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Pentax DA 35mm f2.4 is full frame!

I noticed at PentaxForums that the member Frank posted images taken with the new DA-L 35mm f2.4 lens. This confirms that the lens is capable at full-frame sensor size! Here is the stock image of the lens: So my question to pentax is this… Why wasn’t this lens released as a two version lens? DA-L […]

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“Bentax” Beatles Pentax Advertisement Among Others

I noticed this video on a forum posting at dpreview.com and thought it was amusing. Apparently the Beatles had a fondness or some type of advertising deal with Pentax back in their heyday. Here is the video on Youtube: If you do a search in Japanese on youtube, you find quite a few other unusual […]

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Older Wide Aperture Glass Compensated Behind The Scenes?

http://www.luminous-landscape.com/essays/an_open_letter_to_the_major_camera_manufacturers.shtml I noticed this link a few minutes ago. It’s an interesting article and I suggest a visit to check it out. Using facts from the DxO group, the author suggests that large aperture lenses are not being fully utilized by current digital camera sensors due to a failing in their design. Light rays coming […]