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10-06-2015, 04:52 AM   #691
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QuoteOriginally posted by Uluru Quote
FACT: Ricoh never ever said anything about FF before February this year.
That's not actually correct. Pentax's Kitazawa mentioned it in 2012 already:

http://dc.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/news/interview/20121010_564928.html

"We'll definitely put out a full frame because we're developing it as a commercial product."
"We're going to put it out after 2013. You can count on it."

10-06-2015, 05:00 AM   #692
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QuoteOriginally posted by Mistral75 Quote
Bingo!

– Leica SL
– Leica Summilux-SL 50mm f/1.4 Asph.
– Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm f/2.8-4 Asph.
– Leica Apo-Vario-Elmarit-SL 90-280mm f/2.8-4.

M42 and K mount lenses accepted.
That is darn good news... lets' praise for the adapter...
10-06-2015, 05:35 AM   #693
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QuoteOriginally posted by Zygonyx Quote
That is darn good news... let's praise for the adapter...
They are already proposed by Novoflex: LET/CO (€89) for M42 lenses and LET/PENT (€169) for K mount lenses.
10-06-2015, 05:41 AM   #694
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QuoteOriginally posted by Daikokuya Quote
after 2013
2016 is after 2013 so ... we can continue counting ^^

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so it wasn't all 'woe and sorrow'... haha. mmm hashbrowns and egg mcmuffins.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Qwntm Quote
No, I don't think so. An announcement actually includes details about what will be released...


What we got last February was a "notice of impending announcement." And I use the term "impending" extremely loosely.


If Ricoh were stalling, this would be the way to do it. A "notice of impending announcement, followed 6 moths later by an "announcement" including details and then a release 6 months after that. They gain a year to spool up and Pentaxians gain a year to save their spondulaks.
The word "impending" is often followed by "DOOM".
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QuoteOriginally posted by asahiman:
The current Information is,all activities of Training and Meetings about the new camera are cancelt.
Yokohama is the target for Show and salestart.
The new 2.8 24-70 is available now,you can order at your dealer.
Little number is on stock.
The missed 2.8 70-200 is available in November!!!!
Till February no more News in case of Fullframe and Lenses.
That´`s all what i know.
Best regards
So February 25
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why did they leave the other three lenses on roadmap in 2015 or later if they already knew they will be 2016?

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well, at least they still have a booth at PhotoPlus Expo in NYC later this month...

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Where did Asahiman's latest post come from? What does he mean by all training activities and meetings for the FF are cancelled?
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He means that the Pentax FF DSLR is postponed until spring 2016 (together with preparing activities).
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FACT: rumour threads are a waste of everyone's time.

Take photos. Be happy. Be patient or switch camps.
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QuoteOriginally posted by MJSfoto1956 Quote
well, at least they still have a booth at PhotoPlus Expo in NYC later this month...

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In november there is also the Salon the la Photo in Paris. I wonder if they bring the mockup of the FF with them. The guys from Ricoh Imaging are based in Paris and brought the lump to some meeting in The Netherlands some months ago.
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I hope there'll be no more delays. The natives are really restless. I remember this was the same thing that was going with Olympus prior to announcing the EM-1. It was a decision to maintain 4/3 or go m4/3
That's how I landed here.
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QuoteOriginally posted by totsmuyco Quote
Where did Asahiman's latest post come from? What does he mean by all training activities and meetings for the FF are cancelled?
Probably means that Ricoh doesn't want to release information to them because they don't want leaks. That or Ricoh isn't far enough along to train anybody on anything. They may have had last minute significant changes, or they are simply way behind schedule. It really doesn't matter. It could be like the Fuji X-Pro 2 that is a year behind schedule because Fuji is working on new technology.
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