Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. announced the PENTAX K-1 Mark II Silver Edition, a limited-edition silver-colored version of its flagship DSLR. Ricoh is also releasing for the first time silver versions of its D FA series lenses with high-grade silver coating.
The camera will be available in a limited quantity of 1,000 units worldwide, and the three lenses— HD PENTAX-D FA★ 70-200mm f/2.8, 50mm f/1.4 and 85mm f/1.4—will be available worldwide in limited quantities of 600 units for each model. These lenses join the silver-edition PENTAX full-frame lenses currently available: SMC PENTAX FA 31mm F1.8 LTD, SMC PENTAX FA 43mm F1.9 LTD and SMC PENTAX FA 77mm F1.8 LTD.
The PENTAX K-1 Mark II Silver Edition camera body will be available in September for an MSRP of $2,099.95. The HD PENTAX-D FA★ Silver Edition lenses will be available in September with prices ranging from $1,199.95 – $2,099.95. Both the camera and lenses can be purchased at directly from Ricoh and at select Ricoh Imaging-authorized retail outlets.