The smc PENTAX-DA18-55mmF3.5-5.6AL WR, features a newly designed, simplified weather-resistant construction. This zoom lens offers excellent reliability in various outdoor conditions especially in rain, fog and mist.
This standard zoom lens covers focal lengths equivalent to 27.5mm wide angle to 84.5mm moderate telephoto (in the 35mm format). Incorporating a high-performance aspherical ( AL) optical element and a super-low-dispersion glass optical element in its optics, it assures outstanding image resolution and remarkable brightness, even at the edges, while effectively compensating various aberrations.
- Simplified weather-resistant construction
The new zoom lenses feature a simplified weather-resistant construction designed to minimize the intrusion of water and moisture into the lens barrel. With these lenses mounted on PENTAX weather-resistant digital SLR camera bodies, the user is assured of improved durability and reliability while shooting in rain, fog or mist and at locations subject to a spray or splashes of water.