The new Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition is now in stock. The special edition camera features a gunmetal gray finish with a matching BG-5 battery grip.
It is available in a limited run of only 2,000 units. The kit also includes a exclusive black leather camera strap and 2 batteries. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
The Pentax K-S1 is a new mid-range DLSR built around several of the solid technologies inside the Pentax K-3. In a world seemingly dominated by the resurgence of the retro design, Pentax has gone the opposite way with a modern design and a user interface that is designed with the mobile generation in mind.
The K-S1 features a 20MP APS-C sensor with a sensitivity range up to ISO 51,200. Additionally, the camera sports sensor-based shake reduction and 5.4 frames per second. [Read more…]
Ricoh has released a firmware update for the Pentax K-3. Firmware version 1.11 provides the following updates:
- Corrected – When shooting image after using the Built-in flash, Exif data of shutter speed is not updated on Version 1.10.
- Added automatic reset function when detecting rarely occur abnormal motion of the sequence.
(When automatic reset function is operated, latest setting will be reset)
You can download the latest firmware here on Ricoh’s website.