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Saturday, October 24, 2015


Credit: Matthew Saville

Sunday, October 18, 2015

A DFA 24-70 Hands-on and Samples

(in Japanese)

Tested with a K-3II. The pictures speak themselves, although they are not in full size.

Friday, October 16, 2015

New Ricoh SLR AF Patent

http://egami.blog.so-net.ne.jp/2015-05-13 (Translated)

To improve AF sensitivity in the dark.

HD/DA18-50 and DA18-55 are Having the Same Optical Formula


So, they are the same optically, but only the allowable zoom ranges are different.

Promotional Information Leaked of the Pentax FF


Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Rumour: Features and Performance of the New FF

(in Chinese)

Someone at the Chinese Xitek forum hinted that he had tested the beta unit of the FF and told the following:

1. The new machine is not 42MP.

2. The AF speed is very high.

3. There are many AF points than ever.

4. SR Super-resolution mode now works handheld.

5. The result of the handheld super-resolution mode is good and it works!

6. Overall better experience than the D810.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Photo Rumors said the New Pentax FF Will Use the Old 36M Sony Sensor


Thursday, October 08, 2015

D FA 24-70mm on K-5

Source: http://pentaxfans.net/thread-154168-1-1.html (in Chinese)

The "DFA" badge looks cheap IMHO, though.