Subject: Re: Pentax spits in the FACE of the entrenched Japanese planned-obsolescence
On 2018-02-22 09:13:48 +0000, Bill W said:
> On Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:42:36 -0800 (PST), RichA<email@example.com>
>> On Wednesday, 21 February 2018 22:15:28 UTC-5, Bill W wrote:
>>> On Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:00:26 -0800 (PST), RichA<firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>>> Get your K1 and for $550, Pentax will upgrade it (including badges) to
>>>> a new K1II.
>>> How long is Pentax going to stay in business? Almost no 3d party
>>> lenses is not a good sign.
>> Screw Tamron and underdog Tokina, they hardly represent much in the way
>> of 3rd party lenses. They are the ones who refuse to make lenses for
>> brands other than Canon, Nikon and a smattering of Sony.
> It's Sigma that I worry about. They used to include Pentax mounts with
> all their offerings, but not any more.
They are smelling the blood in the water. They make cameras too, you