PENTAX-DA18-55 - a new "whale" lens

Friday, May 22, 2009

Along with the announcement of new DSLR-Camera K-7 the company announced the Pentax and a couple of new lenses, among which there is a smc PENTAX-DA18-55mmF3.5-5.6AL WR - new secure facilities that are certain to be completed with DSLR-camera Pentax. The lens is a convenient range of focal length, low weight and cost. The body protects its innards from dust and moisture, so you can shoot them in the rain, and fog. Also worth noting special front lens cover, which can easily be cleaned of dirt and moisture.


  • Suitable for cameras with bayonet PENTAX KAF;
  • Constructive Lens: 11 elements in 8 groups;
  • Angle of view: 76 - 29 °;
  • Minimum aperture: F22-F38;
  • The number of petals of the iris: 6;
  • Minimum focusing distance: 0.25 m;
  • Filter diameter: 52 mm;
  • Maximum magnification: 0.34 x;
  • Dimensions (diameter x length): 68.5 x 67.5 mm;
  • Weight: 230 grams;
  • Price: $ 200.