Category Archives: Pentax

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

HD-Pentax-DA-16-85mm-f3.5-5.6ED-DC-WR-lens
Posted in Pentax | Tagged | 14 Comments

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 […]

Posted in Pentax | Tagged , | 11 Comments

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.

Pentax-logo-cube
Also posted in Deals | 3 Comments

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:

Pentax-K-S1-camera-top
Posted in Pentax | Tagged | 38 Comments

More Pentax K-S1 camera leaks

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

Pentax K-S1 camera grey
Posted in Pentax | Tagged | 21 Comments

New Ricoh WG-M1 camera listed on Indonesian Communication Agency website

The Indonesian Communication Agency has a new listings on their website for a Ricoh WG-M1 camera. This new model will most likely replace the already discontinued Pentax Optio WG-1. It will be interesting to see if they will really change the name from Pentax to Ricoh. Via Digicame-info See the updated Photokina 2014 rumors roundup.

Ricoh WG-M1 camera
Also posted in Ricoh | Tagged | 4 Comments

Photokina 2014 rumors roundup *UPDATED*

Update: this post has been updated multiple times to reflect the latest Photokina rumors. As you have probably already noticed, I do not post every single rumor that circulates on the Internet for the very simple reason that many websites just post unreliable information and in many cases just plain nonsense. Here is a quick recap […]

Photokina-2014-logo
Also posted in Adobe, Canon, Fuji, Leica, Lytro, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Samsung, Samyang, Sigma, Sony, Tokina, Zeiss | Tagged , | 36 Comments
// B&H PopView code