Pentax DA 35mm f/2.8 Macro Limited

The compact DA 35mm Macro Limited lens provides one-to-one magnification in a normal focal length. High-grade aluminum construction of lens barrel, hood and cap provides utmost durability. With its incorporated Quick-shift Focus System, switching from auto focus to manual is instantaneous.…
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5.0 4 Reviews
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By tr

from austin, tx

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Great Macro

 
5.0

PROS

  • Terrific IQ at any range
  • Very well made
  • Great Macro

CONS

  • Lens cap
  • Non-macro manual focus
  • None others

BEST USES

  • Macro Photography
  • Portraits
  • Everyday use
  • Studio

Comments:

Really great lens. Extremely well built. Great macro performance, and the IQ is great from 2.8 to 22.


By John Pinner

from Margate Florida

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

This is a great lens

 
5.0

PROS

  • Lightweight
  • Durable
  • Easy To Use
  • Reliable

CONS

BEST USES

  • Landscape Photography
  • Traveling
  • Home
  • Macro Photography
  • Everyday use

Comments:

flowers butterflies

 Images from John Pinner
 

By AC

from Pacific Northwest

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Great build. Great optics. Versatile.

 
5.0

PROS

CONS

BEST USES

Comments:

Only negative is it's hard to manual focus on anything more than 2 ft away. The helicord "gain" is too high, with only maybe 10-15 degrees of travel from 2ft to infinity.


By EngProf

from Albion, NY

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

Nice macro

 
5.0

PROS

  • Durable
  • Easy To Use

CONS

BEST USES

  • Macro Photography
  • Everyday use

Comments:

Sturdiest lens I own. It has allowed me to take sweet macro pics of truly important things: the dog's nose, a dandelion, and a funky deformed Cheerio my daughter wanted a picture of. Doesn't get better than that, eh?



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