differences

Reasons to consider the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f

Slightly more zoom 1.5x vs 1x
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Around 50% more zoom, giving you more flexibility for photos
Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f Learn more about
the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f

Reasons to consider the Pentax DA 14mm f/2.8

Is a prime lens Yes vs No
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Prime lenses have a single focal length, they are typically sharper and have wider apertures
Slightly more magnification 1:5.3 (0.2) vs 1:12.5 (0.1)
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Take macro shots with subjects around 2.5x larger in your photo
Slightly lighter 420 g vs 0.6 kg
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Around 30% lighter
Pentax SMC  DA 14mm f/2.8 Learn more about
the Pentax DA 14mm f/2.8

similarities

Compared to lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f16 mm
DA 14mm f/2.814 mm

Compared to wide angle lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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Zoom range Poor zoom Help
11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f1.5x
DA 14mm f/2.81x
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC

Lens

$339

Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

Fisheye lens

Fisheye Is a fisheye lens
Focus motor Lacks a silent focus motor
Sigma 10mm f/2.8 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 10mm f/2.8 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Fisheye lens

$649

Fisheye Is a fisheye lens

Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DI II Nikon-f

Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DI II Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$488 - $499

Zoom range More zoom
Weight Slightly lighter
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$449

Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon Nikkor 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED AF-S DX

Nikon Nikkor 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED AF-S DX

Wide angle lens

Zoom range More zoom
Magnification Slightly more magnification
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6D EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6D EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$425

Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f/2.8 Pro FX Nikon-f

Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f/2.8 Pro FX Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$589

Magnification Slightly more magnification
Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Weight Heavier

Pentax SMC DA 14mm f/2.8 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM Pentax-k

Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM Pentax-k

Wide angle lens

$747

Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture
Leica Tri-Elmar-Mf/16-18-21mm f/4 w/Universal Viewfinder

Leica Tri-Elmar-Mf/16-18-21mm f/4 w/Universal Viewfinder

Wide angle lens

$5,540

Lowest price Much more expensive
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM

Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM

Travel lens

$299 - $376

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Zoom range Significantly more zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM

Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM

Fisheye lens

$2,099

Fisheye Fisheye lens
Lowest price More expensive
Weight Slightly heavier
Rokinon 35mm f/1.4 US UMC Four-thirds

Rokinon 35mm f/1.4 US UMC Four-thirds

Low light lens

$349 - $388

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Auto focus Auto focus
Min focal length Slightly worse wide angle

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