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Pentax K-01 Wins 2012 Product Design Award

The Pentax K-01 has won a 2012 red dot design award.

Posted: 16/04/2012 - 14:57

Pentax K-01

A Pentax camera that was designed by world-renowned industrial designer Marc Newson and launched in March 2012, has been selected as a Product Design 2012 winner at this year’s red dot design awards in Germany.

The Pentax K-01 was selected from more than 4,500 applicants from 58 countries as a Product Design winner in the "Entertainment Technology and Cameras" category.

The red dot design awards are one of the world’s most prestigious design awards. Each year, products brought to market over the previous two years are judged on nine different design criteria, including degree of innovation, functionality, ergonomics, durability and ecological compatibility.

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Smeggypants
Posted 19/04/2012 - 01:52 Link
Ridiculous! One of the most ugliest cameras I've ever seen!!!
[i]Bodies: 1x K-5IIs, 2x K-5, Sony TX-5, Nokia 808
Lenses: Pentax DA 10-17mm ED(IF) Fish Eye, Pentax DA 14mm f/2.8, Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8, Pentax-A 28mm f/2.8, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.2, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.4, Pentax-FA 50mm f/1.4, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.7, Pentax DA* 50-135mm f/2.8, Sigma 135-400mm APO DG, and more ..
Flash: AF-540FGZ, Vivitar 283
RichardSav
Posted 16/12/2012 - 18:21 Link
Yes - it is ugly - wonderfully so - and a real delight to use.
Easy and straightforward to use and very good results.
Love mine.
Richard

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