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differences

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

Slightly cheaper $449.00 vs $799.99
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The best price we've seen is $351 cheaper (more than 40% less)
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 (0.2x) vs 1:12.5 (0.1x)
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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

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

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

Compared to wide angle lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

Zoom range Poor zoom Help
11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX Nikon-f:1.5x
DA 14mm f/2.8:1x
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

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

$399

Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Fixed aperture Has a variable 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

$779 - $809

Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Tokina AT-X 116 PRO DX-II 11-16mm f/2.8 Nikon-f

Tokina AT-X 116 PRO DX-II 11-16mm f/2.8 Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$525

Tokina 12-28mm f/4 AT-X Pro DX Nikon-f

Tokina 12-28mm f/4 AT-X Pro DX Nikon-f

Wide angle lens

$475 - $476

Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Pentax-k

Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Pentax-k

Wide angle lens

Auto focus Lacks autofocus
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

$649

Aperture Has a narrower aperture

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

$475 - $499

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

Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM Canon-ef

Wide angle lens

$399

Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon Nikkor  50mm f/1.8D

Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Low light lens

$40 - $105

Prime lens Is a prime lens
Aperture Wider aperture
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Min focal length Worse wide angle

Pentax SMC DA 14mm f/2.8 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Pentax SMC  DA FA 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro

Pentax SMC DA FA 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro

Sports lens

$847

Magnification More magnification
Max focal length Better telephoto
Min focal length Worse wide angle
Pentax SMC  DA* 16-50mm f/2.8 ED SDM

Pentax SMC DA* 16-50mm f/2.8 ED SDM

Wide angle lens

$1,297

Zoom range More zoom
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Fujifilm 35mm f/1.4 XF R

Fujifilm 35mm f/1.4 XF R

Low light lens

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Weight Slightly lighter
Min focal length Slightly worse wide angle
Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DI II Pentax-k

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

Wide angle lens

Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sigma 500mm f/4.5 EX DG APO Pentax-k

Sigma 500mm f/4.5 EX DG APO Pentax-k

Wildlife lens

Max focal length Much better telephoto
Min focal length Much worse wide angle
Weight Much heavier

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