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Compare Pentax-D FA* 85mm F1.4 vs Pentax DA 560mm F5.6

Reviews

Neo score
68%
16%
Pros
  • Bright maximum aperture
  • Weather-sealed
  • Premium design and construction
  • The longest reach for APS-C
Cons
  • Large diameter
  • On the heavy side
  • Dark maximum aperture
  • Large and heavy like a full-frame lens
  • Professionals may prefer FF instead

Price

MSRP
5000 USD
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Construction

Aperture Blades
9 blades
Colors
Black
Form Factor
Short Telephoto Prime Lens
Super Telephoto Prime Lens
Image Size
Full-Frame
APS-C
Lens Barrel
Distance scale
Lens Mount
Pentax K-mount
Pentax K-mount
Motor
Ring-type ultrasonic
Optical Formula | Elements
12 elements
6 elements
Optical Formula | Groups
10 groups
5 groups
Optical Formula | Special Glass
1 aspherical + 3 Super ED elements, HD coating groups

Dimensions

Filter Diameter
82 mm / 3.23 in
112 mm / 4.41 in
Size | Diameter
95 mm / 3.74 in
130 mm / 5.12 in
Size | Length
124 mm / 4.88 in
522 mm / 20.55 in
Weight
1255 g / 44.35 oz
3040 g / 107.42 oz

Function

Angle Of View
28.6° Diagonal | 23.9° Horizontal | 16.1° Vertical
3.0° Diagonal | 2.5° Horizontal | 1.6° Vertical
Aperture
f/1.4 ~ f/16
f/5.6 ~ f/45
Autofocus
Yes
Crop Factor
1.5
Focal Length
85 mm
560 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
840.0 mm
Focus Type
Internal
Image Stabilization
No
Weather Resistance
Yes

Performance

Max Magnification
0.12x
Min Focus Distance
850 mm / 33.46 in
5600 mm / 220.47 in

Production

Accessory
Lens hood included
Debut
2020-05-27
2012-09-10
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