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06-03-2013, 03:00 PM   #1
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PENTAX Adds White WG-3 to its Family of Ruggedized Cameras Performance meets photogra

News update from the official Pentax website:

Denver, CO — PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION today announced the addition of a white WG-3 to its ruggedized lineup of compact cameras which launched in March 2013. The WG-3 line of cameras is now available in five colors including the new white, black and orange or in green or purple in the GPS version. The WG-3 and WG-3 GPS line of cameras offer worry-free shooting for active familie...

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Please Pentax, PLEASE release an image of the white WG-3 sitting in snow. Not with poop on it. Anything but poop.
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Here's the link to official press release. Wonder why it wasn't included in OP.

PENTAX - PENTAX Adds White WG-3 to its Family of Ruggedized Cameras

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And here is the photo :
Nouveaux compact Efina et WG3 blanc - PENTAX RICOH IMAGING FRANCE
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WG-3 in white is a good news for all kinds of doctors, dentists etc. who use WG-3 camera and its excellent macro capabilities in their everyday work. Because the camera works in clean medical environments, white colour is better than black. And it seems WG cameras are becoming increasingly popular in that market segment.

You may all roll your eyes, but from that perspective the news is truly newsworthy, yes.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Uluru Quote
WG-3 in white is a good news for all kinds of doctors, dentists etc. who use WG-3 camera and its excellent macro capabilities in their everyday work. Because the camera works in clean medical environments, white colour is better than black. And it seems WG cameras are becoming increasingly popular in that market segment.

You may all roll your eyes, but from that perspective the news is truly newsworthy, yes.
Correct - Pentax WG model with Macro and LED's has a strong presence in the Dental Appliances market. They are actually distributed by the B2B Division (Ricoh Americas Corp) for that market.
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