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02-27-2009, 08:32 AM   #16
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the epson rf looks like just a rehash of the old RD-1 ... 1.5 crop factor on RF is quite annoying

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QuoteOriginally posted by losecontrol Quote
60-250 will not be under glass. It will be copys that you can try out.

Actually, the 60-250 has been "out of the glass" since last september: I tried one out last october in Paris.
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I dont know, but if you look at k30d.org, you'll se a
"hey, website is coming... "
But there are no sites like k10d.org or k20d.org, so maye it's smthg anoter, not pentax site
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Predictions (0,15€ the bunch...):

Showcasing DA 55f1.4 (it was under glass at the last photoshow I went), DA 15f4 and (hopefully) DA 60-250, maybe even the SDM converter...

Sneak peak at K20D successor.
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That's all folks! (I know it's a bit short but you had it for really cheap!!)

02-27-2009, 08:41 AM   #20
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QuoteOriginally posted by Jasvox Quote
My prediction,

Pentax will show, under glass only, 2 new DSLR models to be released at a future date. One of which will of course be a flagship and the other a mid-level body.

There will be lots of ooh's and ah's, but we will have to wait until 3rd quarter to see them on the shelves, possibly even 4th quarter.

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02-27-2009, 09:26 AM   #21
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QuoteOriginally posted by Jaleel Quote
I dont know, but if you look at k30d.org, you'll se a
"hey, website is coming... "
But there are no sites like k10d.org or k20d.org, so maye it's smthg anoter, not pentax site
www.k30d.com
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Well all previous pages were *.jp, like this one: K20DƒXƒyƒVƒƒƒ‹ƒTƒCƒgbPENTAX
So most likely both of them (*.org, *.com) are not real.

Im expecting few (lens, some .. Super cameras, accesories, P&S) minor updates or just a couple more serious things (like k20d successor, release of 60-250 or 15mm) but nothing extraordinary, like completely new type camera or something.

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I predict that they will announce the "K-M Liberace" - it will be white and pink with lots of diamonds. Instead of the normal strap, the strap will be of mink fur

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I predict that they will announce the 60-250 is delayed again! :\
02-27-2009, 10:26 AM   #25
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I expect Pentax will release a DA* Macro 10-750 f/1.2 that weighs only 2 pounds and only sticks out 5 inches from the body as well as having a 4 inch barral diameter. The lens will have corner to corner razor sharpness at all focal lengths and f-stops. The lens will contain firmware that will also contain an extra processing chip that will boost the shooting speed of all Pentax DSLRS to 15fps and the image processing will make it possible to take noise free pictures at 1600ISO.

The lens will also only be usable on Pentax bodies so any other camera that tries to use the lens via an adaptall mount will have the words "AUTO SELF-DESTRUCT IN 10...9...8..." and then shut the camera down with a little explosion graphic when the countdown reaches 0. The camera will be fine of course.

The lens will MSRP at $400 but one will be able to pick one up on Amazon for around $85.
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QuoteOriginally posted by nostatic Quote
They will release a digital rangefinder.

No wait, Epson beat them to it:
Ooh, there's a happy to file under 'Beautiful Things I can't afford'

I expect we'll see *something,* even if it is under glass, some things have to have been in the pipeline, whatever the economic situation is now.
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I'm willing to bet with you :)

QuoteOriginally posted by benjikan Quote
I predict that there will be a new model replacing the K20D...Perhaps some other news.

Gotta "feelin" you have the best prediction here.

Going to PMA?

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02-27-2009, 11:17 AM   #28
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i want my 20 seconds back.
sorry, no refunds!

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man.. when is the PMA again?
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man.. when is the PMA again?
Starts on Tuesday
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