Pentax Optio WG-1 User Reviews

Announced Feb 7, 2011 •
14 megapixels | 2.7 screen | 28 – 140 mm (5×)

I use this camera while we construct loghomes and sauna's. ( As we always work outside with chainsaws an oil, i needed a camera that would match my pocket and was easy to shoot with and wash it clean. For my job, it needed to be waterproof and shockproof also. I really love it. I remember the times I used my LX3 and had to put it every time back in the box to keep it dry. A very nice feature is that you can can set timelapse. In my case, it is fun to do while you work on a ...

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The Pentax is a very out there design. Bought one a few months ago to bring back out with us to Dubai, it has been to both water parks here and it holds up pretty good. Just have to be careful on not catching some of the buttons otherwise you find yourself in a different mode. I had a previos Pentax Optio and it served me 6 years to date hence why we purchased another one. All in all I give it an 8/10.

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