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02-03-2015, 07:34 PM   #1
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Two New Lenses Are Coming!

Meet "HD PENTAX-D FA★70-200mm F2.8" and "HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6".


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?HD PENTAX-D FA?70-200mm F2.8???PENTAX-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6???? - ????info

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02-03-2015, 07:37 PM   #2
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Interesting to note the green rings are back in these images as well as the new 18-55
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Because people complained about the red rings I bet
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interesting. I smell $$$

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Excellent! Nothing more sad than unnamed camera gear - except maybe unaffordable camera gear but I can be patient..
The 150-450 range is an excellent decision.
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yes, why green rings with HD? I prefer green... hope they stick with it.
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QuoteOriginally posted by sergysergy Quote
interesting. I smell $$$
Especially considering that both lenses seem to have stabilizers in them.
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This 150-450mm F4.5-5.6 ...

Looks like a serious contender for those who have been waiting for a decent "birding" super-zoom !

I smell $$$ (+$) too, as serysergy said earlier.

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It's due tomorrow. It's Tokyo time, I guess.
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all good news, very pleased
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Waaaaait. Two new FA lenses?

I suppose that means what I suspect it means.
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150-450 sure beats the original expectation of 380 on the long end.
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I'm glad I didn't pull the trigger on the Tamrom 70-200 2.8 last week.
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OS on them Does this mean what I think it means? Will there be wailing and gnashing of teeth?
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I am not very interested with 70-200, but 150-450 is what I need. I hope the price tag is not very expensive. 1500 USD max is what I can see myself buying it this year.
Happy happy time for Pentaxian. CP+ Fun.
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