Pentax 06 Telephoto Zoom Lens for Q-Series Cameras has a focal length of 15-45mm (35mm format equivalent of 83-249mm), essentially offering a telephoto reach in a small package. The lens comes with Pentaxs Super Protect (SP) coating, has 2 ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) elements and 1 Super-low Dispersion glass element. It has a total of 14 elements arranged in 10 groups, a fast maximum aperture of f/2.8 and an angle of view of 29 ? - 9.9 ?.
The PENTAX 06 Telephoto Zoom lens for the Q-series cameras is perfect for zooming in on that great shot from afar. Since the focal-length range is directly linked to the PENTAX 02 Standard Zoom lens, the photographer can enjoy seamless zoom coverage from wide angle to telephoto by combining these two lenses.
15mm-45mm focal length (83mm-249mm in 35mm format)
The PENTAX 06 TELEPHOTO ZOOM lens for Q-series cameras covers focal lengths between 15mm-45mm, or 83mm-249mm in 35mm format, and a maximum aperture of F2.8 throughout its entire zoom range. Since the focal-length range is linked to that of the PENTAX 02 STANDARD ZOOM lens, the photographer can enjoy seamless zoom coverage from wide angle to telephoto by combining these two lenses.
Super-compact and ultra-lightweight
This lens is super-compact and ultra-lightweight by design, measuring in a 2.2 inches in length and 2.0 inches in diameter, and weighing in at a mere 3.2 ounces. This extremely compact, light lens is designed to enhance ease of carrying and maneuverability. Also, by turning the zoom ring to click-stop storage maker, the front portion of the lens can be retracted and locked into the lens barrel, further reducing overall length.
Super Protect (SP) coating
Super Protect (SP) coating is applied to the front surface of the optics to block dust and dirt.
Two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and one super-low dispersion glass element
In order to optimize exceptional image rendition, this zoom lens incorporates two ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and one super-low dispersion glass element in its optics to effectively compensate for chromatic aberration over the entire zoom range.
Quick-Shift focus system
The Quick-Shift focus system allows for instant switching to manual focus operation after the subject is captured in focus by the cameras AF system.
Optional hood accessory (sold separately)
A round shaped plastic lens hood accessory, PH-RBA 40.5, (sold separately) is available for exclusive use with the PENTAX-06 TELEPHOTO ZOOM lens.