Tag Archives: Pentax K-5

New Camera! Pentax K-3

Its been a while since I have been blogging.  I have just been busy with life and things.  Work.  Wife.  One kid graduated from college and entering the workforce. Other kid starting her 3 year away.  So I’ve been a … Continue reading

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Moon Over My House

It was unusually warm here today.  As I write this it’s about 56 degrees F outside.  I took advantage of the weather and used the afternoon to replace the front brake pads and rotors on my aging Ford Explorer.  Its … Continue reading

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A day at the local pond

I know I usually post news here and post all my photos in the forum but I thought I’d do something a bit different today.  I had a few hours to kill while my daughter was out playing mini golf … Continue reading

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GPS for Pentax K-5, K-r, and 645D

Pentax has announced a new GPS Module for it’s K-5, K-r, and 645D cameras.  The GPS Module O-GPS1 (catchy name huh?) should be available mid July with a MSRP of $250.  Features include:

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Pentax K-5 Price Drop

When the Pentax K-5 was released it sold very well at its suggested price of $1600. Probably one of the most successful cameras that Pentax has fielded to date. The K-5 received some glowing reviews around the web including a … Continue reading

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Pentax Releases Firmware 1.03 for K-5 DSLR

Pentax Imaging has released a firmware update for the flagship K-5 DSLR camera.  This update is version 1.03 which addresses a low light focusing issue and provides better overall stability and general performance.

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Pentax: A Silver Finish For A Sterling Camera

Pentax has announced that it will be releasing a Limited Edition of it’s Flagship DSLR camera, the Pentax K-5.  The K-5 will be offered in Pentax Limited Edition Silver as they have done for several of their previous DSLR cameras.  Photos … Continue reading

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Pentax Confirms Sensor Stain Issue in K-5 DSLR

The Amateur Photographer is reporting that Pentax has released a statement confirming that some Pentax K-5 DSLRs were shipped with a defective sensor.  It is believed by Pentax that this problem was a manufacturing issue and that the problem has … Continue reading

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Pentax K-5, Overheating Sensor Causing Stains? Theory Tested!

Pentax K-5, Overheating Sensor Causing Stains? Theory Tested! Camera Light & Lens Forum Member Subjects his Penatax K-5 DSLR to a ‘Sensor Overheating Torture Test’ to see if there is any truth to the theory that heat caused by using … Continue reading

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Bibble Pro and Bibble Lite Updated to version 5.2

Bibble Labs has announced that it has updated Bibble Pro and Bibble Lite to version 5.2.  Bibble, a product of Bibble Labs, is a software package that allows RAW photo file editing and top notch photographic workflow options.  The features … Continue reading

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