New Canon 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS STM EF-S SLR zoom lens
Canon has a new SLR lens announcement today. They are unveiling the new 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS STM EF-S lens, following up the first two versions of the 55-250 EF-S lens. The lens will have a starting price of $350 on its own, available for pre-order at Adorama. If it inherits the marketing of its predecessor, it may be available in two-lens kits and discounted through Canon combined purchase discounts.
The lens has one UD element, focuses as close as 85cm, has a new six-group lens system, with a 0.29x max-mag on the telephoto end. Circular aperture with seven blades. It will come with a lens cap, a dust cap and the paperwork. The lens weighs around 13 ounces.