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05-05-2012, 07:36 AM   #1
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Help - old lens to be used in my K-X

Hi, I am new to photography and I own a Pentax K-X. Now I got the Pentax SMCP-FA 28-90mm f/3.5-5.6 35mm Zoom and donīt know how to use it in my new camera. Besides that, I am thinking of purchasing a Pentax SMCP-FA 50mm f/1.4. Will I need an accessory to use it in my camera? If so, where should I buy it through internet? Thanks a lot for all help and the nice place to discuss about photography.

05-05-2012, 08:12 AM   #2
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Any F, FA, or FA J lens should work with the K-x. Make sure you have the aperture ring set to the 'A' position.
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These FA lenses work just like current DA lenses, with full automation.

The 50mm is even still in production

Pentax Normal SMCP-FA 50mm f/1.4 Autofocus Lens 20817 B&H Photo

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05-05-2012, 01:35 PM   #4
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Thanks so much for all your help. I did what you all said and it is working perfectly. Did not know it would be that easy. Thanks again.


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