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What is the filter size of the fixed 30xIS Canon Zoom Lens found on the PowerShot SX55IS?

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Related, if not quite a duplicate: What is an appropriate set of filters for a Canon PowerShot SX30 IS?. In particular, see drewbenn's answer for a link to the adapter you'll need to mount any filters at all. –  Philip Kendall Feb 7 at 21:23

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Confirmed. The Canon Powershot SX500 IS doesn't have filter threads.

However this adapter has a few good reviews on amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Lens-Filter-Adapter-Canon-SX500/dp/B00A9HJ50U

Rather than using threads, it relies on friction fit to the concentric ridges inside the end of the lens.

This adapter uses 52mm filters, BTW.

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Based on the image below there doesn't seem to be any filter threads on the end of the lens barrel.

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