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05-06-2014, 07:49 AM   #1
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Sigma 8-16 ultrawide zoom for Pentax

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Sigma 8-16 ultrawide zoom for Pentax-- Price Reduced!

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$675.00 USD

Item Location
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If you need the widest available lens for your Pentax K-camera, you might be out of luck. Sigma has taken this lens out of production, and it's extremely scarce at the usual used-gear outlets. But I have this one, and it's up for sale... reluctantly. As tested on my K5IIs, this is one of the sharpest lenses of any type that I've ever used. I can send you large sample files, if you like. I bought it, and the K5IIs, as an emergency backup to keep my real estate photo business going. I've been delighted with the results, but now my FF Sony is repaired, and that camera isn't going anywhere. So, with some sadness, I've decided to seek them both, because I can't afford to maintain two different SLR systems. That's the story, in a nutshell.

This lens has no obvious signs of wear or abuse. The matte black finish has dulled a bit, as Sigmas typically do.

I am a very honest, service-oriented seller. Check my feedback over at eBay, under the same name, I've earned a 100% positive feedback rating through 260 transactions.

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No

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Selling

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Excellent

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Worldwide

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paid by buyer, calculated by location

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PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Return for full refund within one week after delivery, if the lens shows an obvious defect. But it won't-- I've used if for about 500 exposures with perfect results.

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!

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Last edited by Wheatridger; 05-20-2014 at 09:48 PM. Reason: price drop
05-06-2014, 02:45 PM   #2
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This is an incredible, hard to find lens. There isn't another lens on the market that even competes with it. Very sharp and good color contrast for sigma. The copy, I have greatly outrates the official review. Great lens.
05-06-2014, 08:06 PM   #3
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damn i wish i saw this lens for sale before i got my sigma 10-20 f3.5...good luck with the sale,man
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Thanks, spread the word.

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I love this lens. I am glad I got my copy when I did since they are so hard to find now.
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To all you nice Pentaxians who praise this lens-- wanna buy one?
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Re: Sigma 8-16 ultrawide zoom for Pentax

[QUOTE=Enigmaticca;2822648]PM sent 😊[COLOR="Silver"]

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