Ricoh Imaging reveals more details about the new Pentax flagship APS-C
By Indopunk in Product Updates on Aug 17, 2020
On July 22, 2020, Ricoh Imaging premiered another Youtube video showing off its yet unnamed Pentax flagship APS-C DSLR as well as highlighting silver-colored versions of several Star-series lenses and the recently announced 21mm Limited prime lens. The upcoming successor to the Pentax K-3 II was previously introduced back in May with limited information.
Hosted by RIcoh’s Hiraku Kawauchi, world renowned photographer and Pentax KP/K-1 user Keita Sasaki was given the opportunity to ask RIcoh’s Head of Product Planning, Shigeru Wakashiro, questions about the much-anticipated products in a talk show setting. There were many highlights in the video interview including, which we discuss below.
New "full press snap" option for all GR III owners
By Indopunk in Firmware Updates on Aug 5, 2020
Ricoh Imaging released the sixth firmware update, v1.41, for the recently-launched GR III. This update provides all GR III owners with the "full press snap" shooting mode from the GR III Street Edition, and fixes a GPS-related bug. Thus, it applies to both camera models. Like all updates, it is cumulative and includes everything added in prior updated firmware versions.
Firmware Release Notes
Click here to download the update from the official Pentax firmware website.
For installation help or to discuss the update, visit our Ricoh GR forum.