Metabones Speed Booster for Pentax K lenses?

Started Apr 14, 2013 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
KentG Veteran Member • Posts: 4,285
Re: Nikon speedbooster

You are missing the entire point of the adapter. There are less Pentax users on the planet than Canon and Nikon by a large margin. Its not the number of lenses available but the number of users available to buy it. They probably did a demographic study pinpointing how many NEX users had both a NEX and a DSLR system and which one. Also what kind of lenses NEX owners would like to be able to mount. And I am betting that in Europe Contax, Zeiss and Alpa were on the radar due the the high overall quality of their lenses (I was an Alpa shooter once upon a time).

They are not looking to sell these to people who would go out and buy a certain brand of lens to mount, but instead to people who already have the brand of lens they want to mount.

Kent Gittings

 KentG's gear list:KentG's gear list
Pentax K-5 II Pentax K-5 IIs Pentax K-S1 Sigma 50-150mm F2.8 EX DC APO OS HSM Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM +1 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
ET2
ET2
ET2
ET2
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow