Pentax K-3 II Unveiled

Pentax K-3 II

Ricoh has announced the new Pentax K-3 II DSLR with the same 24MP sensor, 27-point AF and 8.3fps shooting found in the original K-3. The K-3 II, however, steps up in a number of areas with improved 4.5EV stops of shake reduction, faster AF algorithm, built-in GPS, gyro sensor panning and auto horizon correction.

Additionally, the Pentax K-3 II features a new Pixel Shift Resolution capability that shifts the image sensor by one pixel over 4 frames to allow it to capture all colors at each individual pixel. While the overall resolution doesn’t change (like it does on the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II), the color rendition and overall sharpness of the image should be improved. [Read more…]

Up to 50% Off Refurbished Canon DSLRs and Lenses from Canon USA

Canon 24-105mm

Canon USA is having a sale on its refurbished DSLRs and lenses.

Refurbished EOS DSLRs are up to 35% off. Some of the deals include the Canon 70D for $767 and the 5D Mark III for $2239. You can find all of the DSLR dealsĀ here at Canon USA.

Refurbished Canon lenses are up to 50% off. Notable deals include the EF 24-105mm f/4 IS USM lens for $639 and the EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens for $391. You can find all the refurbished lenses here at Canon USA.