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PENTAX K-01 Digital Hybrid Camera – Designed by Marc Newson

Working in conjunction with renowned designer Marc Newson, PENTAX finally unveils the PENTAX K-01 hybrid digital camera. Boasting a 16.28 megapixel CMOS image sensor with a range from ISO 100 to ISO 12800 (expandable to ISO 25600), the PENTAX K-01 is just one of the latest range … READ MORE

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PENTAX Optio VS20 – World’s First Point & Shoot Camera With Vertical Shutter Button

The newly minted PENTAX RICOH Imaging added a new compact digital camera to its popular Optio collection, though with a very interesting feature. Quipped with a 16 megapixels image sensor, a 20x optical zoom lens, and a 3-inch LCD display, the new Optio VS20 is capable of … READ MORE

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PENTAX 645D Japan Urushi Camera

In this competitive digital camera segment, PENTAX have managed to snatch up two awards for the new medium-format DSLR camera, 645D. The camera boasts 44 x 33mm CCD image sensor that results in a high quality image similar to a 8 x 10 format camera. To commemorate … READ MORE

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PENTAX Q – World’s Smallest & Lightest Digital Interchangeable Lens Camera

The battle of claims and counter-claims is about to heat up later this summer. Panasonic fired the first salvo in proclaiming its Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G3 to be the “World’s Smallest & Lightest Digital Interchangeable Lens Camera”. One month later in June, Sony claimed that title with its … READ MORE

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TOWER RECORDS Japan x PENTAX K-r Digital SLR Camera – Rainbow Edition

Largely a defunct relic of the past here, TOWER RECORDS presence in Japan is not only strong but the franchise operates like how the music store was intended to be, a point of rendezvous for music lovers.  Its success is largely thanks to Japanese’ reverence in “authenticity” … READ MORE

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PENTAX K-r Digital SLR Camera – Camouflage Edition

The advent of more efficient production methods means the ability to customize everything and anything in between. So why do we settle on only black or silver when it comes to digital SLR cameras? As with its compact Optio RS1500 digital camera, PENTAX will begin to offer … READ MORE

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DC Comics x PENTAX Optio RS1500 – DC Super Heroes Collector Pack

Be a super hero to your gadgets and save them from banal existence of monotone color scheme! Introducing the new DC Comics Super Hero faceplates for PENTAX Optio RS1500 digital camera. In part with the launch of lauded Green Lantern film later this year, PENTAX packaged a … READ MORE

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2011 Japan Earthquake & Tsunami – Current Status Of Japanese Photo Industry

As the crisis in Japan deepens, it is thanks to journalists and photographers like Kazuhiro Nogi to convey the magnitude of destruction and human sufferings to the rest of the world. However, the very tools these committed professionals use daily might be affected by the 9.0 earthquake … READ MORE

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PENTAX Optio RS1500 – Digital Camera With Customizable Faceplates

Like our numerous communication gadgets such as the iPhone 4 and BlackBerry, the miniature point-and-shoot digital cameras are as indispensable as the former. This prompt the question, do they all have to come in just 2 colors, black or silver? Certainly PENTAX doesn’t think so. With the … READ MORE