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Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!

Back in 2009 when we had the chance to see Pentax latest Medium-Format prototype, we knew then that this was just a question of time before the Japanese manufacturer get a final product ready to ship and here it is, behold the 645D, th[...]
Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!
Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!Pentax Medium-Format 645D to be released this May in Japan!

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Pentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope mode

Pentax upgraded its previous model compact digital camera “Optio W80” by rendering it tougher and adding a few new features. The new Optio W90 is now water-proof up to 6 meters, shock-proof up to 1.2 mt. thanks to its rubberized housin[...]
Pentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope mode
Pentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope modePentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope modePentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope modePentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope modePentax unveiled Optio W90 everything-proof camera with Digital Microscope mode

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New Pentax X90 Digital Camera beats its predecessor with super zoom, wider zoom range and more

Pentax has just announced the upgrade of its latest X70 digital camera with the new model X90. They still share some features in common such as the same 12 MP sensor and still the same 720p video recording but X90 overshadows its prede[...]
New Pentax X90  Digital Camera beats its predecessor with super zoom, wider zoom range and more
New Pentax X90  Digital Camera beats its predecessor with super zoom, wider zoom range and moreNew Pentax X90  Digital Camera beats its predecessor with super zoom, wider zoom range and more

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Pentax K-7 Limited Silver edition hits Japan

Here you are another K-7 available in a limited edition. This time with a Silver Body and sold to only 1000 lucky customers. Sold with an FA 77mm F1.8 matching limited edition lens, our camera stays however similar to the regular K-7.
Pentax K-7 Limited Silver edition hits Japan
Pentax K-7 Limited Silver edition hits JapanPentax K-7 Limited Silver edition hits JapanPentax K-7 Limited Silver edition hits Japan

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Pentax K-x DSLR is now dressed in Pink

Pentax decided to extended color range of its K-x DSLR and added the sweet Pink in honour of Valentine’s Day.. It is all yours for..HK$5,990 or $770.
Pentax K-x DSLR is now dressed in Pink

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Pentax Optio E90, a serious competitor for Exemode?

Pentax seems to try to compete with Exemode on his very own market of cheap camera with their latest Point & shoot camera, the Optio E90… Priced at 10 000 yens, with a black color, this entry-model, successor of the Optio E80, prov[...]
Pentax Optio E90, a serious competitor for Exemode?
Pentax Optio E90, a serious competitor for Exemode?Pentax Optio E90, a serious competitor for Exemode?Pentax Optio E90, a serious competitor for Exemode?

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Pentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot camera

Pentax also officially introduced their Optio H90, another Point & Shoot Camera. Nothing really exciting here, except may be its simple but stylish design. The Optio H90 features basic things, like a 12.1 Megapixel CCD 1/2.3 inch [...]
Pentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot camera
Pentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot cameraPentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot cameraPentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot cameraPentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot cameraPentax to release their Optio H90, a point & shoot camera

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Pentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot Camera

Pentax officially announced yesterday night their latest Optio I-10, a retro-looking Point & shoot digital camera coming with gyro-based image stabilizer. Priced at about 26 000 yens, or 199€, and scheduled to be released at the e[...]
Pentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot Camera
Pentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot CameraPentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot CameraPentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot CameraPentax I-10: A new Old Fashion Point & Shoot Camera

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Pentax K-x Tuned with Japanese “Kore Ja Nai Robo” Colors

Cubes Japan launched in 2006, a USB thumbkey based on the Kore Ja Nai Robo” and two years later it’s Pentax’s turn to use this unique robot design on their Pentax K-x to give it, well, some attitude… Just for fun I’d [...]
Pentax K-x Tuned with Japanese “Kore Ja Nai Robo” Colors
Pentax K-x Tuned with Japanese “Kore Ja Nai Robo” ColorsPentax K-x Tuned with Japanese “Kore Ja Nai Robo” Colors

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Colorful New Pentax DSLR, the K-x.

Available in Red, White and Black, Pentax’s latest DSRL, the K-x, features a 12Mpix censor, an ISO speeds up to 12800 and a 720/24p video recording mode… Man I love the RED K-x… if only other makers would pimp their DSLRs, [...]
Colorful New Pentax DSLR, the K-x.
Colorful New Pentax DSLR, the K-x.Colorful New Pentax DSLR, the K-x.Colorful New Pentax DSLR, the K-x.

