New Pentax 645 lens: 90mm f2.8 FA D ED SR AW HD Macro Stabilized
Stabilize this! Pentax has announced a new lens for their 645 medium format system, and surprise-surprise, this new lens is optically stabilized! It is the new 90mm f2.8 FA D lens, with these additional chains hanging from its neck: ED, AW, HD, SR, macro. SR is the acronym that denotes image stabilization (SR = shake reduction). The press release promises up to 3.5 shutter steps of effectiveness.
Yes, this is the first Pentax stabilized lens in the digital era!