Ultra-Wide-Angle Zoom Lens

Canon RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

Enjoy more creative freedom thanks to this small, light RF lens that offers a wide zoom range. With close focusing and powerful image stabilisation, it’s perfect for sweeping landscapes and video.

Discover new creative possibilities offered by this compact and lightweight RF 15-30mm zoom lens, designed to bring out the best in your photography.


    Get the bigger picture

    Sweeping vistas that are bigger and better


    Explore buildings and skies

    Look up and capture architecture and more


    Shot in the city

    Capture your best travel memories

Super-smooth filming

A flexibly wide view with 5.5-stop IS for handheld shooting

  • IS ON

  • IS OFF

Be a vlogging hero

With its powerful 5.5-stop Image Stabilizer1 for handhold shooting and an incredible wide-angle range, the RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM makes a superb vlogging lens.
RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

Zoom out, capture more

With its super-flexible 15-30mm focal length range, the RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM offers more scope for creativity, both wide and close.

  • 15mm

  • 24mm

  • 30mm


Go Wide

At 15mm the zoom brings you a completely new view of the world, with crazy perspectives and wide-open views that will encourage your creative side.
RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM


Go Close

In manual focus mode, a new world of close-up awaits. Get extraordinary levels of detail right up to 12.8cm (0.52x) with remarkable sharpness.
RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

Advanced image stabilisation

A 5.5-stop Optical Image Stabilizer1 allows longer shutter speeds to be used for smooth handheld shooting and filming. More stabilisation is on hand with a compatible EOS R series body.

  • Image Stabilizer ON

  • Image Stabilizer OFF

Quiet STM motor

The exceptionally quiet STM (Stepping Motor) focuses quickly when shooting photos and is really quiet for video, so you can capture fast subjects with confidence and film like a pro.
RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

Exceptional sharpness

Thanks to the RF mount, the RF 15-30MM F4.5-6.3 IS STM benefits from a new optical design, with aspherical and precision moulded elements and lens coatings providing exceptional quality images and movies.
RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM


  • 15-30mm focal length

    An ideal landscape, architecture and interiors lens with a flexible and versatile range of focal lengths

  • 5.5-stops Optical Image Stabilizer1

    Offers 5.5-stops of protection against blur from camera shake, for sharp and steady results in low light

  • Aspherical lens element

    Achieve stunning levels of sharpness and detail

  • Focus/Control Ring

    Control focus manually or adjust settings such as ISO, TV or AV without taking your eye off the subject

  • STM motor

    Smooth and near silent focusing with speed and accuracy; perfect for stills as well as video

  • RF mount

    The RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM is compatible with all RF mount cameras, giving the ultimate in lightweight portability



See how the RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM compares to the standard kit zoom

RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

RF 16mm F2.8 STM

RF 16mm F2.8 STM

RF 24-105mm F4-7.1 IS STM

RF 24-105mm F4-7.1 IS STM

Focal Length Range


AF motor Type


Optical2 / Combined IS3

5.5-stops / 7-stops
No Optical IS / 5.5-stops
5-stops / 8-stops

Diaphragm Blades


Special Optics

1 x PMo Aspherical, 2 x UD
1 x PMo Aspherical
3 x Aspherical 1 x UD


Super Spectra
Super Spectra
Super Spectra

Minimum Aperture


Closest Focusing Distance (M)

0.28 (at 15mm) (MF: 0.128)
0.2 (24mm) (MF: 0.13)

Maximum Magnification (X)

0.09 (at 15mm) (MF: 0.52)
0.40 (105mm) (MF: 0.5 @ 24mm)

Filter Size



Approx. 390g
Approx. 165g
Approx. 395g


EW-73E Lens Hood
LP1116 Pouch
EW-65C Lens Hood
LP1014 Pouch
EW-73D Lens Hood LP1116 Pouch

Sample Image Gallery

RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

What’s in the box

Everything you need to capture a wider view of the world.

  • RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

  • Lens Cap E-67 II

  • Lens Dust Cap RF

  • User’s Manual kit

Related accessories

  • Lens Hood EW-73E

    Prevent stray light from entering a lens, keeping unwanted glare from affecting your photos.
  • Lens Cap E-67 II

    Protects lens when it's not in use; Made from tough, water-resistant material; Lightweight and portable.
  • RF 15-30MM F4.5-6.3 IS STM


    Lens Dust Cap RF

    Protects your Canon lens when it's not being used.
  • RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    Lens Soft Case LP1116

    Protective soft case for selected RF lenses.
  • RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    PL-C B 67mm Circular Polarising Filter

    The polarizing effect of this filter helps prevent glare from your shoots, whilst providing greater clarity for better results.
  • RF15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    67mm Protect Lens Filter

    The Canon 67mm Protect Lens Filter is a clear filter that helps to guard your front lens element from dust and scratches.

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    1. Up to 7-stops when using and EOS R series body which features In-Body Image Stabilizer. Both Optical and Combined Image Stabilizers are measured based on CIPA standards.
    2. Measured using CIPA standards.
    3. When used with an EOS R Series camera with an In-Body Image Stabilizer, measuered using CIPA standards.