Category Archives: Third party lenses

Today only: Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Pentax K-mount is $250 off

Today only: the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Pentax K-mount is $250 off ($549 instead of $799) as a part of the B&H Deal Zone.

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IRIX 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens for Pentax K-mount US pricing announced, available for pre-order

The US pricing for the new Irix 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 full-frame DSLR lens for Pentax K-mount is now officially announced: $595. Pre-orders are now open at B&H Photo. Additional information, including MTF chart, distortion graph and technical specifications can be found here:

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New Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens for Pentax K-mount

The previously rumored Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens is now officially announced. The MTF chart, distortion graph, technical specifications and press release can be found here: Just announced: Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens Irix lenses are sold at Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon DE | Amazon FR | Amazon IT.

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Irix Dragonfly is a new macro lens

  Irix published a new teaser video about their upcoming Irix Dragonfly macro lens (Irix does offer lenses for Pentax K-mount):

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New Irix Dragonfly 150mm macro lens rumored

Irix is rumored to announce a new Irix Dragonfly 150mm macro lens (or something similar). Irix makes lenses for Pentax K-mount. Irix lenses are sold at Amazon US, Amazon UK, Amazon DE, Amazon FR and Amazon IT. Here are the three Irix Dragonfly videos teasers:

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The new Lensbaby Sol 45mm f/3.5 lens with selective focus is available also for Pentax K-mount

The new Lensbaby Sol 45mm f/3.5 lens with selective focus is available also for Pentax K-mount. Additional information can be found at PhotoRumors, Adorama, B&H and Lensbaby (update: see also this Sol 45 report).

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Laowa 24mm f/14 Relay 2x macro lens now available also for Pentax K-mount

  The strange looking Laowa 24mm f/14 Relay 2x macro lens by Venus Optics is now listed for funding on Kickstarter (currently at over $600k of funding with a goal of $10k). The company contacted me today to inform me that the lens is now available also for Pentax K-mount – here is their update: “Yes we are! Pentax mount will now available […]

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