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Testshots HD Pentax-DA 1:4-5.8 55-300mm ED WR
Lens: HD Pentax-DA 1:4-5.8 55-300mm ED WR Camera: Pentax Kp Photo Location: home 
Posted By: Rense, 04-13-2019, 08:41 AM

I recently acquired a Pentax Kp: my trusted K-5 started to be quirky randomly (well, that's what quirky is, isn't it?) I paid the full price for the body, but the shop - probably all Pentax-selling shops in Europe? - had an action: I got a free HD Pentax-DA 1:4-5.8 55-300mm ED WR lens with the body. I am not a very huge fan of zoom lenses, and I prefer manual focus, but I did not reject the gift... Here some random test shots, all in our garden or house, or through the windows of the house... All hand-held, and some with rather dim light.... Not the best conditions for tests, I admit, but still,,,,

by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

NH Church, Zetten
by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

by Rense Haveman, on Flickr

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04-13-2019, 06:47 PM   #2
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I use the same lens mostly for competitive swim meets, it likes bright sunlight. :-)

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Commented on fourth shot in Flickr. Rest, look good here.

I like my copy of this lens too.
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Vivid and detailed...... very nice.

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It looks to me like you're already an expert with this lens, Rense. I have this lens and it can be very useful at times.


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