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Pentax 645D hands on

Pentax 645D hands on

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Along with its hotly anticipated K-5 DSLR camera, Pentax also used the Photokina show to give the 645D its European debut. Due to hit the UK in December, this interchangeable lens, medium-format digital SLR camera has an incredibly large image sensor... >>

Pentax 645D: Pentax's £10000 Medium Format DSLR heading to UK

Pentax 645D: Pentax's £10000 Medium Format DSLR heading to UK

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Pentax, aside from announcing the launch of the new K-5 DSLR camera, has a second piece of news from Photokina in Germany on Monday, the Pentax 645D. The Pentax 645D, which saw a Japanese launch in March is an interchangeable lens, medium-format digital... >>

Pentax K-5 DSLR camera now official

Pentax K-5 DSLR camera now official

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Pentax has officially confirmed the launch of the Pentax K-5 at Photokina in Germany on Monday. The new interchangeable lens digital SLR camera will cost £1199.99 and come with an 18-55mm WR kit lens. "Encased in a compact but solid, functional body,... >>

Five cameras that could steal the show

Five cameras that could steal the show

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Today marks the start of the annual Photokina camera expo in Cologne and we're live at the show to keep you up to date with all the latest news. We've pulled together a few show-stoppers, some of which have already been announced and some which are still... >>

Pentax Optio NB1000 offers LEGO-style customisation

Pentax Optio NB1000 offers LEGO-style customisation

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The new Pentax Optio NB1000 compact has an interesting new feature bolted-on, literally. It comes with a faceplate that is similar to a LEGO board, ready to be customised by adding blocks as you see fit. To be honest, it's not quite LEGO exactly. The... >>

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

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So you want to be a professional photographer or maybe you think you already are. Now that you've got the idea you need the kit to go with it, so the first thing that you need know without reading much further is that it ain't going to come cheap. While... >>

Pentax X90 camera
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Pentax X90 camera

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Having a larger than average zoom always comes in useful, but the bulk that often comes with it means it's not always practical, or portable. One solution is Pentax's X90. Clearly with a look and feel inspired by a digital SLR, the camera welds a non-swappable... >>

Pentax Optio W90 compact camera
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Pentax Optio W90 compact camera

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Looking to take pictures within a volcanic ash cloud, possibly? It's seemingly not enough anymore that a digital camera simply shoots 12.1-megapixel photos and records 1280 x 720-pixel high definition movies to the best of its ability. It has to stretch... >>

Pentax launches Optio M90 compact camera

Pentax launches Optio M90 compact camera

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Camera manufactuer Pentax has launched the Optio M90, a 12.1-megapixel compact which the company describes as "the perfect choice for a variety of photography scenes and modes". The aforementioned 12.1-megapixel sensor is complemented by a 2.7-inch LCD... >>

Pentax Optio H90 compact camera
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Pentax Optio H90 compact camera

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Pentax's Optio H90 combines minimalist "functional beauty" with a 12.1-megapixel sensor, 5x wide-zoom lens, HD Movies and advanced auto tracking AF and a Face AF system able to "see" up to 32 faces. The H90 we tested was the white and silver liveried... >>