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Pentax WS80 Review @ PhotographyBLOG

Fri November 20, 2009

Pentax Optio WS80

Pentax Optio WS80

An easy-to-use camera that should survive most family holidays.

PhotographyBLOG has posted their review of the Pentax Optio WS80 [QuickPrice Check], a waterproof (up to 1.5 m / 5 ft) ultra compact digital camera with 10MP resolution (1/2.3-in. CCD), 5x optical zoom (35-175mm equiv.), Pixel Track Shake Reduction (digital image stabilization), 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), HD movie (1280×720) @ 30fps, Auto Picture, Face Detection, Smile Capture, Blink Detection and Dynamic Range Adjustment.

[ Read the Pentax WS80 Review at: PhotographyBLOG ]

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2009-11-20 Pentax WS80 PhotographyBLOG
2009-10-29 Pentax WS80 TrustedReviews

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Pentax K-x Review @ DigitalCameraReview

Mon November 16, 2009

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

Excellent image quality.

DigitalCameraReview has just published their review of the Pentax K-x DSLR [Specs], with 12.4MP resolution (on a 23.6 x 15.8 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), 11 Point Wide Angle Focus, PASM, Auto Picture mode, Scene modes, Creative Processing and Filter Modes, 30-1/6000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, HDR Image Capture (captures 3 bracketed images and blends them in-camera), RAW, optical viewfinder with 96% frame coverage, Live View with Contrast Detect, Phase difference and Face Detection AF, Continuous Shooting 4.7fps, built-in flash, and HD Movie (1280 x 720 @ 24fps). The Pentax K-x uses the SD/SDHC memory card and is powered by 4 AA batteries.

[ Read the Pentax K-x Review at: DigitalCameraReview ]

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Pentax K-x Review @ Photocrati

Mon November 16, 2009

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

Image quality was very good, if not remarkable.

Photocrati has just published their review of the Pentax K-x DSLR [Specs], with 12.4MP resolution (on a 23.6 x 15.8 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), 11 Point Wide Angle Focus, PASM, Auto Picture mode, Scene modes, Creative Processing and Filter Modes, 30-1/6000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, HDR Image Capture (captures 3 bracketed images and blends them in-camera), RAW, optical viewfinder with 96% frame coverage, Live View with Contrast Detect, Phase difference and Face Detection AF, Continuous Shooting 4.7fps, built-in flash, and HD Movie (1280 x 720 @ 24fps). The Pentax K-x uses the SD/SDHC memory card and is powered by 4 AA batteries.

[ Read the Pentax K-x Review at: Photocrati ]

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Pentax WS80 Review @ TrustedReviews

Thu October 29, 2009

Pentax Optio WS80

Pentax Optio WS80

The [Pentax] WS80 is … built to survive an active lifestyle.

TrustedReviews has posted their review of the Pentax Optio WS80 [QuickPrice Check], a waterproof (up to 1.5 m / 5 ft) ultra compact digital camera with 10MP resolution (1/2.3-in. CCD), 5x optical zoom (35-175mm equiv.), Pixel Track Shake Reduction (digital image stabilization), 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), HD movie (1280×720) @ 30fps, Auto Picture, Face Detection, Smile Capture, Blink Detection and Dynamic Range Adjustment.

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Pentax K-x Review @ PhotographyBLOG

Wed October 28, 2009

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

The Pentax K-x is our new favourite “affordable” DSLR.

PhotographyBLOG has just published their review of the Pentax K-x DSLR [Specs], with 12.4MP resolution (on a 23.6 x 15.8 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), 11 Point Wide Angle Focus, PASM, Auto Picture mode, Scene modes, Creative Processing and Filter Modes, 30-1/6000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, HDR Image Capture (captures 3 bracketed images and blends them in-camera), RAW, optical viewfinder with 96% frame coverage, Live View with Contrast Detect, Phase difference and Face Detection AF, Continuous Shooting 4.7fps, built-in flash, and HD Movie (1280 x 720 @ 24fps). The Pentax K-x uses the SD/SDHC memory card and is powered by 4 AA batteries.

[ Read the Pentax K-x Review at: PhotographyBLOG ]

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HOYA about Pentax: “We will not shut down this business.”

Tue October 27, 2009

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

HOYA Chief Operating Officer, Hiroshi Hamada, said in an interview October 23 that the Pentax (which HOYA bought for about $1 billion) division will have to seek a partner in order to compete with larger rivals in the digital-camera market. “I don’t know whether we’ll go with Samsung or somebody else, but I can say that we’ll have a deeper relationship with some electronics guys,” Hamada said. “There will be consolidation in the camera business and a small player like us will be like a small boat on a rough sea. But let me be clear: we will not shut down this business.”

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Pentax W80 Review @ Steve’s Digicams

Tue October 27, 2009

Pentax Optio W80

Pentax Optio W80

The Pentax Optio W80 is an incredibly versatile compact digicam.

