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HD DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED WR for $267 on Amazon
Posted By: farhaddad, 08-13-2015, 02:02 AM

Amazon is going crazy with Pentax today!

Amazon.com : Pentax HD DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED WR 55-300mm Zoom Lens for Pentax KAF Cameras : Camera Lenses : Camera & Photo

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08-13-2015, 05:31 AM   #2
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Wow! That's an amazing price.
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err I have been eyeballing this. Really need a real telephoto. Just cant decide if the HD is worth the added cost from used older models.
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That is almost what I paid from the Pentax webstore. The HD plus WR is definitely a plus. I noticed the HD coating does help reduce flare.

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QuoteOriginally posted by SininStyle Quote
err I have been eyeballing this. Really need a real telephoto. Just cant decide if the HD is worth the added cost from used older models.
I have the older one and it's quite good. If you get the L version, buy a cheap knock-off hood for it and it will eliminate most flare.
WR is why I would pay more, but I already have the non-WR and another WR lens to cover most of the range so it's not worth it for me to upgrade.
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