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02-04-2015, 04:41 PM - 1 Like   #16
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K0 = KO = Knock Out

"K0"

"0" to start the numerology, and it can be pronounced "Kay-Oh." As in KO - Knock Out!

02-04-2015, 04:50 PM   #17
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i hope it begins with a star
*K007 or something like that, lol.
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haha lightroom hates importing files from *ist D.

*(NAME) = Doomed!
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QuoteOriginally posted by chickentender Quote
I don't care if they call it "Frank"


The new K-mount Ricoh Frank. It's Frankly Ricoh.

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K-FF-whos-laughing-now?
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Pentax 135Z? K-135? K-24X36?
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K-1 sounds right. Of course K-1000D might be nice.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
K-1 or K-2 IMO. Maybe K-F1 but that would be kind of cheesy.
I agree. Anything with an F that stands for "Full Frame" is cheesy. Only Nikon managed to get away with that (with their FX designation - but it's not in the model name!).

K-2 or K2 (probably need the hyphen, actually) would be classic and allude to the high-end K2 of the film era.


How about a K-1000D entry model?? (Don't think so - the D's considered extraneous these days, though Canon and Nikon seem to be a bit 'stuck' in this regard).

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QuoteOriginally posted by chickentender Quote
I don't care if they call it "Frank"
QuoteOriginally posted by mikeSF Quote
*K007 or something like that, lol.
I was actually thinking of the K007 Paul Frank designer camera.

Cartoons, colors, designer, "Be Different" - it all fits with Pentax.
02-04-2015, 05:43 PM   #27
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Well if you want to be triumphant something like the Super-K01
and if you've been on these forums long enough it is more like About Time-K01 as I think "What the #**#!*!$ took them so long-01" wouldn't fit on a camera this small.
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FF camera designation

I would bet money on K-1.

Although I like the idea of some variation on LX, such as LXD, I suspect the "D" won't be part of the name as it was dropped from the K series DSLRs already. Perhaps K-LX could work.

Despite the previous reuse of MX, I really don't see a return to MZ. And I agree that anything that starts with an asterisk is doomed, or at the very least is stupid.
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Hmm...what if they do it like the LX and call it the "XCV"?
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QuoteOriginally posted by Docrwm Quote
K-1 sounds right. Of course K-1000D might be nice.
That is my vote.
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