Canon 9517a003aa reviews: Lens

39 customer reviews

This lens is a good all rounder.

£198 – £325 at 3 retailers out of 419 retailers checked

8.8 out of 10 based on 39 reviews.
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david,

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
this lens produces excellent results at all f stops. the IS works perfectly without any noticeable drop in quality. manual focusing is easy. overall an excellent lens. well worth the money.
Bad points:
heavier than I expected but that's a minor point.
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Build Quality 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 26 Dec 2012

Dominique, Namur Quality price simple use

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Very cheap for this type of quality
Fits very well for EOS-450, 500, 550 D or EOS-1000 series
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 8.0
Build Quality 7.0
Value for money 9.0
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5 of 6 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 21 Apr 2011

Jerry, Hanover, NH, USA Am an older amateur

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
This replaced a cracked lens with which I have had several years of great experience.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 9.0
Build Quality 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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1 of 4 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 18 Apr 2011

David, Bracknell

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Excellent price.
Bad points:
Replacing a similar lens which failed after repair. They are inherently faulty due to slip clutch failure. However the price means they are good value.
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 9.0
Build Quality 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 15 Aug 2015

Sheila,

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Excelent value
Bad points:
none
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Build Quality 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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2 of 3 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 11 Jul 2011

ANDREW,

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
For value the lense is good for the normal amateur photographer.
Bad points:
The moving parts feel a bit loose not a firm as you would expect with a more expensive lense.
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 8.0
Build Quality 7.0
Value for money 9.0
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5 of 6 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 03 May 2011

Padraig, Caherdaniel

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Easy to use and well built, it is a nice compact size, and not too heavy, takes lovely pictures even with poo light.
Bad points:
Just a tad costly.
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 9.0
Build Quality 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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5 of 5 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 01 Oct 2011

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