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12-16-2011, 09:17 PM   #1
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DFA 50 mm macro 2.8 lens

Was about to buy DA 40mm for my K-5 now looking into DFA 50mm 2.8 macro..for more in 1 lens macro and good portrait/snapshot/walk around lens also if Pentax ever produces FF camera will be compatable ??reasonable consideration or missing something?

12-16-2011, 09:25 PM   #2
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Well the 40mm limited is an entirely different beast, being tiny and all- so if you need the small size, then it would be a reasonable choice.

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12-16-2011, 09:30 PM   #3
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if size did not matter would the 50 mm macro be a reasonable substitue for the 40 mm pancake meaning it would do all the 40 could do realizing the focal length difference and more ie macro
12-16-2011, 10:13 PM   #4
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...Go for the fitty and just back up a little if you need more in frame,the macro bonus is sweet and so useful.

12-17-2011, 07:30 AM   #5
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thanks anyone else have some suggestions?

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