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Pentax Optio S1
3 out of 5

Pentax Optio S1

By 10 June 2011

Looking for an inexpensive bauble with which to turn heads every time you take a snap? Photography stalwart Pentax is better known for practicality than trend setting, yet recent(ish) pocket snapshots including the Optio I-10 and RS1000 have bucked... >>

Pentax K-r colour range brightens up your day

Pentax K-r colour range brightens up your day

By 22 April 2011

Pentax, never one to shy away from wacky design mods for its cameras, has unleashed a colourful assortment of new versions of its Pentax K-r DSL. The 10 "unique" designs look like the cameras of your acid-trips, and includes the Tower Records inspired... >>

Pentax Optio RS1500 lets you show your fickle side

Pentax Optio RS1500 lets you show your fickle side

By 16 March 2011

Pentax has updated its Optio RS1000 with the Pentax Optio RS1500, bringing with it a more simplified mechanism for changing the front. As you may recall, the Pentax Optio RS1000 offered users the chance to add colour and pizazz to the front of the camera... >>

Pentax Optio S1 has Canon Ixus in its sights

Pentax Optio S1 has Canon Ixus in its sights

By 2 March 2011

Pentax has told Pocket-lint that it is planning to take on the mighty Canon Ixus brand with a new camera - the Pentax Optio S1. The new model, due out at the end of April and costing just £119.99, will sport an aluminium design and go after the “dinner... >>

Pentax Bonnie Pink K-r isn't a sight for sore eyes

Pentax Bonnie Pink K-r isn't a sight for sore eyes

By 21 February 2011

Pentax, not one to shy away from whacky design mods on its cameras, has recently released a pimped version of its Pentax K-r; called the K-r Bonnie Pink Model. Named after the Japanese pop star, Bonnie Pink, who created the crazy colour scheme, the camera... >>

Pentax Optio WG1 hands-on

Pentax Optio WG1 hands-on

By 9 February 2011

The Pentax Optio WG1 is the latest tough camera to hit the market and Pocket-lint climbed a mountain, waded across a river, and camped in a forest for 3 days to get our hands on the new camera, following the announcement. Okay, so while we would love... >>

Pentax Optio WG1: Adventurers sign up here

Pentax Optio WG1: Adventurers sign up here

By 7 February 2011

Pentax is hoping those who like to go tough when it comes to their photography won’t be fussed with the latest offerings from Olympus or Panasonic and opt for its new models instead. The company has got two brand new all terrain models, the Optio WG1... >>

Best snow-proof camcorders and action cams

Best snow-proof camcorders and action cams

By 2 February 2011

As part of Snow Week, Pocket-lint is bringing you all the latest gadgets, apps, and tips for your next trip to the slopes. We've already given you a round-up of the best snow-proof cameras around, but if you're after some video footage then are a few... >>

The best snow-proof cameras

The best snow-proof cameras

By 2 February 2011

With the ski and snowboard season now well under way, Pocket-lint is bringing you all the latest gadgets, apps and tips as part of Snow Week. If you're jetting off to the slopes then it's likely that you'll want to take a camera on the piste with you.... >>

Pentax K-r
4 out of 5

Pentax K-r

By 6 December 2010

The 12.4 effective megapixel K-r is Pentax’s follow-up digital SLR to the entry level K-x, a sound, good value starter option. Incorporating a standard APS-C sized sensor it sits just below the more fully featured K-7 and K-5 digital SLRs in Pentax’s... >>