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Pentax HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE Review

Pros Low flare Generally good sharpness Very useful focal length range Weather resistance Electromagnetic diaphragm Beautiful bokeh Good contrast for punchy images Cons Only usable

Top 26 Best Pentax Lenses 2017

Here, we round up the 10 best scoring Pentax lenses to date that we’ve reviewed: 1. Pentax SMC DA* 200mm f/2.8 ED (IF) SDM –  This

Pentax KP Review

Pentax KP Pros Excellent image quality Numerous external controls Grip can be customised to taste Good noise performance 5-axis image stabilisation Pixel Shift Resolution AdobeDNG

Irix 11mm f/4 Firefly Review

Pros Very good sharpness CA well corrected centrally Widest rectilinear lens available Very little chance of flare Moisture and dust resistance Well priced Cons Some

Tamron 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness High level of central CA correction Low distortion Low flare Moisture resistance Cons High edge CA Lower edge sharpness at smaller

Nikon PC Nikkor 19mm f/4 E ED Tilt Shift Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness High control of CA Low distortion Low flare Easy to focus manually Highly versatile Cons Very high price Whenever we look up

Hands-on with Ricoh’s compact Pentax KP

Key Highlights 24.3MP APS-C AA-Filterless CMOS Sensor PRIME IV Engine with Accelerator Unit Smart Function Exchangeable Grip Full HD 1080p30 Video; 4K Interval Movie SAFOX

Top 10 Best Full-Frame Digital SLRs 2016

The Digital SLR or DSLR lets you change your lens, making it a versatile option for those that also want an optical viewfinder. Some of

Irix 15mm f/2.4 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness, especially centrally No flare evident Virtually no CA Weather resistance Filter use possible Electronic control of aperture Nice bokeh Thoughtful, ergonomic design

Samyang 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness Very low central CA Barrel distortion kept to reasonable levels Well made Fair pricing Wide range of mounts available Cons No

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: The 30-megapixel monster

Canon has stepped things up a gear in recent years by leading with higher-resolution DSLR cameras. It had long been said that the 24-megapixel mark

Nikon D5500 Vs Pentax K-70 : Is The K-70 Cheaper And Better?

The quick answer: YES, the Pentax K-70 is less expensive, has some better features, and will probably give most people better image quality than they’d

Pentax K-70 Review

Pros Dual-axis electronic level Wide ISO range (up to ISO102400) Pixel Shift Resolution produces more detailed shots AdobeDNG raw files AA filter simulation (if needed)

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV preview: The 30-megapixel monster

Canon has stepped up a gear in recent years by leading with higher resolution cameras. It had long been said that the 22/24-megapixel mark would

Venus Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Low CA Low distortion Close focus Well made The widest rectilinear lens Low flare Entrance Pupil Index mark Cons No weather resistance

What are the sharpest lenses for each camera system?

We consult DxOMark’s comprehensive optical test data to find the sharpest lenses for each camera system. Andy Westlake is your guide Sigma’s 50mm f/1.4 DG

Canon T6 Review — Now Shooting! Image Quality Comparison

The Canon T6 keeps the best of its popular predecessor, 2014’s Canon T5, including its extremely affordable pricetag and approachable, comfortable design, and then adds

Samyang 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC lens officially announced

Samyang has officially announced the 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC lens. It is designed for full-frame DSLRs as well as APS-C and Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras.

Fujiiflm X-T2 vs X-T1: What’s the difference?

We’re used to products being updated, but with some it begs the question whether it’s worth the upgrade or, perhaps, looking at grabbing a bargain

Pentax K-70 vs Nikon D7200 Comparison

Here is a quick comparison for the Pentax K-70 vs Nikon D7200 digital SLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The newly announced Pentax K-70 offers a 24-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor. Nikon’s D7200 offers

The 5 best DSLRs under £1,000/$1,500

With powerful sensors, superior build quality and a huge range of lenses, there are a bunch of reasons to make the jump to DSLR –

Top 10 Best APS-C Digital SLRs 2016

The Digital SLR or DSLR lets you change your lens, making it a versatile option for those that also want an optical viewfinder. Some of

Pentax K-70 vs Nikon D5500 Comparison

Here is a quick comparison for the Pentax K-70 vs Nikon D5500 entry-level digital SLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The newly announced Pentax K-70 offers a 24-megapixel

Ricoh announces the HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm F4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE lens

Ricoh Imaging announces compact, lightweight and weather-resistant HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE lens. The new HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE is a

PENTAX K-70 DSLR can weather the elements better than you

People today are more than ever more conscious of taking photos to capture fleeting moments into memories. Smartphones are, understandably, the immediate recourse but they

SMC Pentax-FA 50mm f/1.4 Review

Pros High sharpness levels Low central CA Excellent colour Low flare Compact, light lens Cons No QuickShift No Weather Resistance Some edge CA Although the

Pentax K-70 Specs Leaked Online

First rumored Pentax K-70 specs has been leaked online which will be the replacement for the current Pentax K-S2. According to recent rumors, Ricoh is working on a new DSLR camera

5 Best Superzoom Lenses

If you’re after a lens with a focal range wide enough to cover most day-to-day situations, then your best bet is superzoom. Here are our

DZOptics KERLEE 35mm f/1.2 Lens Announced

DZOptics has announced the development of a new KERLEE 35mm f/1.2 lens for full-frame cameras, the lens will be available in Canon EF, Nikon F,

Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW Review

Pros High and very even sharpness Smooth bokeh Fast silent AF Weather resistance Well controlled CA Excellent flare resistance Cons Quite heavy Expensive The introduction