How do you pronounce *ist?

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TBH I just call them Pentax ISTs - shouldnt really but there you go.
 

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I pronounce it 'ist' but I have a german friend who says it 'ist' :)
 
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gandhi said:
Surely it's some sort fo anagram?

s*it?????????
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well Eos is one word, so i suppose Ist is one too, albeit a silly one...
 
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Pentax' original meaning was that you prefix ist with anything of your choice - hence the *. So you could call it Steepist, Fingerzist etc. I think they pinched it from Titelist golf balls.

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stepheno said:
Pentax' original meaning was that you prefix ist with anything of your choice - hence the *. So you could call it Steepist, Fingerzist etc. I think they pinched it from Titelist golf balls.

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aaahhhhhhhhhh, top fact there!:D
 
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