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Pentax announces Hope For Japan relief effort

05/02/2011, Pentax, a Japanese optics company that specializes in cameras and sports optics, has announced that they have started an initiative to benefit the American Red Cross Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami relief efforts. For every digital or sports optics...

Pentax NC mirrorless system spotted

03/31/2011, Word on the street have it that Pentax will be rolling out their Pentax NC mirrorless system later this May or June, and as with any self-respecting tech site, we would want to scour the Internet to bring you any possible leaked images – so here...

Werewolf-proof Pentax DA silver lenses coming your way

02/07/2011, We caught sight of the silver limited edition K-5 DSLR camera earlier this evening and briefly mentioned the new silver lenses available, but here are more details on the nitty gritty for those who are interested. The unique DA Limited series of prime...

Pentax unveils silver limited edition K-5 DSLR camera

02/07/2011, Aside from the new rugged cameras, Pentax has taken the opportunity to unveil a limited edition version of its K-5 DSLR camera, and this one offers a silver body, a uniquely shaped grip and a shock-resistant and scratchproof glass surrounding the LCD...

Pentax rugged Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS compact cameras

02/07/2011, If you’re the kind who lives an active lifestyle, chances are that you’d want a rugged camera with you. Pentax has updated its rugged camera range with the Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS, with the latter obviously offering GPS as an additional benefit. The...

Pentax K-r DSLR gets limited edition Bonnie Pink model

02/06/2011, Pentax recently announced a spanking new limited edition Pentax K-r DSLR model that takes after the Japanese singer’s name, Bonnie Pink. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, this Bonnie Pink model is limited to just 100 units, and you can order said...

Lensbaby Scout With Fisheye For DSLR Cameras

10/13/2010, Lensbaby has introduced a new Fisheye lens for DSLR cameras, the Scout. The lens offers a 12mm focal length and is capable of capturing a 160-degree angle of view, offering extreme close-up shots from as little as half an inch from the lens. While many...

Pentax K-5 launched at Photokina 2010

09/20/2010, Pentax has rolled out the K-5 DSLR at Photokina 2010 in Germany today, where this spanking new interchangeable lens digital SLR camera that retails for £1,199.99, where it will originally come equipped with an 18-55mm WR kit lens. This new model...

Pentax NB1000 Is A Lego-like Compact Camera

09/09/2010, Looks like the RS1000 wasn’t the only camera from Pentax that places a heavy emphasis on customization. The NB1000, which is technically identical to the RS1000, comes with a Lego-like body, allowing you to customize your camera with different...

Pentax Optio RZ10 10x Zoom Camera Announced

09/09/2010, Pentax has unveiled its Optio RZ10 megazoom that touts a 14-megapixel image sensor and is capable of 10x zoom along with a sensor-shift image stabilization. A 2.7-inch LCD display is included, and you’ll be able to capture 720p HD movies with...

Skinnable Pentax RS1000 Compact Camera Announced

09/09/2010, It’s not often you see a camera that offers you personalization options, but the Pentax Optio RS1000 definitely offers you that. Aside from its imaging capabilities, this camera sports a removable faceplate that allows you to easily change its...

Now A Nikon Lens Coffee Cup Appears

06/04/2010, It was only a matter of time before this happened, especially after we saw the Canon thermos zoom lens a few months back, and now to continue the rivalry, a Nikon version has appeared. This Nikon AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 coffee cup is currently going for $50 on...

Pentax K-x Camera Goes Multicolored Again

05/12/2010, Pentax is no stranger to coming up with multicolored cameras, and now the company has collaborated with Tower Records to manufacture a thousand units of its limited-edition Rainbow K-x cameras. It seems when they say “Rainbow”, they really...