some pincushion and barrel distortion, slight curvature of focal plane, some colour fringing
"...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 previous one that had a focal length of a maximum of 55mm. Before getting into details of the bigger brother, I feel there are still some question marks that have to be straightened out.
How can there be more than one kit lens, and why would you need a second one?
I will not mention other brands, but what I know about Canon ..."
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"...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 difference between using this lens and using the standard kit lens (18-55).
I got this lens just before Christmas and so I have only had it for around a month, but I have been really impressed with its capability. ..."
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