Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
03-06-2011, 05:06 PM   #1
Veteran Member
mediaslinky's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Florida
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 377
Just ordered the DA 35mm f2.4

Happy Birthday to me... The "Plastic Wonder".

Pretty stoked about it. It will be the perfect shoot-around-the-house lens for candids (and more). It's currently on sale at B&H for $210. Free shipping.

I am a very budget minded Pentaxian. This will be the first new lens I've ever owned, and the second auto focus lens (after the kit lens). I'm looking forward to trying it out.

slinky

03-06-2011, 05:38 PM   #2
Veteran Member




Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Central Kentucky
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 1,415
Happy Birthday, Be sure to post some images when you have time to play.

It also pleases me than I am not the cheap butt here.
03-06-2011, 07:22 PM   #3
New Member
yongkun's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 9
Very good buy, i love mine. Just that nowadays i have been using my Tamron 28-75 more. But the 35mm is the best value for performance lens among all pentax lens!
03-06-2011, 07:45 PM   #4
Pentaxian
Wheatfield's Avatar

Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: The wheatfields of Canada
Posts: 10,065
I'm very interested in reading what you like (and don't like) about it. I'm rather a standard lens junkie, so anything in that FL range is of interest to me.

03-13-2011, 06:46 PM   #5
Veteran Member
mediaslinky's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Florida
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 377
Original Poster
I wanted to post a couple of quick pics from the lens. Just running on full auto, snapping some shots. Straight JPG with some noise reduction on.



Camera Pentax K-x
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/2.4
Focal Length 35 mm
ISO Speed 2500

Pretty thin DOF wide open.



Camera Pentax K-x
Exposure 0.025 sec (1/40)
Aperture f/2.4
Focal Length 35 mm
ISO Speed 3200
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
da 35mm, k-mount, lens, pentax lens, slr lens
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Just ordered my K-x! :D TexasLangGenius Pentax DSLR Discussion 11 11-24-2010 10:08 AM
Just ordered my K-r... bwDraco Pentax K-r 25 11-12-2010 09:09 PM
Ordered my K5 FunkyMonk Pentax K-5 2 11-04-2010 07:56 PM
Kx is ordered Silly Goose Pentax DSLR Discussion 11 01-04-2010 05:31 PM
Ordered my K7 Crepusculum Pentax DSLR Discussion 7 09-16-2009 08:29 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:05 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top