Cheap lightweight lens

Started Oct 9, 2011 | User reviews thread
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Jarda_Houdek Contributing Member • Posts: 812
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.

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Pentax K10D Pentax K-5 Pentax K-1 Pentax smc DA* 16-50mm F2.8 ED AL (IF) SDM Pentax smc DA 10-17mm F3.5-4.5 ED (IF) Fisheye +6 more
Pentax smc DA 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED
Telephoto zoom lens • Pentax KAF • 21567
Announced: Feb 18, 2005
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