Thursday, May 10, 2007
Tamron 18-250mm Lens
The Tamron 18-250mm f3.5-6.3 Di II Macro is currently the lens with the largest zoom rate to date. It has a zoom ratio of 13.9 and it's effective equivilent for an APS-C camera (for which it is specifically designed) would be 27-375mm. It has a suggested street price of $499.
It is compact and light weighing only 15.2 ozs. It has a filter size of 62mm. It is available in the Canon AF, Nikon AF-D, Pentax AF, Samsung AF, Sony/Maxxum AF-D mounts.