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Pentax HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens for Pentax K Mount

Pentax HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens for Pentax K Mount
Brand: Pentax
Model: HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens
Mount: Pentax K
Category: SLR Lenses
Price Range: Mid-Range
Skill Level: Professional
Key Features
K-Mount Lens / APS-C Format
24.5-76.5mm (35mm Equivalent)
Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
Extra-Low Dispersion Glass
PLM Advanced Pulse Autofocus Motor
HD Multicoating
SP Super Protect Resistance Coating
Minimum Focus Distance: 11.8"
Dustproof, Weather-Resistant Design
Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
Released on Jun 18, 2021
Embark on a photographic journey with the Pentax HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens, a versatile and high-performance zoom lens designed for Pentax K-mount DSLRs. With a focal length range equivalent to 24.5-76.5mm in full-frame terms, this lens covers everything from sweeping landscapes to intimate portraits with exceptional clarity and detail.

At its core, the lens features extra-low dispersion glass elements, meticulously crafted to minimize chromatic aberrations and ensure crisp, true-to-life images throughout the zoom range. Whether you're capturing the vibrant hues of a sunset or the intricate details of a subject up close, expect nothing short of breathtaking results.

What sets this lens apart is its bright f/2.8 maximum aperture, allowing for stunning depth of field control and excellent low-light performance. From beautifully blurred backgrounds to tack-sharp subjects, the possibilities are endless, making it an ideal choice for both indoor and outdoor shooting scenarios. Furthermore, Pentax has equipped this lens with PLM (Pulse Motor) autofocus technology, delivering swift and precise focusing with virtually no noise. Whether you're capturing fast-moving subjects or shooting video, you can trust the autofocus to keep up with the action every time.

Designed to withstand the elements, the HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens features weather-resistant construction, ensuring reliability even in challenging weather conditions. So whether you're exploring the great outdoors or navigating bustling city streets, you can shoot with confidence, knowing your gear is up to the task.

In summary, the Pentax HD-DA 16-50mm f/2.8ED PLM AW Lens is a true workhorse that delivers outstanding optical performance, versatility, and durability. Whether you're a seasoned professional or an enthusiast photographer, this lens is sure to elevate your photography to new heights, allowing you to capture the world around you with precision and beauty.

Compatible with:
Pentax K-3 II Pentax K-3 III Pentax K-3 III Monochrome Pentax K-70 Pentax K-S2 Pentax KF Pentax KP
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Released On May 10, 2015
Skill Level: Professional | Mount: Pentax K
The HD PENTAX D FA 150-450mm f/4.5-5.6 DC AW Lens is a powerhouse telephoto zoom designed for Pentax DSLRs, offering an impressive focal length range of 225-675mm equivalent when used on APS-C cameras. Crafted with advanced optical technology, this lens ensures exceptional image quality across its entire zoom range. Thanks to the inclusion of extra-low dispersion glass elements, chromatic aberrations and distortions are minimized, resulting in sharp and clear images with excellent edge-to-edge sharpness. The lens is also equipped with HD coatings to reduce reflections and flare, enhancing contrast and color accuracy. Additionally, a Super Protect coating shields the front and rear element
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