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Installing EF-S 55-250mm Lens on Canon T7

Canon T7 and EF-S 18-55mm Lens

Canon T7 and EF-S 18-55mm Lens

Do I need a lens adaptor to install a Canon EF-S 55-250mm lens on my Canon T7?

Hi Kevin!

Thanks for asking about compatibility of an EF-S lens on the Canon APS-C "crop" sensor, Rebel t7 camera. The T7 has a smaller sensor and will accept all EF and EF-S lenses, including the EF-S 55-250mm without an adapter. See my posts on the website about adapters for Canon R mirrorless cameras as well as the compatibility lens/camera post link below.

Larger, full frame Canon DSLR cameras can only accept the larger EF lenses that are built with a larger image circle to project light to cover the entire sensor.

Here are two articles that you'll find very helpful.
EF versus EF-S
Canon Lens Compatibility Guide

The Canon t7, as well as all the other "t" series, the Canon "SL", and 7D cameras all will accept the 55-250mm lens. That's a great, affordable lens for shooting sports and wildlife.

Mounted on the t7 camera body, the 55-250mm lens gives you an equivalent view as an 88-400mm lens would on a full frame camera.

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