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06-06-2008, 06:35 AM   #16
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if jay the man with all his collection still answer the querry ..to adding to his..

then maybe...




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Yeah, the market value says it's worth $200 if it's in good shape, but you shouldn't just buy it for the market value - if you don't really need it, it's not worth $200 to you.

But a 50mm k 1.2 in E shape? Definitely worth $200 as a fair market price. If it's not in good shape, the price drops fast.

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I'd rather have a SMC-A 50mm 1:1.7.......... Oh wait I do.... nevermind.

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I don't mind getting another one for $200 :P
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If it's the Pentax A or K version, I'd say the price is pretty good, a steal actually
I thought K and A are the Only version in Pentax for 50mm f1.2, no?
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QuoteOriginally posted by vizjerei Quote
I thought K and A are the Only version in Pentax for 50mm f1.2, no?
Correct. No M or later than A.
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there's no excuse not to get the lens, especially at that price. and even if you do not want it, you could probably sell back for a tidy profit. i have an A50 1.2 and it's definitely an interesting lens, but not using it as much as i thought i would. if you would like more resources about the lens, check out my post here
https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-slr-lens-discussion/27090-pentax-5...on-photos.html

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At $200.00 buy the lens. If you find you don't like it or use it, you will be able to sell and get your money back.

market price is a difficult thing to talk about on a large international forum. Depending on where you live, prices can vary widely. I expect a 50 1.2 to cost me $350.00. give or take.

My SMC-M 50 1.4 cost me 140.00, after taxes and shipping. So a $200.00 1.2 would make me jump without hesitation.
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Yes! despite the nay sayers this is a great lens! Check here:
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QuoteOriginally posted by fearview Quote
i think it is a K version not A.

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i already have fa 50mm 1.4 and K 50mm 1.4. i just think that the extra stop maybe useful if me shooting portrait at low light..

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QuoteOriginally posted by vizjerei Quote
I thought K and A are the Only version in Pentax for 50mm f1.2, no?
There might be some other PK mount 50/1.2 lenses, 'cause the original post didn't claim it's a Pentax one ...

But we now know it's a K 50/1.2. I'd offer 201USD (beats the other offers above!) for that if the deal felt through
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