Pentax DA 16-50mm F2.8 ED AL SDM Wide Angle Zoom Lens

Pentax Updated: 2008-10-01 RSS
Pentax DA 16-50mm F2.8 ED AL SDM Wide Angle Zoom Lens

The smc PENTAX-DA* 16-50mm f/2.8 ED AL[IF]SDM wide angle zoom lens delivers the highest level of optical quality and includes SDM technology for fast, accurate, quiet focus. Bringing together advanced optical technologies, including aspherical elements, special optical-glass elements and original lens coatings, these new interchangeable lenses are superior to any existing lens series in terms of contrast, clarity and edge-to-edge sharpness.

Lens mount: PENTAX KAF2 mount

Lens construction: 15 elements in 12 groups

Angle of view: 83° - 31.5° (when used with PENTAX Digital SLR camera body)

Diaphragm control: Automatic

Number of aperture blades: 9

Minimum aperture: F22

Metering system: TTL open-aperture metering

Minimum focusing distance: 0.98 ft (0.3m)

Filter size: 77mm

Maximum magnification: 0.21X

Dimensions (diameter x length): 3.3 x 3.9 inches (84 x 98.5mm)

Weight (w/o hood): 19.9 oz. (565g)

Weight (with hood): 21.2 oz. (600g)