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Designed for zooming in to capture distance shots. Has a range from 55 to 250mm and has a maximum aperture of 4.0 to 5.6.

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Pros

It comes at an affordable price point for the features

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It provides very sharp, crisp images

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It is small and light so you can easily take it with you and it doesn’t attract too much attention

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Cons

It has a plastic mount instead of a metal one

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The autofocus is slow

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It does not work perfectly in low light

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The Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS II Telephoto Zoom Lens is designed for zooming in to capture distance shots. It has image stabilization, a UD lens element and numerous additional features. This lens has a range from 55 to 250mm and has a maximum aperture of 4.0 to 5.6. It was designed to be light, small and affordable. 

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Features

  • Focal length and maximum aperture: 55-250mm F/4-5.6
  • 12 elements In 10 groups, including one UD-glass element
  • Focus adjustment: DC motor, gear-driven (front focusing design)
  • Closest focusing distance: 3.6 Ft./1.1m
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will this Canon lens work on the Rebel EOS T3?

    Yes

  • Do the IS and IS II versions differ in quality?

    The IS II has better image stabilization than the IS.

  • Does this lens require a hood?

    It does provide extra bump protection.

  • Will this lens work on a Canon 6D digital camera?

    It is designed to work with all Canon digital EOS cameras.

  • Will this lens work on the Cannon EOS M that has an adapter?

    Yes.

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