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Pentax Optio W80 Available in July

Yesterday Pentax announced a new waterproof point & shoot camera, the Optio W80, which will be available in July. Resistant up to 5 meters, shock proof (up to 1 meter), cold-proof (-10 degrees Celsius) and dust-proof, it features [...]
Pentax Optio W80 Available in July
Pentax Optio W80 Available in JulyPentax Optio W80 Available in JulyPentax Optio W80 Available in JulyPentax Optio W80 Available in JulyPentax Optio W80 Available in July

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Pentax K-7: 14.6Mpix and HD Video Recording

Only for Pentax fans! The K-7 is a nice 14.6Mpix DSLR with a new dust remover DRII, an ISO range going up to 3200-6400, a 5.2fps burst image shoot a 3” VGA LCD, and records HD video in 720p30 as well as a strange 1536×1024 mode al[...]
Pentax K-7:  14.6Mpix and HD Video Recording
Pentax K-7:  14.6Mpix and HD Video RecordingPentax K-7:  14.6Mpix and HD Video RecordingPentax K-7:  14.6Mpix and HD Video RecordingPentax K-7:  14.6Mpix and HD Video Recording

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PIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-on

Ok the PIE 09 kick-off was this morning at Tokyo Big Sight, and like the year before nothing really amazing we didn’t see earlier at PMA… The most interesting booth of all was without a doubt the Pentax with their K-m Camo (Olive[...]
PIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-on
PIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-onPIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-onPIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-onPIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-onPIE 09: Pentax Booth with Their Camo K-m and Medium-Format Digital Camera Hands-on

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Pentax Medium-Format Digital Camera to be Displayed at PIE 2009

Displayed in 2007 at the same event, the supposedly Pentax 645 Digital (its temporary name) will once more be the king of the PIE 2009 Pentax Booth. This 30Mpix camera is set for a 2010 launch.
Pentax Medium-Format Digital Camera to be Displayed at PIE 2009

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Pentax K20D Titanium Limited Edition

Here’s another Pentax Limited Edition (1000 pcs only), the K20D Titanium. This 14.6Mpix DSLR is sold with a battery grip kit for 100,000 Yen and will be available in Japan at the end of April 2009… I don’t know about you but this[...]
Pentax K20D Titanium Limited Edition

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Camo Ready Limited Edition Pentax K-m

If you’re in the army and need a camo ready DLSR, what about the new olive colored limited Pentax K-m. Announced for an end of April release in Japan with a price from 70,000 yen (including a 18-55mm olive lens), the Pentax K-m i[...]
Camo Ready Limited Edition Pentax K-m

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Pentax X70, Yet Another Bridge

Here’s the X70, Pentax’s latest 12Mpix bridge with a 24x optical zoom with a 26mm wide angle, a 2.7” LCD, and 11fps shooting mode, Smile Capture, and Face Detection for up to 32 persons. It has an ISO range up to 6400, and shoots[...]
Pentax X70, Yet Another Bridge
Pentax X70, Yet Another BridgePentax X70, Yet Another BridgePentax X70, Yet Another Bridge

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Two New Pentax for the CES: Optio P70 and E70

Pentax just announced two new Optios for the CES. The 12Mpix P70 and its 4x optical zoom (28-112mm), shoots video in 720p at only 15fps, features new face recognition features that tracks up to 32 faces in 0.03 sec, 33.7MB of internal [...]
Two New Pentax for the CES:  Optio P70 and E70
Two New Pentax for the CES:  Optio P70 and E70Two New Pentax for the CES:  Optio P70 and E70Two New Pentax for the CES:  Optio P70 and E70Two New Pentax for the CES:  Optio P70 and E70

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2008 20 Bestselling DSLRs in Japan

The Japanese Website BCN Ranking has the 20 bestselling DSLRs in Japan for the Year 2008. I’m surprised to see how popular Nikon is, nearing leading rank… Here’s the full list: 1 Canon EOS Kiss X2 with 19.1% Of Market Share[...]
2008 20 Bestselling DSLRs in Japan

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PENTAX Announces a Limited Edition White K2000 Double Zoom Digital SLR System

Better known as K-m in Japan, the K-2000 will have the honor of getting a White body and sold in a limited number of units in the US. Not the most amazing 10.2Mpix DSLR available, the K-2000 however is a fairly good DSLR for first time[...]
PENTAX Announces a Limited Edition White K2000 Double Zoom Digital SLR System

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New PENTAX K-m, Hello World

Less impressive than Canon’s 5D Mark II, here’s Pentax’s K-m. Our compact 10.2Mpix DSLR features an ISO range up to 3200, a 2.7” LCD, high-speed continuous shooting at approx. 3.5 frames per second, and 5-point AFR[...]
New PENTAX K-m, Hello World
New PENTAX K-m, Hello WorldNew PENTAX K-m, Hello WorldNew PENTAX K-m, Hello World

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Pentax Introduces a New Point & Shoot Camera: the Optio M60

Pentax introduced a new digital camera to supersede the M50, the Optio M60. Our new point & shoot camera features a 1/2.3″ CCD 10Mpix sensor (8 million on the M50), a 5x optical zoom, a 2.5″ LCD screen, SD and SDHC car[...]
Pentax Introduces a New Point & Shoot Camera: the Optio M60
Pentax Introduces a New Point & Shoot Camera: the Optio M60Pentax Introduces a New Point & Shoot Camera: the Optio M60Pentax Introduces a New Point & Shoot Camera: the Optio M60

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