Pentax cameras: the full and complete range explained

Pentax cameras: the full and complete range explained

One of the oldest brands on the market, Pentax was bought by Ricoh back in 2011. Now, although Ricoh manufactures all of the models, some of them are branded with Ricoh, others with Pentax. Generally speaking, it is DSLR and medium format models which continue to bear the Pentax name, presumably in a nod to… Continue reading

Pentax unveils weatherproof K-30 DSLR

Weatherproof Pentax K-30 DSLR revealed

Pentax has announced a new DSLR to sit in its line-up, featuring a weatherproofed body and shake-reduction technology.

The company says that the features found in the K-30 are more commonly found in higher specced cameras, but the body shape and size is more reflective of an entry-level model.

Featuring a 16.2 million pixel CMOS sensor and a PRIME M image processor, which enables the K-30 to shoot full HD video at 30fps. A wide sensitivity range of between ISO 100 and ISO 12,800 (expandable up to ISO 25,600) is also available.