Category Archives: Pentax

The latest patents from Canon, Ricoh and Apple

Apple patents ultra-compact folding telephoto lens for mobile devices

Ricoh files a patent for a 200mm f/2.8 full frame lens (for Pentax K-1). Canon EF-M 16-80mm f/2-6 STM lens patent. Canon EF-M 9-18mm f/3.5-4.5 STM APS-C mirrorless lens.

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There are still few items left in the Newegg selection of cameras that qualify for the 25% off coupon code APRDCSALE00 plus free shipping (previously reported here). New Lensbaby Twist 60 Optic lens announced (check pricing and availability). The Impossible Project got a new instant camera, the I-1. Lytro announced lightfield technology to film and […]

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Massive Fujifilm Firmware Release Pentax K-1 updates (user manual, sample photos and more) Canon to Release Super Telephoto Zoom in 2016 [CR2] An entire Nikon museum collection is for sale on eBay The Huawei P9 smartphone will come with Leica Summarit H 1:2.2/27 ASPH lens

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Weekly recap

Irix 15mm f2.4 full frame lens2

Save $160 when you buy the Sigma 18-35mm and 50-100mm f/1.8 Art lenses together Cosina augmented reality iOS app lets you put any lens on your Leica camera Leica Summilux-TL 35mm f/1.4 ASPH lens officially announced Nikon D5 now shipping, additional coverage (hint: there is a new Lord of Darkness) Price of the Irix 15mm […]

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J.B. Camera Designs wood grip for Fuji X-Pro2

→ The US price of the new Nissin i60A flash is the US was announced: $339.99. → New book: “Photographer’s Guide to the Sony DSC-RX1R II”. → Another Canon 1DX II sensor performance comparison, also taken down, but still available on Google cache. → New J.B. Camera Designs wood grip for Fuji X-Pro2 now available. → […]

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Leica APO Vario Elmarit SL 90-280mm f/2.8-4 lens officially announced The next Pentax 645 medium format camera will most liekly have a 100MP Sony sensor HD Pentax-D FA 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens now in stock X-Pro 2 Firmware Inbound Big Package, Big Picture: The Fujifilm XF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR and […]

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