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08-30-2009, 08:21 PM   #1
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i need help with lenses..

i was wondering, i saw some lenses that have like SMC FA <- does the FA mean focus automatic? and M manual? i know they are other abreviations can anyone tell me them or help me find a thread on this site that explains it please?? sorry about this.
also what lenses work with pentax? and how can i know it will work with my camera?

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above , you would see reviews, click on it and choose either Pentax lenses or 3rd party lenses. those are lists of lenses that are made for Pentax.

FA means 2nd generation autofocus lens. the first generation is indicated with the letter "F" lens. K lens is manual first generation, M 2nd generation Manual, A lens means auto-aperture control lens.
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There are two excellent resources for this sort of information.....
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thank you so much : )


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