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Pentax SMC A 50mm f/2.0 35mm Primes

3.5/5 (2 Reviews)


  • Camera Format35 mm SLR
    Lens TypeFixed Focal Length Lens
    Focal Length50mm
    Lens Max Aperturef/2
    Min Aperturef/22
    Focus TypeManual Focus
    Macro LensWithout Macro Lens
    Closest Focusing Distance18 in
    Picture Angle47 degrees
    Attachment / Filter Size49 mm
    Groups / Elements5 Elements in 5 Groups
    Diameter2.5 in
    Length1.2 in
    Weight5.1 oz
    Product ID20825988

Product Description

Discontinued, manual focus, auto-aperture lens.


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:5
Submitted by flifishun a Intermediate

Date Reviewed: November 19, 2005

Strengths:    Cheap. Easy to find. Good construction. Lasts forever. This and a used Pentax SLR for about $40 total will take better pictures than most point and shoots.

Weaknesses:    I would rate the images as fair.

Bottom Line:   
Ok lens. Would be great for teaching kids how to use SLR.

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Duration Product Used:   11-20 years

Price Paid:    $15.00

Purchased At:   Ebay

Similar Products Used:   Lots of Pentax lenses.

Type of photography:   Outdoor


Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by stemked a Expert

Date Reviewed: March 31, 2005

Strengths:    Super inexpensive, very light pretty fast. An incredible value.

Weaknesses:    Slow for a 50mm lens. Not as spectacular as the 1,7 or 1.4 lenses

Bottom Line:   
For the price this is a very good lens, Light weight and relatively sharp even at f2.0.

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Duration Product Used:   21+ years

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Service Merchandise

Similar Products Used:   Several 50mm lenses (f1.4 SMC Super Takumar, f1.4 A, f1.4 M, f1.7 A, f2.8 F macro, Practica Normals as well.

Type of photography:   Outdoor



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