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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

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

$699 - $809

Aperture Has a narrower aperture
Fixed aperture Has a variable 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

$649

Aperture Has a narrower 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

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

$449

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/4-5.6D EX DC HSM Nikon-f

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

Wide angle lens

$379 - $429

Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
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

$379

Zoom range Slightly more zoom
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Fixed aperture Has a variable aperture
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

Wide angle lens

$1,997

Lowest price More expensive
Weight Heavier
Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

Fisheye lens

$629

Fisheye Fisheye lens
Prime lens Is a prime lens
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Zoom range Slightly less zoom

Pentax SMC DA 14mm f/2.8 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC

Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC

Wide angle lens

$289 - $339

Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Weight Slightly heavier
Sigma 20mm f/1.8 EX DG DF RF

Sigma 20mm f/1.8 EX DG DF RF

Low light lens

$429

Aperture Wider aperture
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Nikon Nikkor  24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF

Nikon Nikkor 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF

Wide angle lens

$670

Zoom range More zoom
Max focal length Better telephoto
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Samyang 16mm f/2 ED AS UMC CS Pentax-k

Samyang 16mm f/2 ED AS UMC CS Pentax-k

Low light lens

$479

Aperture Wider aperture
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Weight Slightly heavier
Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM

Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 EX DC HSM

Wide angle lens

$649

Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Aperture Narrower aperture

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