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On 2018-02-22 03:15:23 +0000, Bill W said:

> On Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:00:26 -0800 (PST), RichA<rander3128@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> Get your K1 and for $550, Pentax will upgrade it (including badges) to 
>> a new K1II.
>> 
>>
https://www.dpreview.com/news/2162791126/ricoh-will-let-pentax-k-1-o... 
>> 
> 
> How long is Pentax going to stay in business? Almost no 3d party
> lenses is not a good sign.

The last time I checked it seemed like most Pentax lenses was rebranded 
Tokinas. That might have changed. Let's remember Pentax for the 
affordable cameras in the sixties and the often stellar Takumars lenses 
they made to go with them...
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