Designed to produce powerful telephoto images, the smc PENTAX-D★ 300mm F4 ED[IF] SDM is a uni-focal super-telephoto lens with a focal length equivalent to 460mm in the 35mm format. It minimizes chromatic aberrations by incorporating ED (Extra-low Dispersion) optical elements in its second and fifth lens. It also offers a minimum focusing distance of 1.4 m (4.6ft). Featuring advanced technologies, such as special optical glass elements and PENTAX-original lens coatings, it is designed to assure exceptional optical performance and deliver clear, high-contrast images, even at image-field edges.
Sporting the ultra-quiet SDM autofocus and extreme weather-resistance, the DA Star 300mm, designed exclusively for PENTAX digital SLRs, is the perfect long lens for in-the-wild telephoto photography.
A high-performance telephoto lens.
PENTAX-original Quick-Shift Focus System allows instant switching from autofocus to manual focus operation.
The SDM focus system incorporated in this lens results in a smoother, quieter autofocusing operation using a built-in supersonic motor.
The focal length is equivalent to 450mm in the 35mm format.
Tightly sealed, weather-resistant and dust-resistant construction enhances durability for use in both rainy and dusty conditions, making it the perfect companion for weather-resistant PENTAX DSLR bodies.
PENTAX-original SP (Super Protect) coating repels dust, water and grease to keep your lens clean and your image quality at its peak.
Extra-low Dispersion (ED) elements compensate for chromatic aberration.
Developed specifically for PENTAX digital SLR cameras.