Ricoh Rolls Out New Lens for PENTAX Line of DSLRs
Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation announced on Thursday a new entrant into its line of lenses. The PENTAX-D FA 24-70mm f/2.8 ED SDM WR is a K-mount lens for the company’s PENTAX digital single-lens reflex DSLR cameras.
Ricoh explained that the lens offers a versatile focal length range and is built with a weather-resistant design that makes it ideal for shooting in a wide variety of applications, from weddings to portraits to sports, nature, landscapes, etc.
"We've built our new 24-70mm lens to meet the rigorous demands of pro photographers for speed, sharpness and performance," Jim Malcolm, president, Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation, said in a statement. "With its versatile focal length and constant f/2.8 aperture, we expect this to be the 'go-to' lens for many Pentaxians."