March 02, 2012 at 07:32AM

Pentax K-5 silver special edition with a Marc Newson designed DA 40mm f/2.8 XS ultra-thin lens announced

As previously reported, Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation announced the Pentax K-5 silver special edition camera kit with a Marc Newson designed DA

February 10, 2012 at 01:48AM

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Company re-organization

The newly established Pentax Ricoh Imaging Company will take control of the future design, development and sell of Ricoh digital cameras. Initially that unit was responsible only for the Pentax brand. Ricoh bought Pentax for …

February 08, 2012 at 07:32AM

This is the new Pentax D FA 645 25mm f/4 AL (IF) SDM AW lens

This is the Pentax D FA 645 25mm f/4 AL (IF) SDM AW lens (,999.95). Read more details at

Focal Length

25 mm


February 08, 2012 at 06:23AM

Pentax will announce their 2012 plans at the CP+ show, here are the details

Those are the new products for 2012 Pentax is expected to announce at the CP+ show in Japan this week (Google translated):

Pentax smc …

February 08, 2012 at 05:33AM

Pentax Optio WG-2 rugged camera announced

Pentax announced the previously rumored Option WG-2 rugged camera. The new version is waterproof to 40 feet, has a new 16MP sensor and can shoots 1080p video. The lens has 6 built-in …

February 02, 2012 at 07:37PM

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Corporation introduces Pentax K-01 designed by Marc Newson

DENVER, CO February 2, 2012…When is a camera more than a photographer’s tool? The answer is when it’s an object designed by Marc Newson, one of the most …

February 02, 2012 at 02:47PM

Pentax K-01 almost announced

I have been reporting rumors about a second Pentax APS-C sensor mirrorless camera for almost a year now and today the K-01 is finally official. I am pretty sure that this camera was initially scheduled for …

January 26, 2012 at 07:33AM

The new Pentax Optio VS20 compact camera has two shutter release buttons

The new Optio VS20 point and shoot camera from Pentax has a second vertical shutter-release button with zoom lever for portrait oriented shooting. The rest of the specs: …