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Pentax Q10 compact system camera and K-5 IIs DSLR pictures in leak-athon

Pentax Q10 compact system camera and K-5 IIs DSLR pictures in leak-athon

By 10 September 2012

Today's leaked camera images are not confined to Sony: press images of a couple of Pentax snappers have made it on to the web, via Japan. The Pentax Q10 is a mirrorless compact system camera which, from what we've seen so far, looks very tasty, especially... >>

Pentax X-5 superzoom unveiled, packs in 26x optical zoom

Pentax X-5 superzoom unveiled, packs in 26x optical zoom

By 22 August 2012

The Pentax X-5 is the company's latest superzoom camera, and packs a big 26x optical zoom lens into a small, easy-to-transport body. The camera's lens starts at a super-wide 22.3mm wide-angle and extends through to a 580mm equivalent. Whether wide group... >>

Pentax K-30
4.5 out of 5

Pentax K-30

By 8 August 2012

We love new tech here at Pocket-lint, but sometimes companies can get a little carried away. Take Pentax: its Q system confounded and the K-01, despite its great image quality, just lacked sense. What with so many decent competitor cameras making it to... >>

Pentax Optio LS465 pictures and hands-on

Pentax Optio LS465 pictures and hands-on

By 6 July 2012

The Pentax Optio LS465 continues the trend of offering owners the chance to customise their compact camera and Pocket-lint's had a quick hands-on play with the camera ahead of it going in shops in the UK in the next couple of weeks. Priced at £89.99... >>

Hands-on: Pentax K-30 review

Hands-on: Pentax K-30 review

By 6 July 2012

Pentax announced the Pentax K-30 DSLR back in May, but now, just ahead of the UK launch, we've managed to grab some hands-on time with the new weatherproof camera to see what all the fuss is about ahead of a full review of a final production sample in... >>

Pentax Optio WG-2
3.5 out of 5

Pentax Optio WG-2

By 24 May 2012

The Pentax Optio WG-2 is a waterproof compact camera that stands out from the crowd. It comes in two variants: here we're reviewing the model without the GPS. The waterproof compact camera market is now well populated, providing plenty of choice for those... >>

Pentax Optio LS465 camera offers compact customisability, at little cost

Pentax Optio LS465 camera offers compact customisability, at little cost

By 21 May 2012

The Pentax Optio LS465 continues the trend of offering owners the chance to customise their compact camera. Like last year's Pentax Optio RS1500, the Optio LS465 features a clear removable front cover, so you can change the front design of the camera... >>

Pentax K-30: 16-megapixel weather-proofed mid-level DSLR

Pentax K-30: 16-megapixel weather-proofed mid-level DSLR

By 21 May 2012

Pentax is expanding its line-up of DSLR cameras, with the introduction of the mid-level Pentax K-30. The Pentax K-30 will offer photographers a compact and lightweight DSLR with the benefit of weather proofing, as seen on the existing K-5 and K-7 models.... >>

Pentax K-01
3 out of 5

Pentax K-01

By 24 April 2012

The Pentax K-01 first fell into Pocket-Lint’s hands back in February this year, where we were left more than a little perplexed about what this mirrorless camera was all about. Acclaimed designer Marc Newson is at the helm of this latest design, though... >>

Pentax Optio VS20
3 out of 5

Pentax Optio VS20

By 30 March 2012

Buy a battery grip for your professional or semi pro digital SLR and it will come with a second set of essential controls to one side near the base, including an additional shutter-release button. That’s because grip and body make for a big and bulky... >>