The Pentax K-1 upgrade service won the 2018 Good Design Gold Award


The Pentax K-1 upgrade service won the Good Design Gold Award. The full press release can be found here.

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FCC filing for the Ricoh GR III camera


The FCC filing for the Ricoh GR III camera is now available online (code name R02010). The camera dimensions are: 109.4 mm (width) x 38.5 mm (height) x 33.2 mm (depth). Wi-Fi and Bluetooth v4.2 are installed.

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Ricoh WG-60 rugged camera now available for pre-order


The new Ricoh WG-60 rugged, waterproof, shockproof and crushproof camera is now available for pre-order at Adorama and B&H. Sample images and additional information on the WG-60 can be found here.

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Interview with Ricoh on the new GR III camera


ThePhoblographer published their interview with Ricoh engineering team on the new GR III camera. Here is a quick recap:

  • Rioch doesn’t believe that full-frame is necessarily superior to other formats
  • The lens has been redesigned to achieve better optical performance and smaller size
  • The sensor stabilization is the same as in Pentax DSLR cameras
  • GR III new features: shake reduction, hybrid autofocus, compact body size, touchscreen
  • The GR III camera is not weather-sealed

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Ricoh WG-60 rugged camera officially announced




The Ricoh WG-60 rugged camera is now officially announced. Check Adorama and B&H for pricing and availability. Here is the full press release:

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The latest Pentax deals


Two new Pentax deals:

Previously reported deals:

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First leaked pictures of the upcoming Ricoh WG-60 camera


We now have the first leaked pictures of the previously rumored Ricoh WG-60 camera. Here is some additional information on the new model that will replace the current Ricoh WG-50:

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