The O-VF1 47 mm Viewfinder from Pentax is an auxiliary viewfinder for the Pentax Q camera that's ideal for framing an image in bright sunlight, when viewing on the LCD screen can sometimes be a challenge. The O-VF1 has an angle of view (49.5deg.) compatible with the 8.5 mm (similar to 47 mm in the 35 mm format) standard prime lens for the Q camera. It mounts directly to the hotshoe of the camera for quick image and video composition.
Mirrorless compact system cameras are revolutionizing how you take pictures. Five years ago, the mirrorless interchangeable-lens compact digital camera didn’t exist. Now, there are hundreds of them, ranging from simple point-and-shoot affairs to cameras that pro shooters are flocking to. Fi...Read More
Fashion photographer and Adorama contributor Sandy Ramirez field-tests the Pentax Q under very demanding circumstances. If it can handle New York Fashion Week, it could probably tackle many other photographic assignments.Read More
Did it survive 9 days of Fashion Week?Read More
Day 4 was the heaviest on my schedule with little time for testing the Q beyond the limits I already had. I played with a few of the Custom Image filters similar to the Art Filters found on...Read More
Fashion Week Diary...Setting the flash to auto, I began shooting it in the Lobby and shot two presentations. Again the Q drew a lot of attention and a lot of admiration. Many of my fellow photographers read the ...Read More