Category Archives: Pentax

Ricoh updates Pentax K-mount lens roadmap

Ricoh updated their Pentax K-mount lens roadmap to include the three new lenses planned for 2014/2015 (see the lens prototypes here):

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Ricoh confirms the Pentax full frame camera is coming in 2015

Ricoh France posted on their Facebook page that the new full frame Pentax DSLR is scheduled for release in 2015:

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Pentax/Ricoh announced the development of three new K-mount lenses

Pentax/Ricoh announced the development of three new K-mount lenses (still no word on the Pentax full frame DSLR camera): → HD Pentax DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR lens (K-mount) will be released in the winter of 2014

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New Pentax leaf shutter 645 medium format lenses coming soon

Michael Reichmann from Luminous Landscape posted an interesting comment over at the PentaxForum: “Pentax says that tethering in studio is coming before the end of the year. There are new leaf shutter lenses coming as well.” Maybe the official announcement will be during the Photokina show. You can see the currently available 645 medium format […]

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Deal of the day: instant rebate on many Pentax lenses

For the next few days Pentax is offering significant instant rebates on several of their lenses. For more information, check Adorama and B&H - many of the listings also offer free 2 days shipping and 4% back in rewards.

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Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera with fancy LED lights officially announced

The previously rumored 20MP/5.3 fps Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera with LED lights is now officially announced. For pricing, availability and color choices check B&H and Adorama. Sample images can be found here. Additional K-S1 information:

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More Pentax K-S1 camera leaks

The Pentax K-S1 camera will be announce tomorrow. Here is another set of more detailed specifications:

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