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Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM Lens

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Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM lens

Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM lens

Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM lens

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Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM MTF Chart

Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM MTF Chart

Optical design

Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Zoom lens

Focusing: Auto Focus (AF)

Lens mounts: Canon EF, EF-S

First year of production: 2003

Optical design: 13/13

Features: Ultra-Sonic Motor
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Average price: $352

Specifications:

Focal lengthMax. apertureMin. apertureBladesMin. Focus (m.)Filter Ø (mm.)Weight (gr/oz)Length (mm/in)
55mm - 200mmf/4.5 - f/5.6f/2261.252310/10,997/3,8

Additional information:

The Canon EF 55-200 mm f/ 4.5-5.6 II USM

  • diagonal angle of view 43°-12°
  • minimum aperture 22-27 (22-29 with 1/3 stop)
  • max. magnification 0.21
  • maximum diameter  70.4 mm
  • equivalent focal length for APS-C cameras  88-320 mm
  • coating optimized for digital cameras
  • micro-type ultrasonic autofocus drive
  • no focus ring
  • front element rotates on focusing
  • compatible hood ЕТ-54
  • compatible case ЕР1016
  • compatibility with all EOS cameras

The Canon EF 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6 II USM hasa faster autofocus speed as compared to its predecessor without index II. This is a light and compact lens with fast autofocusing and a convenient range of focal lengths; it is inexpensive and can be used to complete a kit lens. It was included in the double SRL lens kit.


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Posted by: dv   Date of publication: 14.10.2010


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