smc PENTAX-DA 18-270mm F3.5-6.3 ED SDM
This high-magnification zoom lens offers 15X zoom ratio to cover focal lengths from 27.5mm wide angle to 414mm super telephoto in the 35mm format, while its built-in supersonic AF driving mechanism achieves both smooth, quiet AF operation and a compact, lightweight body.
This lens incorporates two extra-low dispersion (ED) elements in its optics, delivering bright, high-resolution images even at the edges. It is designed with rounded diaphragm blades to produce a smooth, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus rendition), while minimizing the streaking effect of point light sources.
The wide-angle-to-long-telephoto zoom coverage makes this zoom lens extremely versatile and handy, allowing the user to effortlessly capture a wide variety of subjects, ranging from landscapes and snapshots to sports events, without the need to change lenses.
|smc PENTAX-DA 18-270mm F3.5-6.3 ED SDM|
|Lens Mount||PENTAX KAF3 mount|
|Angle of View||76-6° (with PENTAX K-Mount camera body)|
|Lens Construction(group/elements)||16 elements in 13 groups|
|Min. Aperture (f)||F22-45|
|Min. Focusing Distance||0.49m (1.6ft)|
|Diameter & Length (mm)||75.8mm x 89.0mm (3.0” x 3.5”)|
|Weight (g)||453 g (16.0 oz.) w/o hood
469 g (16.5 oz.) w/hood
|Notes||Rounded aperture (from opening to 1.5 step)
7 Diaphragm Blades
Optional Hood PH-RBD62 Available
Autofocus on K10D and later bodies (manual focus on other PENTAX DSLRs)