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02-02-2014, 05:58 PM   #16
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I would also go for the DA18-135 in your situation. The WR will be helpful.

02-02-2014, 06:23 PM   #17
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QuoteOriginally posted by DMD Quote
Got a new K30 and trying to decide between Pentax 16-45 and Tamron 18-50 as upgrade to kit lens. Know the Tamron is faster and slightly longer. Which gives me better images and durability? Thanks.
I recommend 18-135 WR. It is versatile with weather resistant.
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I went from the kit lens to the 18-135. It is a nice lens a I like that with it my kit is weather resistant. before I got it there were a few times I had to pack it up because it starting raining and though my camera could take it my lens couldn't.
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My first sets of "kit" were very old primes, Tokina, M series, Takumar. Just suggesting, maybe you want to explore these options.

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