Category Archives: Pentax

Pentax KP camera now listed on Amazon

The new Pentax KP DSLR camera is now listed at Amazon US and Amazon Canada and pricing is USD 1,199.95 / CDN 1,499.99. Detailed specifications after the break (more info available at PentaxRumors):

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First picture of the Pentax KP DSLR camera leaked online

The first picture of the Pentax KP leaked online and the camera looks very much like the Nikon Df. There will be also a new Pentax D-BG7 battery grip andAC adapter K-AC167J. The KP will be available in three different grip sizes (small, medium and large) – see more pictures at PentaxRumors. The rumored price of the […]

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The rumored Pentax KP DSLR camera and D-BG7 battery grip could be announced as early as this week

Some additional information on the upcoming Pentax KP DSLR camera that is rumored to have a “special” battery grip:

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2016 BCN awards in Japan: Canon wins in almost all categories

The 2016 BCN awards for the Japanese market are out (BCN collects sales data from approximately 2/3 of all Japanese retail stores). Canon still has a major market share in almost all categories (even in mirrorless – now at the #2 spot after pushing Sony to #3). Olympus is the #1 mirrorless camera, while Fuji never made […]

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New Pentax KP DSLR camera rumored to be announced next month at the CP+ show

There is a good chance that Ricoh will soon announce a new Pentax KP DSLR camera: The first report from is suggesting that Pentax/Ricoh will announce a new DSLR next month at the CP+ show in Japan. The second report is from a new Pentax KP DSLR camera was registered at the Indonesian telecommunication agency. The camera […]

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What else is new?

→ Ricoh announced the industry’s first camera capable of delivering up to 24 continuous hours of fully spherical, 360-degree live video streams. → The new Yongnuo YN968EX-RT flash with LED video lamp is now available for purchase at Amazon US and Amazon UK (more information available here). → The new FLIR Duo is a compact dual-sensor thermal imaging […]

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What else is new?

→ Adobe reported record revenue and net income. → Zeiss also reported record revenue and earnings. → ZY Optics launched a new silver version of their Mitakon Zhongyi Speedmaster 35mm f/0.95 Mark II lens (available for different mounts). More after the break:

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