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02-10-2007, 08:11 AM   #1
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SMC P-FA 100-300mm f/4.5-5.6

SMC P-FA 100-300mm f/4.5-5.6 - anyone own this one? I did not see it in the database, have chance to buy one for $100, worth it?

Anyone with sample images from this lens? Checked PBase, 13 photos, looks like scanned, can't really tell the quality.


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The FA version of this lens feature power zoom, so go for it if you need it. Here's the database entry: I've actually heard that it's not the sharpest thing around...

If you don't need power zoom, I'd recommend the FA80-320 F4.5-5.6, which I've used extensively and found to be a great performer.

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Thank you very much Mo! Not sure how I missed that link at the top of FA page "SMC Pentax-FA Zooms"


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