From the category archives:


Pentax-DA 50mm f/1.8 Lens

by Johan on May 23, 2012

Pentax-DA 50mm f/1.8 Lens

The Pentax-DA 50mm f/1.8 medium-telephoto autofocus lens provides a focal length of 76.5mm in the 35mm format. This affordable portrait lens is designed for use with the company’s K-mount bodies. The Pentax-DA 50mm f/1.8 medium-telephoto autofocus lens will be launched in July 2012 for just $249.95 a pop. [PhotographyBay]

Pentax K30 Entry-level DSLR Camera

by Johan on May 22, 2012

Pentax K30 Entry-level DSLR Camera

The Pentax K30 is an entry-level DSLR camera that features a 16.3-megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor. The camera is able to capture up to 4928 x 3264 pictures and record Full HD 1080p videos. The Pentax K30 also offers a large 3.0-inch LCD display, up to 25600 ISO sensitivity and a rugged, fully-weather sealed body. The Pentax K30 entry-level DSLR camera is priced at $849.95. [Product Page]

Pentax Optio LS465 Digital Camera

by Isaiah on May 21, 2012


Pentax hits back by bringing you their newest digital camera, the Optio LS465. Available in three different color options: Sapphire black, Ruby pink and Amethyst purple, this entry-level camera sports a 16MP image sensor, a 28mm wide-angle lens, a 5x optical zoom lens, a 2.7-inch LCD monitor and 720p HD video recording capabilities (30fps). What’s more, the LS465’s appearance can be easily changed by simply attaching one of the 10 stylish acrylic inserts included with the camera. The Optio LS465 will begin shipping from mid-June for 89.99 GBP (about $142). [Pentax Forums]

Pentax 25mm f/4 Lens For 645D Medium Format Camera

Pentax has announced the availability of the new DA645 25mm f/4 lens for its popular 645D medium format digital SLR camera. The lens features a full frame focal length equivalent to 19.5mm. The Pentax 25mm f/4 lens also supports the company’s Super Multi-Coating (SMC), Aspherical Elements (AL), Supersonic Motor Drive (SDM), and all-weather (AW) construction. What’s more, it has a rounded 9-blade diaphragm that delivers excellent bokeh in the out-of-focus areas in your images. The Pentax 25mm f/4 lens for 645D medium format camera is currently available to pre-order for $4,999.95. [Product Page]

Pentax Marc Newson K-01, WG-2 And WG-2 GPS Cameras

Pentax has released the Pentax Marc Newson-designed K-01, WG-2 and WG-2 GPS cameras. The Pentax K-01 features a 16-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor with a 3-inch LCD display, 1080p Full HD video capture capabilities, and an ISO range from 100 to 25,600. Both the Optio WG-2 and WG-2 GPS are waterproof of up to 40 feet in depth, shockproof from drops up to 5 feet, crush-proof with the ability to withstand up to 220 LBF, cold-proof with temperatures up to -10C, and dust-proof. The Pentax K-01 is priced at $749.95 (body only), or $899.95 (with kit lens). The Pentax WG-2 and WG-2 GPS are priced at $349.95 and $399.95, respectively. [Press Release]

Pentax K-5 Silver Special Edition

by Isaiah on March 5, 2012


Here comes another limited edition camera package from Pentax, the Pentax K-5 Silver Special Edition. Limited to just 1,500 sets worldwide, the package includes a silver Pentax K-5 camera body and a new, ultra thin smc Pentax-DA 40mm f/2.8 XS lens. This limited edition camera package will become available from April for $1,599.95 via Pentax Web Store. [PhotographyBlog]

Page 4 of 18« First...23456...10...Last »