02/05/2014, Earlier we had reported on the Ricoh WG-20, a rugged camera that will come at an affordable price of $199.95. Granted there were some features that we thought could be a little bit better, but then again if saving money is what you’re after, then we reckon the WG-20 should be able to get the job done and then some. However if you’re looking for a rugged camera with slightly […]
02/05/2014, Rugged cameras are great if you think that you will find yourself in situations where its ruggedness might come in handy. For example if you’re the sort that likes to take action photography, or cover events where they could be a lot of moving involved, or if you’re going to places like the beach or pool where there is a chance your camera could get wet, rugged cameras do come […]
10/21/2013, Cameras are typically released in rather boring finishes and are usually of the black variety, but then again we guess photographers might be more interested in how it performs rather than how it looks, right? However if you fancy yourself a bit of a fashionista and would like your camera to look as good as you, you’re in luck as Ricoh as recently announced a limited edition GR camera that […]
07/08/2013, According to recent reports, it seems that that Ricoh could be set to release a new GXR camera. According to several observations, some of Ricoh’s GXR configurations have been listed as discontinued for the past few months, with remaining models having been heavily discounted. Signs that a new product could be coming soon are usually seen when a product has been listed as discontinued from a retailer, indicating that the […]
02/04/2013, One look at the Ricoh omnidirectional camera that allows it to capture a 360° photo which will subsequently be followed by it sending that image to your smartphone, will more or less remind you of that weird snake-like creature in Prometheus that proved to be the precursor to the famous Facehugger. Good thing this omnidirectional camera will not spurt out acid-blood when broken in half, as all that will be […]
05/08/2012, Ricoh has just announced a portable, sleek, self-contained videoconferencing system which is said to be extremely easy to use – like that of a mobile phone. Capable of hooking up to 20 other participants simultaneously with but a single press of a button, the Ricoh P3000 Unified Communication system has been touted to offer the security and audiovisual quality of far more expensive, fixed-room videoconferencing systems without a similar price […]
11/29/2011, Anyone remember Ricoh’s GXR camera system? For those unfamiliar, the GXR is a rather uniquely designed camera in the sense that it features interchangeable camera units. Now if you’re wondering so how’s that different from a DSLR? Well, unlike a DSLR that allows for interchangeable lens, the GXR allows the user to change not just the lens, but the sensor as well. Now adding to their list of camera modules, […]
11/16/2011, If you’re in the market for a new compact camera, Ricoh has recently unveiled their brand new CX6 compact camera, a camera whose AF lock in time is being boasted as taking a mere 0.1 seconds. If you’re wondering why this sounds familiar, it is because the CX6’s autofocus system is the same one used in the CX5 camera that was launched earlier this year.
10/04/2011, I used to think that portable digital projectors would be the next big thing, but I am mistaken as the particularly niche market did not really take off as intended. Still, there seems to be enough sales volume to keep it going, and Ricoh clearly intends to fly the digital projector flag high by announcing their most recent entry with a range of portable projectors that are touted to deliver […]
09/16/2011, Looking for a fixed-lens, high-end, compact camera? Ricoh might have the answer for you with their recently unveiled GR Digital IV camera, which is the successor to the company’s GR Digital III. With the GR Digital IV camera, there are some upgrades that hopefully some of you will find to justify the price.
06/11/2011, It sure feels like *–proof cameras are the new black. We’re seeing loads of shockproof, waterproof, dustproof cameras available lately, and Ricoh’s latest PX camera fits the bill. The Ricoh PX is a compact digital camera that packs a 5.0x wide-angle (28mm) and telephoto (140mm) optical zoom, a 16-million-pixel CCD Sensor, and Smooth Imaging Engine IV image processing engine for high-quality photos. It has a 2.7″ 230k-dot high-contrast LCD display, […]
01/27/2011, Ricoh has been updating its CX series of superzoom cameras ever so slightly since the CX1 and now the company is back again with the CX5. The CX5 now offers a 10-megapixel CMOS sensor, and a 10.7x zoom lens with a range of 28-300mm. The CX5 offers a Super-Resolution (SR) setting, allowing you to zoom the camera up to 600mm with minimal impact on image quality. Other features include the […]
09/23/2010, Ricoh’s G700SE was busy making rounds at Photokina, and the updated version of the G700 is capable of accepting add-on modules such as the GP-1 GPS dongle and BR-1 bar code scanning module. The camera offers a dust- and water-resistant shell and other fancy features such as Wi-Fi b/g and Bluetooth 2.1. This rugged camera was designed for governments and enterprises, so it’s not too surprising to hear that you’ll […]
08/19/2010, After Nikon and Canon have announced their latest wares, Ricoh has introduced its latest CX4 camera over in Japan. The CX4 is a 10megapixel shooter with a rear-illuminated CMOS sensor and sports a 28-300mm lens. The new image sensor-shift stabilization feature of the camera claims to be able to reduce blur by an average of 3.7 shutter speed stops. Other features of the camera include new filters that can be […]