SMC Pentax-DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited Lens

SMC Pentax-DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited: Features

The diminutive SMC Pentax-DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited weighs a very modest 130g, comprises 6 elements in 5 groups and has a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 107mm. This is very close to the traditional film 100/105mm lenses that are extremely popular as general short telephotos and portrait lenses. This 70mm lens, designed for the digital SLRs, is much more compact and machined out of aluminium to a very high standard.

A special extending lens hood, also in high grade aluminium, at first seems to be part of the lens but can be removed and 49mm screw filters can then be fitted. The lens design harks back to the M series days in that distance scales are viewed through a cut out. Depth of Field markings are also provided. The engraving of all the various markings is absolutely superb. The lens cap, again aluminium, is a generously deep push-on design that is lined with black plush velvet. There is no tendency for this to fall off.

There is no aperture ring on this lens, in common with most of the DSLR lens range. As befits a high end lens, a proper bayonet rear cap is provided rather than the push on transit type that comes with the kit lenses.

By: Johanath 9 days ago
The main purpose of proving live chat facility is to serve and guide all students and our unique customers. With that they can get positive information about best assignment service online and also get more information about payments methods, delivery methods as well.

Add your message

Login required
Please login here or if you've not registered, you can register here. Registering is safe, quick and free.

photodo Stats

1102 lenses
428 MTF tests
74 in-depth        photodo reviews
100+ users join each day

Help the lens community by reviewing or rating a lens today via our lens search