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Pentax’s latest cameras go on sale

Pentax's WG-2 GPS and WG-2 digital cameras. Photo provided by Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. Click for our Pentax WG-2 GPS preview!If you've been waiting to get your hands on one of Pentax's new cameras for 2012, your wait might be over. The company has today announced the debut of two--or depending upon how you look at it, perhaps three--new models announced last month.

The Pentax K-01 is a boldy-designed mirrorless camera, styled by industrial designer Marc Newson. Bearing much of the DNA of the...

Rugged Pentax WG-2 cameras make GPS optional

Pentax's WG-2 and WG-2 GPS digital cameras. Photos provided by Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. Click to read our Pentax WG-2 GPS preview!Rounding out its announcements for the day, Pentax has revealed two closely-related cameras that update follow in the footsteps of last year's WG-1 series models.

The Pentax WG-2 and WG-2 GPS, like their predecessors, differ only in whether they include a GPS receiver for location awareness, and how they're labeled externally. Both cameras are otherwise pretty-much identical,...