Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Lens

October 13, 2013 - Comment

The Canon EF-S 55-250 mm lets you frame the action discreetly thanks to the silent lens motor and optical stabilisation. Although it’s light for its range, this zoom delivers smooth results on its various focal lengths. It consists of 15 elements in 12 groups and a low dispersion UD element and Super Spectra treatment to

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The Canon EF-S 55-250 mm lets you frame the action discreetly thanks to the silent lens motor and optical stabilisation. Although it’s light for its range, this zoom delivers smooth results on its various focal lengths. It consists of 15 elements in 12 groups and a low dispersion UD element and Super Spectra treatment to correct colour and image distortions.
The EF-S 55-250 mm a manual focus ring for quick adjustments.

General:

Length : 11.12 cm

Diameter : 7 cm

Weight : 375 g

Lens System:

Type : Telephoto zoom lens

Special Functions : Tele, zoom

Intended For : Digital SLR

Focal Length : 55 mm – 250 mm

Lens Aperture : F/4.0-5.6

Minimum Aperture : F/22 – f/32

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera : 88 – 400mm

Optical Zoom : 4.5 x

Magnification : 0.29

Image Stabiliser : Optical

Min Focus Distance : 85 cm

Focus Adjustment : Automatic, manual

Zoom Adjustment : Manual

Max View Angle : 27.8 degree(s)

Min View Angle : 6.25 degree(s)

Lens Construction : 12 group(s) / 15 element(s)

Filter Size : 58 mm

Diaphragm Blades : 7

Lens Coating : Super Spectra coating

Mounting Type : Canon EF-S

Features : UD glass, Stepping Motor (STM) technology

Miscellaneous:

Included Accessories : Dust cap, lens cap

(free converter plug included if required)

Product Features

  • for Canon SLR camera
  • 1 year warranty

Comments

No Crisis says:

Great lens I just got this lens a day or two ago, so I cannot say much in detail. I use it with a kit (also bought recently) where it perfectly supplements the kit lens. I need the whole bundle for primarily making small videos to be used on the internet (YouTube) plus a limited amount of traditional photo tasks, for instance portraits and photos for blogs and websites.The 55-250 lens comes with a nice little instruction guide, which is quite good and useful. For instance it tells that you may put only one filter on the lens at a time (but not why this is so). The lens is only slightly heavier (less light) than the kit lens but it feels solid. The all-plastic design seems to be possible today and therefore it is used. If the use of plastic materials had been as developed and advanced 30 years ago, they would…

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