Mounted on the PENTAX Digital SLRs, the DA Fish-Eye 10-17mm lens will capture fish-eye imagery with a 180 degree angle of view and a focal length of 10mm as well as super wide-angle performance. Capture images with an expanded perspective including creative deformation of subjects and sharp pan focus that extends throughout the entire frame.
The image circle in DA-series lenses is designed to perfectly match the 23.5mm x 15.7mm size of the CCD used in PENTAX digital SLRs to optimize camera performance. The new design also contributes to a drastic reduction in size, weight and production cost, comparedto 35mm-format counterparts with similar specifications.
The Pentax 10-17mm is commonly used for Landscape/scenery, Night photography, Special effects and more.The Pentax 10-17mm is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast among others.The Pentax 10-17mm is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Pentax 10-17mm: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged and Strong construction.
|Construction||10 elements in 8 groups|
|Angle of view||180 - 100o|
|F stop range||f22 - f32|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.46 ft|
|Maximum Magnification||0.23X - 0.39X|
|Dimensions (Length x Diameter)||3.4" x 3.3" (87.5mm x 83.5mm)|
|Weight||(Without Hood) 15.2 oz. (430g)|
|Notes||Diaphragm: Fully Automatic
Metering System: TTL open-aperture metering
6 Aperature Blades