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03-27-2009, 12:54 PM   #1
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TAMRON 70-200mm f/2.8

I have the K100D and have been anticipating this lens. Today I saw a review that mentioned problems w/ autofocus using the K100D and the Tamron together. Is this a common problem or a single case?

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03-27-2009, 07:58 PM   #2
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I bought this lens, but I am not sure if I have put it on the K100D (used it a fair amount on the K10D).

You have me curious now! I will try it out, and look with interest to other comments!
03-30-2009, 09:41 AM   #3
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Anyone have any experience w/ K100 and the Tamron?
03-30-2009, 06:25 PM   #4
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Yes - I owned the Tamron 70-200 and K100DS together for a few months, and had absolutely no problems with the combo - it's a rather large lens on a small body, but I got great AF accuracy and pretty good speed from it on the K100DS.

This is from my Lake-dunked Tamron on K100DS, complete with tons of water marks on the elements (before I got it cleaned.)

200mm f/3.5


AF accuracy was on.

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