Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR Lens Unveiled

Pentax DA 16-85mm WR Lens

Ricoh has announced the new Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR lens for Pentax K-mount DSLRs.

It is a weather-sealed lens with 11 seals. The lens consists of 16 optical elements in 12 groups and features an ED (Extra-low Dispersion) optical element to effectively compensate for chromatic aberrations, and aspherical optical elements to minimize color bleeding.

The Pentax HD DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR retails for $749.95 and should be available in November 2014. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Pentax K-3 Now $200 Off

Pentax K-3

B&H has the Pentax K-3 for $896.95 (reg. $1096.95) along with a free Pentax BG-5 battery grip (reg. $199), 4% rewards and free expedited shipping. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Additionally, Adorama has the Pentax K-3 with the DA 18-135mm lens for $1246.95 (reg. $1446.95). That deal also includes a free BG-5 battery grip, 4% rewards and free 2-day shipping. Check it out here at Adorama.