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Ricoh is not on the latest list of companies that will exhibit at the 2023 CP+ show

Ricoh is not on the latest list of companies that will exhibit at the 2023 CP+ show. The registration is still open for another week, so this is not yet the final list. Here are the 2023 CP+ show dates: On-site Event [Pacifico Yokohama]: Thu. Feb.23 Sun.26,2023 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (5 pm on […]

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New: H&Y magnetic filter adapter for Ricoh GR III and GR IIIx cameras

The Hong Kong-based H&Y company announced a new magnetic filter adapter/holder for Ricoh GR IIIx cameras: H&Y filters are sold at Adorama, Amazon, B&H, and directly on their official website (worldwide shipping). NiSi already has similar products (more Ricoh GR III accessories can be found here):

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“Pentax Clubhouse Film Camera Experience Event” coming in Japan

Ricoh Imaging announced a “Pentax Clubhouse Film Camera Experience Event” in Japan that will take place starting October 1st until December 24th:

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The Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens for Pentax K-mount is now €100/$100 off

Irix announced a special offer for its popular 150mm f/2.8 1:1 macro lens for Pentax K-mount. The €100/$100 discount will last until the end of October (31.10.2022): Adorama B&H Photo Amazon DE Main features of the Irix 150mm macro lens:

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The crowdfunded Pentax K-3 Mark III Jet Black Edition camera is now available for purchase in the US (limited quantities available)

I already reported that a limited number of the crowdfunded Pentax K-3 Mark III Jet Black Edition cameras will be available in Australia and in Europe (see this and this blog post). In addition to Sweden and Italy, I was told that 30 cameras will be available in Germany. As of today, the Pentax K-3 […]

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The new Topaz Photo AI launched today

Today Topaz Labs officially released their new flagship app Photo AI (previously reported here). Topaz Photo AI combined DeNoise AI, Sharpen AI, and Gigapixel AI into one software package: “Topaz Photo AI is the new “autopilot” for maximizing image quality—offering AI-powered noise reduction, sharpening, and upscaling in one single, powerful app.” Additional information on the new Topaz […]

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Ricoh has filed a patent for a 24-90mm f/4 full-frame DSLR lens

Ricoh has filed a patent for a 24-90mm f/4 full-frame DSLR lens. Pentax already had a 24-90mm f/3.5-4.5 SMC FA IF AL lens for K-mount: Here are the details from the patent application:

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