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Pentax D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro Lens

Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.49Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).

Lens Description

The Pentax D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro is a short telephoto prime designed for cameras with a Full-Frame sensor. This bright prime has a 100mm focal-length.

This prime can focus down to 30cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 1X. The lens offers a Quick-Shift AF system which lets the user simply rotate the focus-ring to focus manually. While this lens is capable of AF, it does not have a built-in focus motor. It can only focus with a compatible camera body which features a mechanical AF-coupling.

This lens is only available for Pentax K. Follow this link for all current compatible digital cameras: Pentax K mount cameras with Full-Frame or smaller sensors.

Pentax D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro

Pentax D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro Specifications

Brand Pentax Model D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
Mount Pentax K KAF Max FLM 1X
Focal Length 100mm View Angle 24.5°
Max ApertureF/2.8Min ApertureF/32
Min Focus30cmMagnification1X
Filter Size49mm Aperture Blades8
Size (D x L)67.5 x 81.3mm Weight345g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive N / A Focus Drive AF with Quick-Shift
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism External
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor External
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2009-12-09

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Pentax 100mm F/2.8 Facts


Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.49Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).Quick-Shift Autofocus, also called Direct Manual-Focus (DMF).
100mm Focal-Length F/2.8 Constant Aperture
49mm Filter Thread AF with Quick-Shift
Pentax K Mount 1 Max Crop-Factor
345g Lens Weight 67.5 x 81.3mm (D x L)
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