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01-28-2014, 10:20 AM   #16
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maybe the K28 & K35 were the first Ltd series lenses...

01-30-2014, 04:24 AM   #17
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I think 35 and 50 are too close for a two lens set. I'm sure the M35f2.8 is a very good lens but the Pentax fast fifties are exceptional and offer large apertures. This is a must have imo.

FWIW - I live in Taiwan and I have a cabinet full of Pentax lenses if you change your mind. Some are off limits of course.
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The f/3.5 k-mount Pentax wide-angles are extremely sharp wide open. The K 28mm is better than the M, but not because it's sharper, but is also much bigger and heavier. The K 35/3.5 is also superb. The 35mm choices in the M series are f/2 and f/2.8, both are quite rare but the f/2 is very good indeed. If you can get one, that would be my recommendation. 35mm will rule out any really wide shots, but I find 35mm a much more useable focal length in general.

I would also recommend fitting a small 50mm lens in too, perhaps an M 50/1.7. It won't add much space or weight to your kit and will give you much more flexibility.

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