SMC 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL WR DA series zoom lens covers the standard focal length of 18-55mm (equivalent to 27.5-84.5mm on a 35mm format) making the lens ideally suitable for most everyday photography needs. The weather resistant construction of the lens encompasses a total of 11 elements arranged in 8 groups and comes with Pentaxs Super Protect (SP) coating plus aspherical elements. It has a 6-blade aperture diaphragm and a fast aperture of f/3.5-5.6.
This lens blends versatility with affordability, giving the casual photographer a broader canvas without having to carry a multitude of lenses. Great wide-angle capability with a standard 3X zoom range.
The smc PENTAX DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL II features the ideal standard zoom focal range for a wide range of shooting applications.
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 27mm - 82.5mm in the 35mm format.
Improved resolution takes full advantage of the high-resolution sensors in modern PENTAX digital SLR cameras.
Aspherical elements help to compensate for spherical aberration.
Developed specifically for PENTAX digital SLR cameras.