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03-03-2016, 07:32 AM   #16
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I found the FA 20-35 to be quite good on film, and performed well on my isdtDS, K20 and K5. I sold it when I got the DA limited 20-40, and while the latter lens performs a little better at 20mm, the FA was better at 35mm. I suspect it will do well for most applications on the K1.

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It should be here with the next couple of days. I can't wait to try it both on the K-3 and the K-1. My reasoning is this: No, it's not f/2.8 but with it being FF and with the improved NR on the K-1.... for 1/5 the price of the 15-30, I figure it's worth a shot!
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QuoteOriginally posted by dcpropilot Quote
for 1/5 the price of the 15-30, I figure it's worth a shot!
Yep
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for 1/5 the price of the 15-30, I figure it's worth a shot!
And 1/4th the weight

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QuoteOriginally posted by clackers Quote
I've got a 20-35 on the way, but I did try a couple of shots yesterday on my A7 at a shopping centre with the old FAJ18-35.


It's not a well-known or loved one by the Pentax community, but you know what? "Acceptable" may be the right word for it!
Thanks. Next week there is a K-1 hands-on event in one of the local camera stores, so I'll get to know for sure pretty soon.
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