The Canon 55-250mm has an average review score of 82%

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Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS (Tested)
Multiple user reviews on slrgear.com
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89

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS
The Canon EF-S 55-200mm is equivalent to a 88-400mm lens on a film camera. This makes it a great all-round telephoto lens that’s capable of capturing the action even when it’s a long way away; football, rugby and cricket matches are good examples, as well as most types of motorsports. It should also prove ideal for fans of wildlife photography, and would make an ideal portrait lens – its shortest focal length, equivalent to 88mm, is ideal for producing flattering facial perspec...
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80

Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS - Review / Test Report
The full in-depth review from photozone.de
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77