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03-10-2013, 06:35 PM   #1
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Hi my name is chuck, and I am very excited to be joining your group. I just recently purchased a new pentax SMC FA 50 mm f2.8 macro for use on my k - 30 and was wondering if anyone has any pics, with this lens, to view quality thank you for all your help.

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Here are some samples from the D FA 50mm, which has the same optics:
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SMC Pentax-FA 50mm F2.8 Macro Reviews - FA Prime Lenses - Pentax Lens Reviews & Lens Database

But usually you check these threads for examples BEFORE you buy the lens.............
03-10-2013, 07:25 PM   #4
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Thanks jatrax ,all the reviews were fantastic ,and the price was great. Just wanted to show my wife some pics to justify the buy.

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Hehe that's a good idea!
Will have to try that myself
Have fun with your new lens
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QuoteOriginally posted by Chuckomatic Quote
Just wanted to show my wife some pics to justify the buy.
Welcome to the forum, I knew there was a cunning plan in there somewhere.
03-11-2013, 09:41 AM   #7
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thank you all very much for your links. The misses is satisfied. Again,so very excited to be a part of this group and looking forward to learning new techniques and applications to enhance our photos in the future. pics with the new glass soon.

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