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Pentax/Ricoh digest

→ Product Stories of New APS-C Vol.1. → Pentax D FA★ 85mm f/1.4 lens review for astrophotography. → The latest Ricoh/Pentax related videos:

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What Pentax values most in future cameras and their commitment to SLR cameras

Ricoh released two new videos and a dedicated website confirming their commitment to SLR cameras: Here are the five principles of Pentax:

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Nikkei: “Ricoh is also exposed to activist investors”

From Nikkei’s recent article: “Last year, Olympus invited two activist investors from U.S.-based ValueAct Capital to join its board as non-executive directors, and in November it announced a medium-term business plan that targets an operating profit margin of 20% or more by fiscal 2023. It was only natural that it would withdraw from its loss-making […]

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On July 16th Ricoh will release a video “What the PENTAX camera will value in the future”

Ricoh mentioned on Twitter that on July 16th they will release a video called “What the PENTAX camera will value in the future” that will discuss the company’s thoughts on the Pentax brand:

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Pentax digest #22

→ Ricoh G900SE camera firmware update 1.02 released. → New Ricoh Theta Animation Auto Framing plug-in released. → New Image Sync V2.1.1 released. → The latest Ricoh/Pentax related videos:

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Pentax digest #21

The latest Pentax-related videos:

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“I’m Back” digital back for film cameras raised $400k on Kickstarter

The new improved I’m Back® project that adds a digital back to old film cameras raised almost $400,000 on Kickstarter and is ending in 4 days (compatible with Pentax ME/ME super/K1000/Spotomatic and many other brands) – here are the details:

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