This ultra-thin, super-lightweight pancake design is the perfect carry-anywhere lens, offering a meticulous finish and outstanding image rendition. With precision and high-performance optics, this robust lens measures only one inch in length and weighs a mere 4.9 ounces. With a minimal focusing distance of 7.9 inches and versatile angle of view, you get natural images with a moderate perspective or an expanded depth of field. It’s the ideal lens for many types of subjects and special occasions, from snapshots to landscapes to architecture to interiors.
With a rounded diaphragm at wide apertures, its improved unique design incorporates high-grade aluminum construction with treatments of both SP (Super Protect) and the PENTAX-original high-grade, multi-layer HD (High Definition) coating.
High-grade HD coating assures higher light transmittance and lower reflectance than conventional multi-layer coatings. Get sharper, clear images free of flare and ghosting, even under adverse lighting conditions and backlight.
Upgraded with a round diaphragm at a wide aperture for optimal optic performance and gorgeous bokeh effects.
Uniquely crafted lens barrel, lens hood and cap with a stand-out shape, made from high-grade aluminum.
Designed exclusively for PENTAX digital SLR cameras.
The PENTAX-original SP (Super Protect) coating repels dust, water and grease to keep your lens clean and your image quality at its peak.
The PENTAX-original Quick-Shift Focus System allows instant switching from autofocus to manual focus operation.
The floating mechanism is designed to adjust the degree of aberration compensation in relation to the focusing distance, assuring high-quality image reproduction over the entire focusing range.