This lens has been mounted on the front of any camera I've owned in the past nine years, due to its versatility and usefulness. From the EX3 through to my large sensor F5, its been by far the most useful bit of kit I've owned.
If a camera is only as good as the glass it's looking through, this lens will more than meet your needs.
The HJ11 is super wide, allowing you to be centimetres from your subject, and yet still capture a very wide range without too much distortion. Regularly serviced by Optical Support in London, this lens is unlikely to find itself shelved any time soon.
The lens has a macro feature, allowing it to shoot ultra-close shots of subjects from millimetres away, and it also has a doubler for capturing things far away.
This kit includes the following: