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04-04-2016, 12:55 PM   #1
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Wakashiro Shigeru interview: K1, deep dive technology

Interesting, lengthy and deep dive K1 technology interview of Wakashiro Shigeru, Ricoh Imaging Co., Ltd. Products Division, Product Planning Department. A nice read about the K1's evolution that should wet the appetites of those of you counting down the days till the one you preordered finally lands on your doorstep.

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Nice article. I don't recognise the faces that were with Pentax before Ricoh's takeover. Anyone knows what happened to them?
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That's because you don't know all the faces.
At least Mr. Tetsuo Hosokawa and Mr. Shigeru Wakashiro were with Pentax in 2008:
OK1000 Pentax Blog: Pentax K-m/K2000 Designer's Notes: Tetsuo Hosokawa, Pentax Mechanical Designer

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