Cheap lightweight lens

Started Oct 9, 2011 | User reviews
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Jarda_Houdek
Jarda_Houdek Contributing Member • Posts: 811
Cheap lightweight lens

I use this lens when travelling light and do not expect to use telephoto a lot. Build quality is fine and subpar AF can be helped by instant manual override - the QSF. Optically it is the worst of current Pentax tele zooms. Still usable, but really not exceptional. But it is cheap and very small and light.

 Jarda_Houdek's gear list:Jarda_Houdek's gear list
Pentax K10D Pentax K-5 Pentax smc DA* 16-50mm F2.8 ED AL (IF) SDM Pentax smc DA 10-17mm F3.5-4.5 ED (IF) Fisheye Pentax smc DA 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED +4 more
Pentax smc DA 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED
Telephoto zoom lens • Pentax KAF • 21567
Announced: Feb 18, 2005
Jarda_Houdek's score
3.0
Average community score
3.5
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum MMy threads