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10-18-2010, 01:23 AM   #1
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[langtitle=it]Smc 300/ 4 a*[/langtitle]

What about this lens on digital ?

It is better consider the new 55-300 da ?

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If you're comparing it to a new lens, the equivalent would be the SMC Pentax-DA* 300mm F4 ED [IF] SDM.

Some people prefer the DA*200/2.8 and a 1.5x teleconverter, which provides a little more flexibility whilst retaining the same aperture (f4 at 300mm)
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yes thanks but I am trying experiences or owners of this specific lens
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I had both lenses (as well as the DA*300mm) and did some fairly serious testing. The resolution, color rendering and contract delivered by the A* 300mm was markedly superior to the DA zoom at 300mm. (The DA* blew them both away.)

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