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Pentax Q system no longer listed on Ricoh Imaging US website

The whole Pentax Q system (including cameras, lenses, roadmaps) has been removed from the Ricoh Imaging’s US website (in both the English and Spanish versions): Ricoh Imaging US cameras Ricoh Imaging US lenses The Pentax Q-S1, Q-mount lenses and Q-mount roadmap are still shown on the Japanese website (both the Japanese and English versions) but […]

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Happy New Year + the best of 2016

         Happy New Year to all PentaxRumors readers! Here are the top 10 most popular posts for 2016: The next Pentax 645 medium format camera will most likely have a 100MP Sony sensor Pentax K-1 full frame DSLR camera rumored to be announced on February 18th Rumors: Ricoh wants to enter the mirrorless […]

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Zhong YI Optics Speedmaster 85mm f/1.2 lens for Pentax K-mount released

The Zhong YI Optics Speedmaster 85mm f/1.2 lens for Pentax K-mount is now shipping. The US price is $699. Zhong YI Optics Speedmaster 85mm f/1.2 lens main specifications and additional pictures:

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This new ZY Optics Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2.0 4.5X compact super macro lens with high magnification ratio is available also for Pentax K-mount

ZY Optics announced a new compact super macro lens with high magnification ratio: the Zhongyi Mitakon 20mm f/2.0 4.5X which will be available also for Pentax-K mount. The price is $199 (ZY Optics lenses are available for sale at B&H). Specifications, press release and sample pictures can be found over at PhotoRumors.

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Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens for Pentax K-mount now available for sale in the USA

Irix now has a brand new US based website at www.irixusa.com where you can order the Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens for Pentax K-mount (currently out of stock). Irix lenses are also available for sale on Amazon US, Amazon UK, Amazon DE and Amazon IT. The US prices are: Blackstone: $649 Firefly: $449 Irix lenses come with a 5 years warranty. Via […]

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Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.8 / 6.8 and ACR 9.8 released with Pentax K-70 support

Adobe released new versions of Lightroom and ACR with support for the new Pentax K-70 camera and a lens profile for the Ricoh GXR A16 24-85mm f/3.5-5.5 lens module: Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.8 Adobe Lightroom for iOS 2.6 Adobe ACR 9.8

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Ricoh launched a new photo management system called Keenai

Ricoh launched Keenai – a new photo management system. For additional information visit  www.keenai.com. I believe this system is based on the Eye-Fi Cloud – see this post for more details. Press release:

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