This Week in Photography – news from 25-31 August

Pentax K-S1 DSLR revealed

Welcome to our weekly photography news, with all the latest stories that matter to serious photographers. Selfie-friendly Olympus PEN E-PL7 unveiled Olympus has unveiled the Olympus Pen E-PL7. This 16.1Mp metal-bodied compact system camera features a selfie-friendly LCD that “flips down and around so you can frame and shoot a series of pre-timed, sequential still… Continue reading

Pentax unveils K-50, K-500: price, release date, full specs revealed

Pentax unveils K-50, K-500: price, release date, full specs revealed

Ricoh Pentax has unveiled two new entry-level DSLRs, officially announcing details of the Pentax K-500 and Pentax K-50 price, specs and release date overnight.

Both new Pentax cameras share the same 16-megapixel APS-C sensor introduced with the Pentax K-30, and both cameras also offer high-sensitivity shooting at ISO 51200.