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12-31-2013, 03:36 AM   #1
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Hello from anchorage, AK!

My first dslr is the k-30 and I love it. Owned it about 1.5 years and right now I am thinking about getting the DA* 60-250 mm lens with a BOWER 2x teleconvertor. (Amazon.com: 2X AF 7 (MC7) Element Teleconverter For Pentax Lenses with Lifetime Guarantee: Camera & Photo)
Do you think that these two are a good combination? This is a great site and I hope to learn much more from it!

12-31-2013, 07:18 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum.

I am not the most knowledgeable about that combo. Most converters don't AF the lenses and cut the light by a couple of stops. A long zoom needs a lot light before you add a converter.
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ok thank you
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I had not looked at your link. That does say AF works for Pentax and Sigma lenses.

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Welcome to the forum, I'm sorry can't help with this specific lens and converter question, only to say that your going to lose a couple of stops of light and sometimes the IQ can suffer a little when using converters.
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