Fujifilm announced the Fujinon XF 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR for the X-series interchangeable lens system cameras. The lens offers weather sealing at 20 spots, thus protecting it from splashes and dust. An image stabilizer (5 stops) is on offer. The lens has High Transmittance Electron Beam Coating (HT-EBC) on the entire surface to reduce ghosting and flare. It measures 75.7mm in diametre and is 97.8mm long at the wide-end and 158mm at the telephoto end. The lens weighs around 490g and the filter thread is 67mm.