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What does IS stand for?

IS stands for Image Stabilizer (camera lens)

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High-speed image signal processing by dedicated /hardware engine - Support optical image stabilizing function, movie image stabilizer, real-time HDR, JPEG encoding, and RGB-IR as well as various automatic control functions - Simultaneous capturing of still images and movie images by triple scalers, including super-resolution processing - Package: WLCSP and BGA
7-megapixel camera which incorporates Sony's proprietary G Lens and the intelligent BIONZ image-processing engine, Exmor RS sensor, LED flash, HDR (picture/video), image stabilizer and a notable improvement over its predecessor is that is can record 4K Ultra HD video recording (that's twice the vertical and horizontal resolution of 1080p full HD format).
The auto-focus feature and 30X optical zoom are complemented by an automatic image stabilizer to prevent blurring from wind and vibration.
They also offer new motion detection, unattended object detention, Voice Alert and an image stabilizer that corrects for camera vibration.
Canon's new 8*25 IS binoculars, featuring the Tilt-System Image Stabilizer system, are compact, lightweight, and ergonomically designed for better comfort and easier usage.