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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   review
4 out of 5

Pentax K-r review

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... >>

Pentax K-5 review
4.5 out of 5

Pentax K-5 review

By 6 December 2010

Pentax’s K-5 DSLR is its new semi-pro model built around the Pentax K-7 top end model. Like that model, the K-5 has a host clever kit for the high-end or advanced amateur including some neat improvements and an excellent overall specification and huge... >>

Pentax Optio M900   review
3 out of 5

Pentax Optio M900 review

By 6 November 2010

Pentax’s plain yet not unattractive Optio M900 pocket compact has an asking price of a mere £100 - so it can’t be all that much cop, can it? Our thoughts exactly - and yet the camera surprised us, up to a point, from the minute we eased it from its... >>

VIDEO: Amazing 3-year time-lapse construction

VIDEO: Amazing 3-year time-lapse construction

By 12 October 2010

Wow. This is simply stunning. Sure, we've all seen time-lapse videos before, but you have to admit that this beats looking at some chap's face as he grows and shaves his beard over and over. This video, shot by Paris-based videographer Ramon, took 3 years... >>