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Old Sep 20, 2006, 5:52 AM   #1
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Hello there

If someone pick up a K100 D (at 580 USD is the best for me as a begginer) what are the lenses that you would recommend ...

- Landscaspes (wide angle)
- Birds, flowers (telephoto)
- wedding event (potraits)
- action

Please list also the prices.Thanks in advance.

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Old Sep 20, 2006, 6:07 AM   #2
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Your budget probably won't get you a bucket full of lenses. For the digital cameras, the Pentax 12-24mm is a great wide angle. Telephotos can be had used, some autofocus and some not. For birds, lood for 200mm or greater, and if you can manually focus, there are 200mm A lenses that are very good.

There is a 300mm f/4 but the price has gone through the roof now that the K10D is out, too bad. They were some of the finest lenses you could get used!
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Old Sep 20, 2006, 12:27 PM   #3
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I'm really pleased with the results from my Tamron XR 28-200mm during my trip. If you live in the US or Canada it can be had for a veryd ecent price I think. (other countries have high import duties)

Furthermore, dont pass up on the kit lens. It's worth the money.

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