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Web Code: 568PEN015  •  Mfr Code: 21790
Only $779.99 CAD
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  • Prime Standard Lens
  • Min. Focusing Distance - 0.45m
  • Quick-Shift Focus System
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  • Prime Standard Lens
  • Min. Focusing Distance - 0.45m
  • Quick-Shift Focus System
  • Filter Diameter - 58mm
  • Ideal for portrait, still life, or low light photography
  • Equivalent to 84.5mm in 35mm format
  • Super-low-dispersion optical elements, extra-low dispersion (ED) optical elements
  • Features water and dust resistant sealing for reliable operation in inclement conditions
  • Quick-Shift Focus system allows instant auto-to-manual focus switching
  • Objective lens surface is treated with PENTAX original Super Protect (SP) coating—This special fluorine compound is applied through a vapour deposition process to create a surface that effectively repels dust, water and grease
  • Combination of special lens coatings, ideal curvature and best positioning of optical elements assures optimized digital imaging characteristics, while effectively minimizing flare/ghosting
  • Features a Aero Bright coating for maximum light transmission, and rounded diaphragm blades to create a more circular aperture for smooth, beautiful bokeh at large apertures
  • Advanced SDM mechanism assures extra-smooth, super-quiet autofocus operation using a supersonic motor installed in the lens body
  • Due to the SDM-exclusive autofocus system, the lens is quite compact, despite its large maximum aperture
  • When used on PENTAX digital bodies that do not support SDM focusing, focus indication and snap in focus is available
  • Lens mount - PENTAX KAF3 mount
  • Angle of View - 28.6°
  • Lens Construction(group/elements) - 9 elements in 8 groups
  • Min. Aperture - F22
  • Max. Magnification (macro range) - 0.17X
  • Diameter & Length - 70.5mm x 66mm (2.8" x 2.6")

Lens Performance

Lens Type: Digital SLR Lenses
Focal Length: 55mm
Maximum Aperture: F1.4
Aperture (Max. & Min.): Max: F1.4; Min: F22
Camera Mount Type: Pentax K
Camera Format: APS-C
Angle of View: 28.6 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance: 45 cm / 17.72 in
Maximum Close-Up Magnification: 0.17x
Groups/Elements: 8 Groups / 9 Elements
Diaphragm Blades: 9

Lens Features

Image Stabilization: No
Autofocus: Yes
Tripod Collar: No


Filter Thread: 58mm
Dimensions (DxL): 70.5 x 66 mm / 2.8 x 2.6 in
Weight: 375 g / 13.2 oz

Additional Information

Warranty: 1 Year Manufacturer Warranty, plus 1 Year Canadian Domestic Warranty
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