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08-21-2012, 02:16 PM   #1
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Please - SIGMA 28-300 3.5-6.3 DG MACRO ?

Anyone can confirm this lens will work with K-30?


08-21-2012, 02:18 PM   #2
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If it this a K-mount , yes

Here the review of it
Sigma 28-300mm F3.5-6.3 DG Macro (AF Lens) Lens Reviews - Sigma Lenses - Pentax Lens Review Database
08-21-2012, 02:25 PM   #3
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QuoteOriginally posted by bobmaxja Quote

it looks like the
Pentax SMC DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED

is a better choice , no ?
08-21-2012, 02:46 PM   #4
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Wow, it's amazing how one seriously disappointed member can bring the scores on a lens down. This is one where you have to read the individual reviews to have any coherent understanding of the lens at all (true on many but not all of the lenses in the review section).

It has more range on the close end which would make it a better walk around lens in that reard but the 55-300 is better thought of and is faster throughoutnits range.

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08-21-2012, 04:55 PM   #5
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I got the DAL 55-300 , I love that lense . Was very good. You can search and many peoples are very happy with that one
08-21-2012, 08:38 PM   #6
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those super zoom has one advantage of a telephoto zoom is that the close focus ability.
with a telephoto zoom usually the minimal focus distance is beyond 1 meter.
but those superzoom usually can got close to 50cm. and once you zoom all the way in, you got pretty decent magnification.
08-22-2012, 01:08 AM   #7
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DA 55-300 it rocks with K-30, love it, some photos ( also with other bodies):
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I had great success with this lens on my K-r in Africa


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