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Pentax SMCP-DA 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 ED SDM Telephoto Zoom Lens

SKU: PX18270 MFR: 21497
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About the Pentax 18-270mm

The PENTAX DA 18-270mm F3.5-6.3 ED SDM high-magnification zoom lens offers a 15X zoom ratio to cover focal lengthsfrom wide angle to super telephoto. Its extra ordinary wide angle-to-long-telephoto zoom coverage makes this zoom lens extremely versatile and handy, as it allows the user to effortlessly capture a wide variety of subjects, ranging from landscapes and snapshots to sports events, without havingto change lenses.

Pentax 18-270mm Includes

  • Pentax 18-270mm Lens
  • Lens Hood PH-RBD 62
  • Lens Cap O-LC62
  • Rear Lens Cap B
  • Pentax Warranty

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Pentax 18-270mm Features

  • 18-270mm zoom lens offers a 15X zoom ratio covering: 18-270mm zoom lens offers a 15X zoom ratio covering focal lengths from 27.5mm wide angle to 414mm super telephoto in the 35mm format. This large range of zoomallows the photographer to capture a variety of scenes and subjects without changing lenses.
  • Two extra-low dispersion (ED) elements: Incorporates two extra-low dispersion (ED) elements in its optical design to effectively minimize chromatic aberration and deliver bright, high-resolution images, even at the edges.
  • Minimum focal distance of 1.6 feet: Offers a minimal focal distance of 1.6 feet (0.49m) throughout the entire zoom range.
  • Rounded diaphragm blades: This lens is designed with rounded diaphragm blades to produce a smooth, beautiful bokeh (out-of-focus rendition), while minimizing the streaking effect of point light sources.
  • PENTAX-original SDM autofocus system: driven by a built-in supersonic motor, this zoom lens offers exceptionally smooth and quiet autofocus operation.When mounted on an an SDM-compatible PENTAX K-mount digital camera body, the focus mode isautomat ically switched to SDM-assisted autofocusing to ensure dependable, flawless AF operation.
  • Developed specifically for PENTAX digital SLR cameras.

Pentax 18-270mm Specifications

Lens Mount PENTAX KAF3
Focal Length 18-270mm (equiv. 27.5 - 414mm)
Aperture f/3.5 - f/6.3
Min Aperture f/22 - f/45
Lens Construction 16 elements in 13 groups
AOV 76° - 6° (w/ PENTAX DSLR)
Min Focusing Distance 1.48' (0.45m)
Max Magnification 0.26X
Filter Diameter 62mm
Diaphragm Control Fully Automatic
Aperture Blades 7
Lens Aperture Ring n/a
Tripod Adapter n/a
Hood PH-RBD 62mm (optional)
Objective Cap O-LC62
Case S80-120 (optional)
Notes Autofocus on K10D and later bodies (manual focus on other PENTAX DSLRs)
Max Diameter x Min Length 3 x 3.5" (75.8 x 89.0mm)
Weight 16 oz (453g)
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