Canon 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM

bythom canon 55-200

A kit telephoto zoom lens for the Canon EF-M mount:

  • EF-M mount 
  • automatic/manual focus by wire, internal focus, manual focus override on demand 
  • 17 elements in 11 groups, 1 aspherical, 1 UD element 
  • ?° diagonal angle of view
  • f/22 minimum aperture at 55mm
  • 7-blade rounded aperture diaphragm
  • Image stabilization (3.5 stops CIPA)
  • 52mm filter thread, ET-54B lens hood
  • 39” (1m) minimum focus, 1:4.8 magnification ratio
  • 3.4” (86.5mm) long , 2.4” (60.9 mm) diameter
  • 9.2 ounces (260g) weight
  • Model Number 9517B001
  • US$350
  • Announced June 17, 2014

Note: My sample of this lens is mediocre, no other way to describe it. Acuity isn't terribly great and focus speeds aren't fast. But the optical issues could be due to sample variation.

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