HD Pentax-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6ED DC AW

HD Pentax-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6ED DC AW – Adorama | B&H

Pentax-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6ED DC AW

Key Features

  • Image circle covering Full-frame sensor
  • 3X ratio supertelephoto zoom (eq to 230-690 for APS-C)
  • Dependable weather-resistant construction against humidity and dust (21 protection joins)
  • Smooth, quiet autofocus operation driven by a built-in DC motor
  • HD Coating to optimize light transmittance and minimize reflection
  • ED lens elements for brilliant sharpness and saturated colours
  • Focus Range Limiter (Full, 2-6m, 6m-∞)
  • Round shaped diaphragm to produce beautiful bokeh
  • Super Protect coating of the front lens element for effective protection


The HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6ED DC AW covers focal lengths from 150mm to 450mm — a focal-length range demanded by higher end PENTAX-camera users. Also incorporated are three ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and a super-low dispersion glass element to effectively compensate chromatic aberration. The highly desirable weather-resistance body protects the inside of the body from both dust and moisture, making it an extremely dependable and durable DSLR accessory in demanding outdoor conditions.


weather sealing


Focal Length150-450mm
Equivalent to 35mm format230-690mm
Maximum apertureF4.5-5.6
Minimum apertureF22-27
Number of Diaphragm Blades9Rounded aperture (150mm: F4.5-8, 450mm: F5.6-8)Diaphragm Control: Fully automatic
Angle of View10.7-3.6° (when attached to PENTAX digital SLR cameras)16.5-5.5° (when attached to PENTAX 35mm SLR cameras)
Construction18 elements in 14 groups
Smallest object distance2m (6.6 ft.)
Filter sizeDiameter: 86mm
WeightApprox. 2000g /70.5 ozWith hood Approx. 2130g /75.1 ozWith hood and tripod mount Approx. 2325g /82.0 oz
Dimensions (Length x Diameter)Approx. 95mm x 241.5mm (3.7 in. x 9.5 in.)
Kit ContentHood, Lens cap, Mount cap, Lens Case, Tripod Mount
Special FeaturesHD Coating
SP (Super Protect) Coating
All Weather Resistant
DC Motor
Quick-shift Focus System
AF Button
Focus Preset Mode
Focus Range Limiter
Optional AccessoriesLens Hood: PH-RBA86
Lens Cap: O-LC86
Lens Case: HS120-270
Tripod MountO-TM80


Pentax D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6

Pricing and Availability

HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mm F4.5-5.6ED DC AW will be available in March 2015 at suggested retail price of $2499.95 (Adorama | B&H)