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William Optics Redcat 51 APO 250mm f/4.9 telephoto full-frame lens for Pentax

There is a new crowdfunding project for a Redcat 250mm f/4.9 telephoto full-frame lens by William Optics on Kickstarter. The lens is available also for Pentax cameras and it is described as “The world’s sharpest 250mm telephoto lens ever made for full frame cameras, at Apochromatic specification.” See also the related posts in the Nikon D850 Facebook […]

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Rumors: two Pentax full-frame teleconverters to be announced soon

Posted by Asahi man on Pentax Forums a while back: Both new converters are fullframe and with all AF systems compatible. But still no exact shipping date. Still in late prototype condition. Maybe because of the new tele lenses.

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The latest Pentax deals and price drops

Pentax K-1 II now $200 off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Pentax DA lenses now up to $500 off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon HD Pentax D FA 150-450mm f/4.5-5.6 DC AW lens now $500 off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon

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First hands-on reports from the new Pentax 11-18mm f/2.8 and 35mm f/2 lenses

The first hands-on reports with the new Pentax lenses (including sample photos):

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Updated Pentax K-Mount lens roadmap (January 2019)

After the announcement of the two new Pentax 11-18mm f/2.8 and 35mm f/2 lenses, Ricoh released updated Pentax K-Mount lens roadmaps:

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The new Pentax 11-18mm f/2.8 and 35mm f/2 lenses now available for pre-order

HD Pentax-DA ★ 11-18mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens pre-order links: Adorama B&H HD Pentax-FA 35mm f/2 lens pre-order links: Adorama B&H

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HD Pentax-DA ★ 11-18mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens announced

The HD Pentax-DA ★ 11-18mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens is now officially announced. The US price is $1,399.95/£1,399.99. Shipping will start in February. HD Pentax-DA ★ 11-18mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens pre-order links: Adorama | B&H Additional information:

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