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Ricoh is considering to withdraw from the camera business

Ricoh is considering to withdraw from the camera business – this news comes from Nikkei, here is the English version: The Japanese company will radically review a production and manufacturing strategy centered on cameras for the retail market, including such brands as Pentax and GR. Options include withdrawing from this segment altogether. In America, Ricoh is […]

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Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.10 and Camera Raw 9.10 released with Pentax KP support

Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.10 and Camera Raw 9.10 with support for the Pentax KP DSLR camera. Here are direct the download links: DNG Converter 9.10: Win | macOS Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.10: Adobe keeps making it more difficult to download the standalone version, see this download info and also this page  

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New server and HTTPS for PentaxRumors

In the past week I have been busy upgrading PentaxRumors to a new server at HostDuplex. The old server could no longer handle the increased traffic. You also probably already noticed that PentaxRumors is now a “secure” website (HTTPS) which is the industry’s standard. A lot of other changes were also introduced on the back end […]

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Pentax deals on Amazon UK

Some new Pentax DSLR camera deals are available for limited time on Amazon UK: Pentax K-70 Body + 50mm f/1.8: £601.99 (ave £56.01) Pentax K-70 18/135mm + 50mm f/1.8: £776.9 (save £71.01) Pentax K-1 + 24-70mm: £2,789.98 (save £249.64) Pentax K-1 + 70-200mm: £3,419.98 (save £379.01) Pentax K-1 + 15-30mm: £3,149.98 (save £164.76) Via Ephotozine

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Ricoh Imaging released a new version of Digital Camera Utility 5

Ricoh Imaging released the latest version of Digital Camera Utility 5: Digital Camera Utility 5 update for Macintosh Digital Camera Utility 5 update for Windows

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Top 10 PentaxRumors posts for March 2017

         These are the top 10 most visited PentaxRumors posts for March 2017:

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Pentax KP camera reviews

Many websites published their reviews of the latest Pentax KP DSLR camera ($1,099). Here is a recap: Pros and cons from dpreview (see also their gallery): Pros and cons from ephotozine: Photographyblog writes: “We particularly like the easily removable hand-grip, especially as the three different sizes are all included in the box – why has no-one thought of this […]

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