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

Because of its variety of uses, telephoto lenses are in-demand for photographers and photography enthusiasts. May it be going on a hiking trip, covering a football game, or capturing portraits, this type of lenses enable shooting subjects on longer distances. Canon introduces an affordable addition to its current pool with Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS STM. Since kit lenses are generally from 18-55 mm, you’d have a long range of focal length covered with this lens joining your shooting gear.


Another bonus from this latest Canon 55-250 mm lens is that it delivers superior image quality. There is remarkable image sharpness at any focal length. Distortion is expected from 55-70 mm, albeit mild. This makes the lens a perfect companion for covering events such as sports games, graduation rites, awarding ceremonies, etc. of which you’ll be required to change focal length, every now and then.


Events coverage entails tight framing, capturing subjects in motion and video recording. Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS STM is armed with an improved AF algorithm and a stepping motor. It consistently focuses with accuracy and produces sharp images. Using STM, it focuses quietly and smoothly during movie recording.


The lens barrel and mount is made entirely of polycarbonate plastic which cuts down its cost, but still retaining its quality. This also makes it light and easy to carry anywhere for long hours.


For its price (PhP 13,998, as of posting) and multiple functions, the Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lens is a bargain.

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