Creative Studio

User Guide: Lenses

What does the Creative Studio provide?

4 Lenses are available for use inside of our Creative Studio and may be requested during your use of the space.

Canon EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens

General purpose zoom lens with image stabilization

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens

General purpose zoom lens, L-series (pro line, offers better optics, faster capture, dust/moisture resistant), macro, image stabilization, fixed aperture through zoom.

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Lens

Sharp lens. Fixed length and wide aperture, good for low-light indoor photography, full-body portraits.

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Canon

Wide angle, low-light with the f/1.8, good for landscape photography uses, close up work and artistic angles.


Books: 770 in our Nonfiction Area will cover basics of digital photography and lenses.

LinkedIn Learning is accessible with your Elmhurst Library Card and provides thousands of video training tutorials for a number of interests, including photography and lighting.

Kanopy also offers Video Courses on camera lenses and photography, these are accessible with your Elmhurst Public Library card.


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