after the DA 55-300... which lens is "better" ?

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jf_tea
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Re: after the DA 55-300... which lens is "better" ?
In reply to brandrx, 9 months ago

brandrx wrote:

IMO: If the new HD DA 1.4X TC http://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/52975663 is in fact true, and it works properly with the DA*60-250/4 and DA*300/4 lenses then I think either of those two lenses is the way to go.

I suggest that you wait until after CP+ in February before making a decision. We are all hoping that the new Pentax 1.4X is announced then (maybe sooner even).

Ron

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Thanks Ron,

That is a very good tip.

If it really comes out with AF, then, I could also use it with my SMC 200mm f/4 (K serie), which I found to be quite sharper than the DA 55-300 at 200mm.

I guess that this HD DA 1.4X TC with the DA*300 would give 420mm f/5.6, no?

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