Another first class lens from the legendary PENTAX "Limited Edition" series. With a 40mm focal length this lens is offered as a standard lens with exclusive optical characteristics. Optical sharpness, very high luminous intensity, and "Quick Shift Focus System" that instantly switches from auto to manual focus. Additionally, it features an ultra-flat design and weighs a feather-like 90g.
The Pentax smc DA 40 mm f/2,8 Limited lens is designed for exclusive use with digital SLR cameras. The lens is an exceedingly thin lens at only 15 mm and weighing only 90 g. When mounted on a digital SLR this exclusive lens not only improves the handling of the camera during shooting but also improves its compactiveness and makes it easier to transport or store.This lens assures exceptional image quality, with high contrast, high resolution, great sense of depth, and minimal aberrations. The lens offers a natural perspective close to the naked eye with its focal length at 40 mm (equivalent to a 61 mm in 35 nn format), a max aperture of f/2.8 and minimal distance at 40 centimeters.The smc DA 40 mm f/2,8 Limited lens uses the exclusive PEntax Quick-Shift Focus system with instant mode switching in manual mode. The 9 diaphragm blades assures a true reproduction of the zones outside focus. The smc DA 40 mm f/2,8 Limited is ideal for a wide range of applications (portraits, landscape, indoors...)