optio v20

  • Yup, it's a point-and-shoot: Pentax Optio V20

    Yup, it's a point-and-shoot: Pentax Optio V20

    Those of you who fancy point-and-shoots, listen up! The Pentax Optio V20 is on the way, further complicating your “what digital camera should I buy?” predicament. There’s but so many parameters to keep track of when it comes to point-and-shoots, namely pixel count, LCD size, and what kind of lens you’re working with. A quick scan reveals the V20 to be fairly… Read More

  • Pentax lets loose a new Optio point-and-shoot

    Pentax lets loose a new Optio point-and-shoot

    Today marks the arrival of yet another point-and-shoot from Pentax. The Optio V20, is like the sixth in the last few months, that features a 5x zoom lens, 8-megapixels and a ginormous 3-inch LCD. It appears to be geared towards portraits thanks to three key features: face recognition, smile capture and blink detection. I think you can decipher what each does and see its value in taking portraits. Read More