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01-03-2018, 08:11 AM   #1
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HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE

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Please, I was wondering if anybody could tell more about this lens? For example, could I use it on my KS-2 and also do some night photography? I noticed that this lens does not have the Infinity scale, however, I guess you can shoot well subjects with some light available, such as the moon, urban landscape and objects...?

Thank you very much for your advices!

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01-03-2018, 08:28 AM   #2
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if you go up to " lenses " above you will find user reviews and " in depth reviews " of various lenses

including this:

HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm F4.5-6.3 PLM WR RE Review - Introduction | PentaxForums.com Reviews

likewise, by going up to " cameras " you will find out info as well as such as

https://www.pentaxforums.com/reviews/pentax-k-s2-review/introduction.html?src=lrdb

these charts are helpful as well

Pentax K-Mount Lenses Explained: The differences between various Pentax lens series

The Pentax Camera Lens Compatibility Chart
01-03-2018, 08:47 AM   #3
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The lens doesn't gather a lot of light, it isn't the best choice for night imaging. You will need to use high iso.
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This lens is optimized for action shooting, with its ultra fast AF. For nighttime shooting I'd recommend a faster lens or a prime.


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