“Ricoh GR is one of our most important premium cameras. We want to reassure our GR lovers that the series will continue.”

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If you missed the dpreview interview with Ricoh at Photokina (I shared it already on Facebook and Twitter few days ago), here is an interesting quote regarding the future of the GR line:

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Pentax K-1 firmware update version 1.30 released

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Ricoh released firmware update version 1.30 for the Pentax K-1 DSLR camera (see also this PDF for information). Here is the change log:

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Deal of the day: Pentax HD DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED WR lens

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The Pentax HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED WR lens is currently $50 off at B&H.

More specials on Pentax lenses can be found here.

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Ricoh/Pentax interview at Photokina 2016

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Pentaxforums published their interview with Ricoh at the 2016 Photokina show. Some key points from the interview:

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Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.7 and Camera Raw 9.7 with some Pentax fixes/updates

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Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.7 and Camera Raw 9.7 with lens profile for several Pentax/Ricoh lenses:

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Pentax lens roadmaps not yet updated

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I have not seen Ricoh presenting any new Pentax lens roadmaps at the 2016 Photokina show. If anyone has seen updated versions, please email me. Here are the last known Pentax lens roadmaps from few months ago:

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New Irix 11mm f/4 lens for Pentax K-mount announced

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Irix announced a the long rumored Irix 11mm f/4 lens for Pentax K-mount:

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