Last updated (26 July’13):
- Review by DigitalPhotographyGear.com
Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS II is a telephoto zoom lens features 55-250mm at focal length with maximum aperture of f/4 to f/5.6. The lens construction has 12 elements in 10 groups, with including one UD-glass element and has diagonal angle of view at 27 degrees (at 50 feet) to 6 degrees (at 15 feet), with APS-C image sensors. Focus adjustment: DC motor, gear-driven (front focusing design), Closest focusing distance at 3.6 feet (0.31x maximum close-up magnification) and has a filter size of 58mm. The Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS lens weighs 13.8 ounces and it measures 2.8 inches in diameter and 4.3 inches long.