Steve’s Digicams has posted their review of the Pentax Optio W80 [QuickPrice Check], an ultra compact digital camera with "average image quality" and featuring 12.1MP resolution (1/2.3-in. CCD), 5x wide-angle optical zoom (28-140mm equiv.), Pixel Track Shake Reduction, 2.5-in. LCD (230K dots), HD movie (1280×720) @ 30fps, Face Detection, Smile Capture, Blink Detection and Auto Picture mode.

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Pentax P80 Review @ TrustedReviews

Sun October 25, 2009

Pentax Optio P80

Pentax Optio P80

Stylish ultra-compact camera that is easy to use.

TrustedReviews has published their review of the Pentax Optio P80 [QuickPrice Check], a 12.1MP resolution (1/2.3-in. CCD) entry-level ultra compact with 4x wide-angle optical zoom (27.5-110mm equiv.), 2.7-in. (230K dots) LCD, Shake Reduction (SR) technology (digital image stabilization), Auto Picture Mode, Face Detection, Blink Detection, Dynamic Range Adjustment, and HD Movie.

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Pentax K-x Review @ TechRadar

Wed October 14, 2009

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

A terrific DSLR for beginners with masses of headroom for those learning the ropes. Score: 4/5

TechRadar has just published their review of the Pentax K-x DSLR [Specs], with 12.4MP resolution (on a 23.6 x 15.8 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 2.7-in. LCD (230K dots), 11 Point Wide Angle Focus, PASM, Auto Picture mode, Scene modes, Creative Processing and Filter Modes, 30-1/6000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, HDR Image Capture (captures 3 bracketed images and blends them in-camera), RAW, optical viewfinder with 96% frame coverage, Live View with Contrast Detect, Phase difference and Face Detection AF, Continuous Shooting 4.7fps, built-in flash, and HD Movie (1280 x 720 @ 24fps). The Pentax K-x uses the SD/SDHC memory card and is powered by 4 AA batteries.

[ Read the Pentax K-x Review at: TechRadar ]

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Pentax K-7 Review @ Luminous Landscape

Thu October 8, 2009

Pentax K-7

Pentax K-7

I found the Pentax K7 to be a competent camera… It just failed to light my fire.

Luminous Landscape has just published their review of the Pentax K-7 DSLR [Specs], with 14.6MP resolution (on a 23.4 x 15.6 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (920K dots), PASM, 30-1/8000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, Dynamic Range Optimizing (capturing 3 images and combining them in-camera), RAW, weather-proof stainless steel alloy body, optical viewfinder with 100% frame coverage, Live View with Face Detection AF (Contrast-Detect), Continuous Shooting 5.2fps, and HD Movie (1536 x 1024 @ 30fps).

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Read the Pentax K-7 Review at: Luminous Landscape

Editor’s note: Since Luminous Landscape gives a rather lacklustre report of the Pentax K-7, we encourage you to get a second [more positive and balanced] opinion from the following expert review sites:

Imaging Resource: “Overall, the Pentax K-7 is a very high-quality digital SLR camera, offering a lot for its relatively low price.
DCRP (dcresource): “The Pentax K-7 isn’t just an excellent midrange digital SLR — it’s also an incredible value.
PhotographyBLOG: “The Pentax K-7 is the best-ever Pentax DSLR camera and a real challenger to the relative giants of Canon and Nikon.
DPReview: “The Pentax K-7 manages to combine superb build quality, comprehensive customization options, excellent ergonomics and an extensive feature set…

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Pentax K-7 Review @ DPReview

Fri October 2, 2009

Pentax K-7

Pentax K-7

For maximum image quality in low light situations your best bet is shooting RAW.

DPReview has just published their review of the Pentax K-7 DSLR [Specs], with 14.6MP resolution (on a 23.4 x 15.6 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (920K dots), PASM, 30-1/8000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, Dynamic Range Optimizing (capturing 3 images and combining them in-camera), RAW, weather-proof stainless steel alloy body, optical viewfinder with 100% frame coverage, Live View with Face Detection AF (Contrast-Detect), Continuous Shooting 5.2fps, and HD Movie (1536 x 1024 @ 30fps).

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Pentax K-7 Review @ DCRP (dcresource)

Tue September 29, 2009

Pentax K-7

Pentax K-7

Offers more features per dollar than anything else out there.

DCRP (dcresource) has just published their review of the Pentax K-7 DSLR [Specs], “an excellent digital SLR” featuring 14.6MP resolution (on a 23.4 x 15.6 mm CMOS image sensor), Shake Reduction sensor-shift Image Stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (920K dots), PASM, 30-1/8000 sec. plus Bulb, Dust Removal, Dynamic Range Optimizing (capturing 3 images and combining them in-camera), RAW, weather-proof stainless steel alloy body, optical viewfinder with 100% frame coverage, Live View with Face Detection AF (Contrast-Detect), Continuous Shooting 5.2fps, and HD Movie (1536 x 1024 @ 30fps).

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