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Ricoh/Pentax: Launch The Limited Edition K-1 Silver

Simon Skinner - 5 years ago

Along with the exciting news of the new flagship Nikon D850, Ricoh/Pentax has also announced a Limited Edition Silver version of their 35mm Full-frame K1 DSLR Camera 

The PENTAX K-1, which was originally launched in April 2016, features a 35.9mm x 24.0mm large, high-performance CMOS image sensor, delivering ultra-high definition with 36.4 effective MP along with high-sensitivity performance, making it the ultimate K-series DSLR model.This limited edition model was designed to meet overwhelming user demand for a camera body and battery grip in a refined silver

This limited edition model has been designed to meet demand for a camera body and battery grip in a refined silver colour that matches the silver FA Limited Lens Series. The model also features a limited edition metal hot shoe cover, [complete with logo].

K-1 Silver Main Features

High-grade silver colour-coating on the camera body and grip to match the silver FA Limited Lens, along with a special silver type SR badge on the front of the camera. The metal hot shoe cover features a mirror finish PENTAX K-1 Limited Silver logo.

Two exclusive batteries are included and can be used simultaneously in the camera body and battery grip.

The camera body comes pre-installed with the latest firmware [Ver. 1.41]. Note: The camera body’s features and specifications are identical with those of the standard model, except for the firmware.

Pricing & availability

Only 2,000 units available worldwide.

£2,149.99 [RRP] Available Mid-September.

About the author

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Simon Skinner

Co-founder // Editor

Having spent many years working in various pockets of the music industry, and always with a camera in hand, Simon has worked with organisations such as Warner/Chappell, Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the innovative independent record label, Izumi Records before moving fully into the world of publishing in 2007. Amongst numerous other projects in the last decade, he has been responsible for a number of specialist photo trade magazines and journals for the filmmaking and photography communities, along with a coffee table book entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he produced with Peter Dench and Leica. Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team have set themselves a task of delivering informative and inspirational content for photographers of all levels, from the beginner, shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned photographer and filmmaker.