Posts Tagged ‘ricoh’

Ricoh Is Buying EyeFi Cloud

Posted by on Friday June 17, 2016 | Camera

Ricoh is scooping up Eyefi’s Cloud service and associated apps. Here’s an email that was distributed to Eyefi Cloud users announcing the move: We are pleased to announce that Ricoh Innovations Corporation (RIC) and Eye-Fi Inc have reached an agreement for the acquisition of Eyefi Cloud, and associated apps, by Ricoh. RIC is a member... More

Ricoh Introduces Pentax K-70 Plus New Lens

Posted by on Wednesday June 8, 2016 | Camera

Ricoh’s newest DSLR is built to last. The new Pentax K-70 boasts a dust and weather-resistant body alongside a few features first introduced on higher-end Pentax models. It sports a 24-megapixel sensor with a maximum ISO of 102,400. Also new is a Hybrid AF system that uses both image-plane phase-matching and contrast-detection autofocus technology to keep... More

It’s Here: Pentax Full Frame K-1 DSLR to Ship in April

Posted by on Wednesday February 17, 2016 | Camera

Ricoh has made its long-awaited foray into full frame photography official today with the launch of the Pentax K-1 DSLR, which is due to arrive in April for $1,800 (body). The K-1 sports a 36.4-megapixel full frame CMOS sensor with no optical low pass filter and a native ISO range of 100-51,200. The image sensor can shift to provide... More

Ricoh Adds Lightroom Tethering Plugin for Pentax 645Z

Posted by on Wednesday December 9, 2015 | Camera, Photo Gear

Ricoh is releasing a Lightroom plugin that will let owners of its Pentax 645Z medium format camera shoot tethered using Adobe’s popular imaging program. Pentax 645Z owners could use the existing Image Transfer 2 software ($199), which supports image transfer and camera control over a USB connection, but the new plugin allows photographers the ability to... More

Ricoh Theta S Delivers Spherical Photos Over Faster Wi-Fi

Posted by on Thursday September 3, 2015 | Camera

Ricoh is refining its Theta spherical camera with the Theta S, bulking up the internal memory and delivering faster Wi-Fi. Like earlier models, the Theta uses a pair of 180-degree lenses and two image sensors to record a scene and then stitches the two shots together in-camera to create a 360-degree spherical photo or video.... More

Ricoh Releases Weather-Resistant Pentax K-S2 DSLR

Posted by on Tuesday February 10, 2015 | Camera, Photo Gear

Ricoh will ship the new Pentax K-S2 DSLR to stores in March. Hailing it as the world’s smallest dust proof and weather-resistant DSLR body, the K-S2 boasts 100 seals to protect its innards from inclement weather. The K-S2 uses a 20-megapixel CMOS sensor with an anti-aliasing filter simulator which lets users adjust the degree to which... More

Photokina 2014: Ricoh Tips K-Mount Lens Plans

Posted by on Tuesday September 16, 2014 | Uncategorized

Ricoh didn’t bring much in the way of product launches to Photokina 2014, but they did let it be known that some new K-mount lenses are in the works. The most detailed of the bunch, set to launch later this year, is the Pentax DA 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR (pictured above). It will have a... More