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Pentax 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW FA* Prime Lens

Pentax 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW FA* Prime Lens

Product Code: 5241072G

D Pentax-D FA* 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW – a new-generation, high performance prime lens designed for high resolution imaging for next generation camera s. A wide aperture of f/1.4 offers sharp, defined results and beautiful bokeh filled backgroun

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We Love

  • 9 blade round diaphragm delivers beautiful bokeh
  • Aperture of f/1.4
  • Classic 50mm on full frame
  • Perfect portrait lens (76.5mm) when used on an APS-C sized sensor
  • Improved ultrasonic motor

HD Pentax-D FA* 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW Summary

Aim for the best you can get with the Pentax HD Pentax-D FA* 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW K Mount lens. The Pentax * (star) series is designed for optimal performance for high resolution digital camera s.

The 50mm focal length is a classic – versatile and a must for any enthusiasts lens collection, offering great low lifght performance and allowing for pin-sharp portraits courtesy of the f/1.4 aperture.

  • f/1.4 offers incredible sharpness and depth of field
  • Exceptional image performance from the centre to the edge of image
  • Bokeh effect
  • Sharp images even at close distances (minimum focus distance = 0.4m)
  • Aero Bright Coating II reduces flare and ghosting
  • Dustproof, weather resistant construction
  • New ultrasonic motor for quick and quiet focusing

HD Pentax-D FA* 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW Features in detail

Focal length: 50mm (APS-C equivalent = 76.5mm)

Maximum Aperture: f/1.4

Minimum Aperture: f/16

Lens Construction: 15 elements in 9 groups

Mount: KAF4

Minimum focusing distance: 0.4m (1.3ft)

Filter size: 72mm

Number of Diaphragm blades: 9

Lens Hood: PH-RBB72 (included)

Lens Cap: O-LC72 (included)

Lens Case: S100-140

Weight: 910g / (With Hood) 955g

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Offer Category: Camera Lenses
Offer Product Type: Pentax Lenses K mount
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Our Verdict

The Pentax * (Star) series of lenses promise uncompromising image performance, placing them at the top of the Pentax range, with all elements built to maximise image quality when paired with new-generation, high-resolution DSLRs.

This lens features robust build quality -  being both dustproof and weather resistant means this lens is designed to withstand wear and tear.

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  • Like New – The equipment is in a condition as if you have just bought it from the manufacturer. The item is still considered to be ‘Like New’ even without the original packaging. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect working order.
  • Excellent – The equipment should be close to being ‘Like New’ but there may be some small cosmetic blemishes that lower its grade. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect excellent order.
    • Cameras – Should have no marks on the LCD screen
    • Lenses – Should have no marks on the elements or dust within the lens
  • Very Good – The equipment may have some slight cosmetic wear to the paintwork and cosmetic blemishes  with only light signs of use and the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – The LCD screen may have small signs of wear that does not affect its display
    • Lenses – The mount of the lens will start to show signs of wear
  • Good – The equipment is showing more obvious signs of cosmetic wear and blemishes, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen may have scratches or wear that is starting to affect the display.
    • Lenses – May have slight dust inside that does not affect images. The mount shows signs of use.
  • Well Used – The equipment will show significant signs of wear. The paintwork will be coming away in large areas exposing the metal work, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen is heavily worn either by de-lamination or has scratches to it. Rubber grips are starting to come away from the body.
    • Lenses – The lens has dust inside that may affect images. The rubber zoom/focus ring is coming away from the barrel of the lens.

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