The Pentax SMC DA 18-250 mm f/ 3.5-6.3 ED AL IF is a rather versatile zoom lens. It features a wide range of equivalent focal lengths of 27.5 - 383 mm in 35 mm format.
Its light weight and compact size are appreciated by travelers and photojournalists.
The lens comes complete with a petal lens hood, preventing flare when shooting against the light. A special internal focusing (IF) mechanism lens provides fast and accurate autofocusing. The non-rotating front lens enables a convenient use of a polarizing filter.
It is ideal for landscape, portrait, sports and wild life photography without changing the lens.
The Pentax SMC DA 18-250 mm f/ 3.5-6.3 ED AL IF pros:
Universal range of focal lengths;
High image quality;
ThePentax SMC DA 18-250 mm f/ 3.5-6.3 ED AL IF cons:
Considerable distortions at 18 mm;
Slightly inconvenient lock button;
With 14x zoom, the lens is ideally suitable for Pentax digital SLR cameras. The lens is rather versatile and can be used for both wide-angle and telephoto photography.
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Posted by: KleoY Date of publication: 22.01.2011