Maybe a silly question on wide-angle lens

Started Dec 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
viking79 Forum Pro • Posts: 14,137
Re: Maybe a silly question on wide-angle lens

airat wrote:

Pentax has DA* 16-50mm F2.8

I wonder why there is no wide-angle fast prime lens: 15mm is F4, 21mm is F3.2.

Wide angle and fast is sort of a specialty area, and one where you are better served by a larger sensor.

Sure, an 11-16mm f/2.8 or something would be really nice, but we never saw one and Tokina never brought that one to Pentax.  I was hoping for DA* version of it or something.


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