SMC 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED DA series zoom lens compliments a standard zoom lens perfectly with its 55-300mm focal length, equivalent to a 82.5-450mm on a 35mm format. The lens features ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) elements and Pentaxs Super Protect (SP) coating to ensure that the front elements repel dirt, dust, grease and fingerprints. There are a total of 6-blades forming the aperture diaphragm while the lens construction includes a total of 12 elements arranged in 8 groups.
From the standard to the long shot, the smc PENTAX DA 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED offers true versatility in a compact design for a variety of photographic situations. It is an ideal lens for photographers wanting a reasonably priced, high quality, telephoto zoom lens with extra zoom ability. It is also the ideal companion lens for camera kits that already contain a standard range zoom lens.
This extreme telephoto range zoom lens is ideal for moderate to long shots.
Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass offers superior sharpness with minimal chromatic aberration.
Developed specifically 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 focal length is equivalent to 82.5mm to 450mm in the 35mm format.