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Pentax DA* 55mm F1.4 SDM
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Pentax DA* 55mm F1.4 SDM $769.00 

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Product Summary

  • Aperture of f/1.4 
  • Focal length of 55mm
  • Circular diaphragm 
  • PENTAX Aero Bright coating
  • SDM technology
  • Quick shift focus system
  • Weather sealed construction 
  • Compatibility: Only with APS-C DSLR Cameras
  • 12 Months Genuine Warranty with Pentax Australia

The Pentax DA* 55mm lens is a high performance, top quality lens. It features weather sealed construction and a quick shift focus system. This lens is more than equal to its analogue FA* 85mm f/1.4 predecessor. It features circular diaphragm for excellent bokeh, remarkable light gathering capabilities, and a fine rate of sharpness depth. The lens also features a newly developed PENTAX Aero Bright coating that minimizes reflections and light loss. It is developed exclusively for the use with SDM compatible cameras. With an aperture of f/1.4 and focal length of 55mm, image capturing will be incredibly fast and will give an outstanding depth of field. It is compatible only with APS-C DSLR Cameras.

Product Features in Detail

Prime standard lens
The smc PENTAX DA Star 55mm F1.4 SDM is a prime standard lens that is ideal for portrait, still-life, or low light photography.

PENTAX Aero Bright coating
Adding the PENTAX Aero Bright coating on internal lens elements offers ultra high refraction index for improved light transmission with minimal ghosting and flaring.

Quick-Shift Focus System
The PENTAX-original Quick-Shift Focus System allows instant switching from autofocus to manual focus operation.

SDM focus system
The SDM focus system incorporated in this lens results in a smoother, quieter autofocusing operation using a built-in supersonic motor.

Fast F1.4 aperture
Its fast F1.4 aperture offers outstanding depth of field control, and its rounded diaphragm blades create a more circular aperture for smooth, beautiful bokeh at large aperture settings.

Weather sealed
The tightly sealed, weather-resistant and dust-resistant construction enhances durability for use in both rainy and dusty conditions, making the DA Star 55mm F1.4 SDM lens a perfect companion for the weather-resistant PENTAX DSLR bodies.

SP (Super Protect) coating
The PENTAX-original SP (Super Protect) coating repels dust, water and grease to keep your lens clean and your image quality at its peak.

Focal length
The focal length is equivalent to 84.5mm in the 35mm format. 

Included in The Box

     Pentax DA* 55mm F1.4 SDM
     Front cap
     Rear cap
     Soft case
     12 months warranty with CR Kennedy Australia

Warranty Information

     This Pentax DA* 55mm F1.4 SDM comes with 12 months warranty with CR Kennedy Australia.
     Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
     Camera Warehouse does not participate in 'Grey Market' or 'Parallel Import' activities. 


Tech Specs

Focal Length 55mm
Equivalent to 35mm format 82.5mm
Maximum aperture f/ 1.4
Minimum aperture f/ 22
Angle of View 28.6 degrees
Construction 9 elementa / 8 groups
Focusing Range 0.45m - infinity
Magnification 0.173X Max
Filter size 58mm
Weight 375g
Dimensions (Length x Diameter) 66 x 70.5mm
Kit Content Front cap
Rear cap
Soft case



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