17-70mm lens (Pentax or Tamron advice please)

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Stephen_H Junior Member • Posts: 46
17-70mm lens (Pentax or Tamron advice please)

Hi all

I'm looking at replacing my 18-55 kit lens on my K-50. This 17-70 looks like the perfect replacement, and the reviews on both are favorable.

What are your opinions on the two?

Native or third party? Which is sharpest?  Which focusses better? Which just feels better and gives that warm glow inside?

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Stephen H.
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Pentax K-50 with kit les (sorry) and the beautiful 35 macro limited.

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Pentax K100D Pentax K-50 Pentax smc DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited
Pentax K-50
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