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The Canon 55-250mm IS is what Sherlock Holmes would use!

Advantages: nice zoom, sharp focus, premium feel
Disadvantages: some pincushion and barrel distortion, slight curvature of focal plane, some colour fringing

...Since my previous review about the 18-55 IS lens was very well received, I decided to sort of iterate on that and review little kit lens' bigger brother, the Canon EF-S 55-250 IS lens, which is in fact another kit lens, a sort of continuation of the previ ...

easycom 25.08.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS

Brilliant Lens - Brilliant Price

Advantages: Price, Quality
Disadvantages: None

...I bought this lens to accompany my Canon EOS 450d and it really has been a brilliant purchase. Pick one up on Amazon for well under £200 which is an absolute bargain. It has very good build quality and you really will notice the picture quality differen ...

quininho 28.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS

Sigma 18-250 mm Lens - A Zoom With A View

Advantages: Compact for such a powerful lens. Good build quality. Probably the only size of lens I'll need.
Disadvantages: All zooms are something of a quality compromise.

I’ve always liked having a camera that can have interchangeable lenses, even if I don’t buy (m)any. In the case of my current DSLR (Digital Single Lens reflex) a Nikon D7000, I do actually have two lenses. a) The 18-105 mm ‘standard zoom’ supplied with t ...

BNibbles 01.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma telephoto zoom lens - 18 mm - 250 mm F/3.5-6.3 for Nikon F

Zoom Zoom Zoom... Canon, not Mazda...

Advantages: Zoom, Both Stabilizers, Lock, Design
Disadvantages: Grain, Noise, Auto-Focus

Design At first glance, the Canon EF 70-300mm Telephoto Zoom Lens looks the part in a standard svelte black coating with ritzy gold ring and logo, solid quality rubber grips around the zoom and focus rings. At 480 grams it is also one lightweight mo ...

SirJoseph 23.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 70 mm - 300 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Canon EF

Why 75-300mm?

Advantages: Great focusing length
Disadvantages: Price

Why to chose Canon EF 75-300mm IS lens? Because is long, heavy and expensive. But seriously, the lens is suitable to use exclusively with Canon EOS range of cameras, SLR as well as DSLR (Digital SLR). It works with all new digital SLR including 20D and 30 ...

malekowie 05.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Canon EF zoom lens - 70 mm - 300 mm F/4.0-5.6 for Canon EF