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The 2018 Pentaxians Yearbook

The 2018 edition of the PENTAXIANS YEARBOOK just hit the internet. The yearbook is a collection of images shot by PENTAXIANS Facebook Community members during 2018. This is the second edition of the yearbook and all the positive feedback and widespread publication of the 2017 edition made it relatively easy to create the 2018 edition. […]

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New Pentax ME-D digital camera leaked on the official Ricoh Imaging UK Facebook page

A new Pentax ME-D camera leaked on the official Ricoh Imaging UK Facebook page. The new Pentax ME-D is a digital tribute to the Pentax ME that was first released in 1976. Here is a picture of the original Pentax ME camera from B&H Photo: Here is a screenshot of the original Facebook post in […]

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CP+ interview with Ricoh/Pentax (video)

PentaxForums posted their CP+ interview with Ricoh/Pentax (the English transcript is available here):

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Pentax digest (videos)

The latest Pentax/Ricoh related videos:

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Pentax offers the cheapest pro camera and lens set compared to Sony, Nikon, Canon and L-mount

Terrance Lam made an interesting calculation comparing the cost of a full pro camera and lens set from different brands and “Pentax is hugely a winner as the lowest cost full frame system to buy into”. The following lenses were included in the pricing for each set: 24mm F/1.4 50mm F/1.2 or F/1.4 85mm F/1.2 or […]

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Pentax K-3 II camera successor rumored to be announced next year (2020)

Digicame-info reports that the Pentax K-3 II camera successor is expected to be announced next year (2020). The K-3 II models (pictured above) were officially discontinued last year. In an interview with Dpreview, Ricoh confirmed that a Pentax K-3 replacement is coming. The Digicame-info report is based on this tweet:

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New Ricoh camera registered online (R02020)

Ricoh has registered a new digital camera under the code name R02020. The new model will have built-in Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth and DC 5 V (USB) power supply. (via Nokishita) Like the new Ricoh GR III Facebook page

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