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Pentax HD Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Lens (Black)

BH #PE4028DALB • MFR #21390
Pentax HD Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Lens (Black)
Key Features
  • Pentax K Mount
  • 60mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Compact Pancake-Style Design
The black HD Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Lens from Pentax is a pancake-style prime normal-length lens providing a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 60mm. The standard 39° angle of view is well-suited to everyday situations and the slim profile is ideal for an inconspicuous shooting style. A high-grade multi-layer HD coating has been applied to lens elements to help minimize flare and ghosting for enhanced contrast, clarity, and color fidelity and a seven-blade diaphragm contributes to an aesthetic out-of-focus quality to benefit shallow depth of field imagery. Additionally, an SP Protect coating has also been applied to the front lens element to effectively protect it from dirt, oil, and finger prints.
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Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Overview

The black HD Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Lens from Pentax is a pancake-style prime normal-length lens providing a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 60mm. The standard 39° angle of view is well-suited to everyday situations and the slim profile is ideal for an inconspicuous shooting style. A high-grade multi-layer HD coating has been applied to lens elements to help minimize flare and ghosting for enhanced contrast, clarity, and color fidelity and a seven-blade diaphragm contributes to an aesthetic out-of-focus quality to benefit shallow depth of field imagery. Additionally, an SP Protect coating has also been applied to the front lens element to effectively protect it from dirt, oil, and finger prints.

The compact form-factor of this lens integrates Pentax's Quick-Shift Focus System, which allows manual focus control over the lens at any time, even in AF mode, for precise handling over the focal plane.

Prime normal-length lens provides a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 60mm, covering a natural perspective that is well-suited to everyday applications.
Slim, pancake-style lens measures just 0.6"-thick.
High-grade multi-layer HD coating minimizes lens flare and ghosting to enhance contrast and color neutrality.
Quick-Shift Focus System enables manual focus control at all times for precise handling that is well-suited to selective focus imagery.
Super Protect coating helps to protect the front lens element from dirt and finger marks.
UPC: 027075273603

Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 Limited Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
40mm (35mm Equivalent: 60mm)
Maximum Aperture
f/2.8
Lens Mount
Pentax K
Lens Format Coverage
APS-C
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
49 mm (Front)
Maximum Aperture
f/2.8
Minimum Aperture
f/22
Lens Mount
Pentax K
Lens Format Coverage
APS-C
Angle of View
39°
Minimum Focus Distance
1.31' / 40 cm
Maximum Magnification
0.13x
Optical Design
5 Elements in 4 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
9
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
49 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2.5 x 0.6" / 63.5 x 15.24 mm
Weight
3.1 oz / 88 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.445 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
3.75 x 3.7 x 3.5"

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