Pentax DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited HD Lens

Pentax DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited HD Lens

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  • Pentax K Mount
  • 105mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/2.4 to f/22
  • Compact Portrait-Length Lens
  • High-Grade Multi-Layer HD Coating
  • Super Protect Lens Coating
  • Quick-Shift Focus System
  • Nine-Blade Diaphragm
Brand: Pentax   |    Code: 00ZPNTX70F2.4DA

The HD PENTAX-DA Limited interchangeable lenses are designed for use with K-mount lens-interchangeable digital cameras. These lenses inherit the distinctive visual description and a premium appearance of the acclaimed PENTAX Limited Lens series, while adding the state-of-the-art HD coating and a round-shaped diaphragm, to deliver even higher digital imaging performance in combination with a K-mount camera body.

Developed based on the Limited Lens series — renowned for the meticulous finish in every detail from the outstanding image rendition to the high-quality, hand-machined aluminum body — these new lenses assure even better optical performance than the original Limited Lens-series models. They are treated with the HD coating, which assures much higher light transmittance than conventional multi-layer coatings to deliver sharp, clear images free of flare and ghost images, even under such demanding conditions as backlight. They also feature a completely round-shaped diaphragm to produce a natural, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus) effect in the foreground and background.

  • Prime portrait-length lens provides a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 105mm, covering a longer-than-normal perspective that is well-suited to portraiture.
  • Compact lens design measures just 1"-thick.
  • High-grade multi-layer HD coating minimizes lens flare and ghosting to enhance contrast and color neutrality.
  • Quick-Shift Focus System enables manual focus control at all times for precise handling that is well-suited to selective focus imagery.
  • Super Protect coating helps to protect the front lens element from dirt and finger marks.

High-grade HD coating for exceptional image rendition

All lenses are treated with HD coating, a high-grade multi-layer lens coating that assures higher light transmittance and lower reflectance than conventional multi-layer coatings. As the result, they produce sharp, clear images free of flare and ghost images, even under such adverse lighting conditions as backlight.

HD stands for High Definition, and signifies the lens’s capacity to reproduce images that excel in transparency, definition, resolution and rendition.

Round-shaped diaphragm for beautiful out-of-focus rendition

All lenses feature a completely round-shaped diaphragm to optimize the performance of their distinctive optics. This diaphragm produces a natural, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus) effect, while minimizing the streaking effect of point light sources.

Premium quality of the Limited Lens-series

While inheriting the design concept of the Limited Lens series, these lenses were designed by combining a series of mechanical and numerical evaluations with human assessment of test-shooting samples to assure the ultimate in image reproduction. Their optical design has been optimized for digital photography to deliver sharp, clear images with outstanding contrast, even at the maximum aperture. In addition, their lens barrel, hood and cap are all made of a high-grade aluminum material, hand-machined for perfect proportions and beautiful texture.

Performance

Focal Length

70mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 105 mm

Aperture

Maximum: f/2.4
Minimum: f/22

Lens Mount

Pentax K

Format Compatibility

Pentax Digital (APS-C)

Angle of View

23°

Minimum Focus Distance

2.3' / 70.1 cm

Maximum Magnification

0.12x

Maximum Reproduction Ratio

1:8.33

Optical Design

6 Elements in 5 Groups

Diaphragm Blades

9

Autofocus

Yes

Physical

Filter Thread

Front: 49 mm

Dimensions (DxL)

63.50 x 25.40 mm

Weight

130 g

 

 

  • Pentax HD Pentax DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited Lens (Silver / Black)
  • Lens Cap
  • Metal Lens Hood
  • Rear Lens Cap (B) for Bayonet Mount Lenses
  • 70mm DA Soft Lens Case
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OVERVIEW

The HD PENTAX-DA Limited interchangeable lenses are designed for use with K-mount lens-interchangeable digital cameras. These lenses inherit the distinctive visual description and a premium appearance of the acclaimed PENTAX Limited Lens series, while adding the state-of-the-art HD coating and a round-shaped diaphragm, to deliver even higher digital imaging performance in combination with a K-mount camera body.

Developed based on the Limited Lens series — renowned for the meticulous finish in every detail from the outstanding image rendition to the high-quality, hand-machined aluminum body — these new lenses assure even better optical performance than the original Limited Lens-series models. They are treated with the HD coating, which assures much higher light transmittance than conventional multi-layer coatings to deliver sharp, clear images free of flare and ghost images, even under such demanding conditions as backlight. They also feature a completely round-shaped diaphragm to produce a natural, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus) effect in the foreground and background.

  • Prime portrait-length lens provides a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 105mm, covering a longer-than-normal perspective that is well-suited to portraiture.
  • Compact lens design measures just 1"-thick.
  • High-grade multi-layer HD coating minimizes lens flare and ghosting to enhance contrast and color neutrality.
  • Quick-Shift Focus System enables manual focus control at all times for precise handling that is well-suited to selective focus imagery.
  • Super Protect coating helps to protect the front lens element from dirt and finger marks.

High-grade HD coating for exceptional image rendition

All lenses are treated with HD coating, a high-grade multi-layer lens coating that assures higher light transmittance and lower reflectance than conventional multi-layer coatings. As the result, they produce sharp, clear images free of flare and ghost images, even under such adverse lighting conditions as backlight.

HD stands for High Definition, and signifies the lens’s capacity to reproduce images that excel in transparency, definition, resolution and rendition.

Round-shaped diaphragm for beautiful out-of-focus rendition

All lenses feature a completely round-shaped diaphragm to optimize the performance of their distinctive optics. This diaphragm produces a natural, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus) effect, while minimizing the streaking effect of point light sources.

Premium quality of the Limited Lens-series

While inheriting the design concept of the Limited Lens series, these lenses were designed by combining a series of mechanical and numerical evaluations with human assessment of test-shooting samples to assure the ultimate in image reproduction. Their optical design has been optimized for digital photography to deliver sharp, clear images with outstanding contrast, even at the maximum aperture. In addition, their lens barrel, hood and cap are all made of a high-grade aluminum material, hand-machined for perfect proportions and beautiful texture.

SPECIFICATIONS

Performance

Focal Length

70mm
Comparable 35mm Focal Length: 105 mm

Aperture

Maximum: f/2.4
Minimum: f/22

Lens Mount

Pentax K

Format Compatibility

Pentax Digital (APS-C)

Angle of View

23°

Minimum Focus Distance

2.3' / 70.1 cm

Maximum Magnification

0.12x

Maximum Reproduction Ratio

1:8.33

Optical Design

6 Elements in 5 Groups

Diaphragm Blades

9

Autofocus

Yes

Physical

Filter Thread

Front: 49 mm

Dimensions (DxL)

63.50 x 25.40 mm

Weight

130 g

 

 

IN THE BOX

  • Pentax HD Pentax DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited Lens (Silver / Black)
  • Lens Cap
  • Metal Lens Hood
  • Rear Lens Cap (B) for Bayonet Mount Lenses
  • 70mm DA Soft Lens Case
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