What are your top three Pentax K Mount lenses under $500? Do you agree with our list, or do you have your own ideas? Leave a comment below and let us know what you think!
There are an abundance of top quality older Pentax K mount lenses available second hand. These lenses were made in the 1970s though the 1980s and, with an adapter, these work very well on Canons APS-C cameras (550D, 60D, 7D etc.). But they won’t fit on the full frame models (5DII, 5DIII, 6D etc.) Well, they fit, but when you go to take a photo the mirror smashes into the back of the lens in a most unhealthy way.
Along with the new Full-frame , Pentax also announced and lens, so what to be next? Here is the new 2016 Pentax K mount lens roadmap displayed at the CP+ show in Japan.
There are some fantastic Pentax KA mount lenses which can be used with the K70, not least the limited range of fixed focal length lenses. In addition most major third-party manufacturers produce Pentax KA mount lenses. So if you want a Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art lens, you don’t have to buy a Canon or Nikon – it’s also available in Pentax KA mount.