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Pentax K-5 DSLR
Pentax are offering £90 cashback on the Pentax K-5, and £100 cashback on the Pentax Q, when bought between the 1st of November and 31st December 2011. The Pentax K-5 (Body Only) is available from £739, and the Pentax Q is available from £599 from Amazon UK.

The Pentax K-5 DSLR features a 16.3 Megapixel stabilized CMOS sensor, Weatherproof body with 77 independent seals, Sensitivity range: ISO 80 to 51200, 7 fps high-speed continuous shooting, CMOS-shift Shake Reduction, SAFOX IX+ AF sensor with 11 selectable points, Live View on a 3’’ LCD monitor, 921 000 dots, Video recording in Full HD format, and is available from Amazon UK.

Read Pentax K-5 DSLR Reviews: ePhotoZine, Photography BLOG, DPReview,

Sony NEX-C3
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Sony NEX-C3 – a 16 megapixel mirrorless camera with an APS-C sensor, 720p video recording, and compact body. The camera is available for £406 from Amazon UK with 18-55mm kit lens, and the camera scores “Highly Recommended” however, alternative cameras often feature full HD.

More Digital Camera Reviews:
Pentax Q Review – World’s smallest mirrorless camera – uses a compact camera sensor.
Hasselblad H4D-200ms – 200 megapixel Medium Format Digital SLR!

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Corel PaintShop X4 – a £50 alternative to Adobe Photoshop?
Four new Kodak Hero printers – aim to bring down the cost of ink cartridges.

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Pentax has announced the new Pentax Q Camera System – it features a 12mp backlit CMOS sensor (compact sized), interchangeable lenses, with a new “Q-Mount”, and 5 new lenses: a prime (47mm), standard zoom (27.5-83mm), fish-eye (17.5mm), toy-wide (35mm), and toy-telephoto pancake lens (100mm). The camera has a 3 inch screen, manual controls, raw support, 5fps shooting, Full HD video, built in Shake Reduction sensor, and will be available in September in white or black. ePHOTOzine has a look at the sensor size compared to other cameras, and the size of the actual camera compared to other compacts, and other mirrorless cameras.

Pentax Q System: Press Release, Pentax Q System Lenses: Details here.