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Pentax K-01 interchangeable-lens camera now official (video)

Pentax K-01 interchangeable-lens camera now official (video)

By 2 February 2012

More leaky than a Welsh field with paper watering pipes, the Pentax K-01 has entered the realms of officialdom, ending weeks of speculation. Pentax joins the compact system camera game and will take on the likes of the Fujifilm X-Pro1, but has an ace... >>

Pentax K-01 compact system camera pictures leaked

Pentax K-01 compact system camera pictures leaked

By 2 February 2012

There have been rumours that Pentax is about to join the compact system camera race floating around for a few weeks now, but we've now seen evidence for ourselves that this is true. Pictures of the new mirrorless snapper, the Pentax K-01, have appeared... >>

Pentax Optio VS20 comes with a twist

Pentax Optio VS20 comes with a twist

By 25 January 2012

Pentax has announced a new compact travel zoom camera with a twist. Or rather, it's a camera that likes a twist, as the new Pentax Optio VS20 offers two shutter buttons.  A feature found on top-level professional DSLR cameras, the Pentax Optio VS20 offers... >>

Pentax K-01 compact system camera to offer APS-C sensor?

Pentax K-01 compact system camera to offer APS-C sensor?

By 19 January 2012

Pextax is set to join the compact system camera race, if rumours are to be believed. Named as the Pentax K-01, this compact system/mirrorless camera, like the recent Fujifilm X-Pro1, will feature an APS-C sized sensor. The Pentax K-01 will feature the... >>

The best looking cameras in the world. Ever.

The best looking cameras in the world. Ever.

By 15 November 2011

There are few gadgets that cause us such strong emotional reactions as cameras. From the ultra modern compacts to the most ancient of pin-holes, there's just something magical when you get one in your hand. There are, however, a select few that cause... >>

Pentax Q  review
3.5 out of 5

Pentax Q review

By 4 October 2011

Pentax’s Q certainly puts the "compact" into Compact System Camera. But it this mini interchangeable lens system a worthy purchase? The Pentax Q enters the photographic market at a time of change. Most manufacturers now have a mirrorless interchangeable... >>

First Look: Pentax Q  review
0 out of 5

First Look: Pentax Q review

By 20 September 2011

Let’s get one thing straight from the start. The Pentax Q is quite an incredible camera to behold. It’s tiny. But not only is it tiny, it also looks great. But so blinded will you be by its tininess that you won’t notice what a superb job the company... >>

Pentax Optio RZ18 zooms into the compact party

Pentax Optio RZ18 zooms into the compact party

By 13 September 2011

Pentax has taken on the likes of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10 with its latest ultra-zoom compact camera; the Pentax Optio RZ18. Boasting an effective megapixel count of 16 and a 18x optical zoom, the body may be compact but the hardware is anything but.... >>

Pentax Q teeny-tiny hybrid camera finger tips-on

Pentax Q teeny-tiny hybrid camera finger tips-on

By 8 September 2011

The world has been slightly stunned since Pentax announced the world’s smallest and lightest interchangeable lens camera back in June but Pocket-lint found out the true meaning of the word when we saw it in the flesh while doing our best not to crush... >>

Pentax Optio RS1500   review
3.5 out of 5

Pentax Optio RS1500 review

By 22 August 2011

Setting yourself apart for the mass of compact cameras on the market can be something of a challenge. The Pentax Optio RS1500 looks to solve this problem with the option for customising the faceplate to make it unique. But does this compact point and... >>