Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Lens Specifications and Measurements

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Specifications Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Lens
Focal Length Range 55-250mm
APS-C Sensor DSLRs Only? Y
Lenses / Groups 15/12
Angle of View: Diagonal 27° 50' - 6° 15'
Angle of View: Horizontal 23º 20' - 5º 20'
Angle of View: Vertical 15º 40'- 3º 30'
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/4.0-22 / f/5.6-32
Aperture Max by Focal Length 55-63mm = f/4.0
64-99mm = f/4.5
100-154mm = f/5.0
155-250mm = f/5.6
Number of Aperture Blades 7
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 375g
Actual Weight 375g
Lens Hood Weight 30g
In-Use Weight 405g
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 70 x 111.2mm
Measured Size (DxL) 70.9 x 121.3mm
Max Length at Full Extension 176.3mm
Internal Zoom? / Extends with Zoom? N / Y
Zoom Extension Length 54.9mm
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 88.1 x 59.8mm
Lens Length with Hood (Min / Max) 177.05 / 232.64mm
Size of Rings - Zoom / Focus 76mm / 14.5mm
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N
AF Motor Type STM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 255°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N
Distance Info Provided to Camera? Y
Distance Scale? / Type N
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 850mm
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 782mm / 836mm
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.31x
MM with 12mm Extension Tube 0.38-0.05x
MM with 25mm Extension Tube 0.48-0.11x
MM with 250D Closeup Lens 0.23-1.04x
MM with 500D Closeup Lens 0.11-0.66x
Zoom Ring Rotation 75°
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? N / ET-63 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? Y / 3.5 / N
Extender Compatible? N
Case Included? / Type? N / LP1019 Buy ►
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance On APS-C DSLR:
55mm = 3071mm
70mm = 3789mm
100mm = 5470mm
135mm = 7470mm
200mm = 10392mm
250mm = 13071mm
Year Introduced 2013
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