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02-11-2014, 12:24 PM   #1
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Hi I'm Zain

I'm mostly a beginner when it comes to dslr. Going to start taking classes this year. I wanted to get suggestion on what lens should I get with the K50 I wanted to get. Either the 18-55mm with 50-200mm or the 18-135mm.

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Hi Zain, and welcome to Pentax Forums.

If you want a versatile, good quality lens to start your photographic journey, then I don't think you can go past the 18-135. It's comparatively light weight, weather resistant and has a useful range of focal lengths. If you want it to focus closer for macro-type work, then add some good supplementary lenses (close-up lenses). A circular polarising filter will be the other accessory you'll find useful for outdoor work. Good luck and enjoy your time here.
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Thank you for the suggestion it will be a great help to make my decision on what to buy.
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Yeah, the 18-135 is a great little walkaround lens, and takes full advantage of the weathersealed body. It's a very quick-focusing lens with the motors.

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QuoteOriginally posted by zain061485 Quote
suggestion on what lens should I get
Welcome to the forum, a lot depends on what type of photography interests you and what your want to do.

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