Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home

Show Printable Version Search this Thread
02-14-2014, 08:59 PM - 1 Like   #16
Veteran Member

Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Pasadena, CA
Photos: Albums
Posts: 1,117
I would vote for a 35mm DA. It is a great educational tool. I went about it by taping my zoom, but having a wider aperture could be nice too, if you have some money to burn.

Top 8 Reasons To Buy a 50mm Lens (The Nifty Fifty) |
5 Top Reasons Why You Need a 50mm Lens!

If you can find some good 24mm or perhaps DA 21mm this could be a good reference too:
Why shooting with just a 35mm lens WILL improve your photography | STEVE HUFF PHOTOS

Last edited by rrstuff; 02-14-2014 at 09:08 PM.

  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
50mm, budget, camera, copy, da, da70, fa77, issue, lens, ltd, pentax, pentax help, photography, pm, portraits, post, reason, samyang
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help me choose my next manual lens! Fat Albert Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 16 12-08-2013 08:50 PM
Tamron Macro Lens - Need your Help in deciding srini Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 12 05-22-2010 03:26 PM
Help me pick my next lens, part deux jgmankos Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 12 05-20-2010 08:56 AM
18-250/Help me choose my next lens IronWolf Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 28 06-10-2009 05:21 PM
Help me choose my next lens, standard zoom matiki Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 15 10-17-2007 11:24 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:36 AM. | See also:, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]