(as of Sep 22,2021 04:52:47 UTC – Details)
The HD PENTAX-DA ★ 16-50mm F2.8ED PLM AW represents Pentax’s top of the line STAR series, combining exceptional imaging power and image rendition with outstanding operability and environment- resistant performance which compensates various aberrations to a minimum and delivers sharp, clear images.
The PLM Pulse motor provides high speed focusin. This zoom lens incorporates a newly designed optical system which features a lighter, more compact focus-lens group. By driving this focus-lens group with an advanced PLM (Pulse Motor), it assures smooth, high-speed autofocus operation with minimized operational noise.
Compatible with in body shake reduction of the K series DSLR cameras. The Pentax digital SLR camera K series is equipped with in-body shake reduction SR / SR II. Any lens compatible with the K-series camera can benefit from image stabilization
The rounded aperture blades provide a pleasing bokeh of light particles and does not become polygonal, achieving a natural and beautiful bokeh.
The dust-proof and weater resistant quality of the HD PENTAX-DA ★ 16-50mm F2.8ED PLM AW provides exceptiional performance even in the most demanding shooting conditions — in rain or mist, or at locations prone to splashing water.
Pentax’s orginal, Super Protect coating (SP) is applied to the front element of the lens to ensure oil, dust, moisture droplets are minimized and can be easliy revmoved.
With a minimum focusing distance of 0.3m, the HD PENTAX-DA ★ 16-50mm F2.8ED PLM AW lens offers flexibiity in a variety of shooting situations, such as everyday snapshots, landscapes, close-ups, etc.
The conveinent Quick shift focusing system allows for AF fine tune adjustment without removing the lens from its Auto Focus setting
Enhance KAF4 Electromagnetic diaphram control, Compatible with PENTAX K-3 Mark III, K-3 II, K-3, KP, K-70, K-50, K-S2, K-S1, K-1 Mark II, and K-1. Please update the firmware to the latest version to properly use. When mounted on K-1 Mark II and K-1, images can be captured only in crop mode because the camera’s image circle is exclusively designed for APS-C format.
[What’s in the box] Lens body, lens hood PH-RBN77, lens cap O-LC77, lens case HS120-150, lens mount cap K.