It is typical with cameras that DSLRs come in black and black only but if you want a different color for your special camera then you can check out the limited edition and recently introduced by Pentax, K-5 DSLR. This limited edition silver DSLR is especially special because it is shock resistant and comes with redesigned grip.
Priced at $1699.95, this DSLR also offers a scratchproof reinforced glass on the rear LCD and top status panels; this K-5 DSLR will become available in stores in April 2011.
This limited edition silver K-5 camera was introduced by the PENTAX Imaging Company and will be available in the US very soon. Additionally, readers should know that the silver edition K-5 DSLR will be redesigned to incorporate a uniquely shaped grip, an original exterior color scheme and an all original exclusive design that is better and much improved than the standard K-5 model.
The K-5 DSLR was originally introduced in September 2010 and incorporated many features normally found in costly professional cameras in addition to a weather resistant prosumer design. Some other amazing features of this limited edition silver K-5 model include:
1. A fast 7 FPS to capture high action shots
2. A sensitivity ISO range of 80-12800, expandable to 51200 and a much improved noise performance.
3. High resolution 16.3 megapixel CMOS sensor
4. Widescreen 1080p HD video at 25 FPS with sound via built in microphone or in other words, an external 3.5mm stereo microphone jack
In addition to this silver K-5 camera, PENTAX also introduced three PENTAX DA Limited Edition Silver lens models which have specifically been designed for use with the silver K-5 camera model. Each of these three lenses have been designed to feature a high-quality, silver finish which have been applied to the high-precision machine shaped lens barrel, hood and cap. Specifically the three lenses being introduced with the Limited Edition silver edition K-5 include:
- Smc PENTAX DA 70mm F2.4 Limited Silver
- Smc PENTAX DA 40mm F2.8 Limited Silver
- Smc PENTAX DA 21mm F3.2 AL Limited Silver
In addition to the new silver series, the silver K-5 will also match existing PENTAX-FA Limited Series lenses as well as the new DA Limited Silver series lenses. The new lenses which belong to the DA Limited Series also offer the user amazing sharpness and image quality and have been designed especially for the PENTAX DSLR cameras. These new lenses are absolutely perfect and ideal for the photographer that demands the best performance possible from a semi-professional camera.
The lenses are also meant for the kind of photographers who wish to use their lenses and camera for a long time; with their high-grade aluminum construction, the DA Limited Edition lenses offer the most durability and elegance in design. As a photographer, whether you wish to purchase the Limited Edition K-5 silver camera alone or pair it with the DA Limited Edition lenses, the choice is yours but you will be guaranteed top performance from your gadgets and the most return from your investment.
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