Category Archives: Third party lenses

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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Mitakon Zhong Yi Optics CREATOR 135mm f/2.8 II lens for Pentax mount

I do not remember seeing this Mitakon Zhong Yi Optics CREATOR 135mm f/2.8 II lens for Pentax mount being covered online since it was announced a few months ago. The US price is $229 (special order that requires 2-4 weeks for shipping). Here are the details:

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New Irix 11mm f/4 lens for Pentax K-mount announced

Irix announced a the long rumored Irix 11mm f/4 lens for Pentax K-mount:

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Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC lens for Pentax K mount now available for pre-order

The new Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC lens for Pentax K is now listed for pre-order at B&H. Lens key features:

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Petition: we want full-frame Carl Zeiss lenses for Pentax K-mount

Somebody started a petition on change.org requesting Zeiss to start making full frame lenses for Pentax K mount. Few months ago Zeiss confirmed that they have no plans to start producing lenses for K mount.

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