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03-04-2014, 05:59 PM   #1
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Pentax SMC F 35-70 or the AF 35-135mm for K-x?

For shooting good portraits of children and their families should I get the 35-70mm or the 35-135mm SMC F / AF? I already have the kit lens, tamron 28-300mm, and the A 50mm 1.7? I have the k-x.

---------- Post added 03-04-14 at 07:00 PM ----------

Or neither and get the DA 50mm 1.8? or the 35mm?? Im soooo confused on what to get......

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I could get both the 35-70 & 35-135 but do I need both?

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Check the form database for ratings on the two, then decide if you need the extra reach for the heavier one.
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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF, smilez1gin ... I have the F 35-70, which I think is a great lens for its overall IQ, small size and "close focus"/macro capabilities; it spends a lot of time on my K-5 ... hope to see an image or two soon ... Salut, J
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