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.
Ricoh has unveiled three new body colors in the K-S1 Sweets Collection. The new body color options include: Strawberry Cake, Blue Cream Soda and Lime Pie. Yes, they are styled after desserts. [Read more...]
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.