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New Sony á NEX-6 Camera Delivers Full DSLR Experience in Pocket-Sized Package

    Compact System Camera Features 16.1 MP APS-C Sensor, Fast Hybrid AF, OLED Viewfinder, Enhanced Control, Expandability and Wi-Fi® Capabilities  SAN DIEGO, Sept 12, 2012 – With a brand new, sleek design and enhanced control capabilities, the new Sony NEX-6 camera packs all the imaging power, shooting responsiveness, handling and operability of a DSLR…

Sony Introduces the World’s First Full-Frame Compact Digital Camera

              New Compact Cyber-shot® RX1 Camera features 35mm full-frame image sensor and wide aperture f/2 lens   SAN DIEGO, Sept 12, 2012 – For the first time, all the benefits of full-frame digital photography are available in a palm-sized compact camera. The extraordinary new Sony Cyber-shot® DSC-RX1 digital camera…

Sony Introduces World’s First 35mm Full-Frame Handycam® Camcorder

    Latest Interchangeable Lens Video Camera Allows Filmmakers Virtually Limitless Creative Expression  SAN DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2012 – Today Sony Electronics unveiled the world’s first consumer 35mm full-frame interchangeable lens camcorder – the new NEX-VG900 Handycam® camcorder – for expressive, powerful imaging. Sony’s flagship model is joined by the NEX-VG30H which builds on the…

Ritz Camera & Image Acquired by C&A Marketing at Bankruptcy Auction

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From PhotoReporter.com Ridgefield Park, NJ—C&A Marketing, a global distributor of digital cameras, camcorders and related accessories, acquired portions of Ritz Camera & Image LLC at bankruptcy auction. Ritz Camera & Image, among the nation’s largest photography retail chains, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in June 2012, not three years after emerging from its first…

PENTAX Expands the Q-system with New Q10 Digital Camera and Accessories

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Super-compact, ultra-lightweight interchangeable lens camera (ILC), new Q- Mount telephoto zoom and K-Mount adapter added to the Q family of products  DENVER, CO (September 10, 2012) — PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX), today expands on the innovative Q-system with the new 12.4 megapixel PENTAX Q10 interchangeable lens camera, new Q-Mount PENTAX 06 15-45mm F2.8…

PENTAX Introduces New K-5 II & K-5 IIs DSLR Cameras

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Versatile cameras feature newly developed AF sensor for stellar performance in low-light conditions, as well as high quality CMOS sensor, LCD monitor   Denver, CO (September 10, 2012) – PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION today announced the introduction of its PENTAX K-5 II and K-5 IIs flagship digital SLR cameras, designed to advance the company’s…

PENTAX Announces Two New K-Mount Lenses

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  smc PENTAX DA 18-270mm F3.5-5.6 ED SDM zoom lens and HD PENTAX DA 560mm F5.6 ED AW designed exclusively for K-mount DSLR cameras DENVER, CO (September 10, 2012) — PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX), today announces two new lenses designed specifically for use with all K-mount camera bodies. The new smc PENTAX DA…

PENTAX Announces New 90mm Macro Lens

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New HD PENTAX D FA 645 MACRO 90mm F2.8 ED AW SR lens designed exclusively for the PENTAX medium format 645D SLR camera body  DENVER, CO (September 10, 2012) — PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX), today announces the HD PENTAX D FA 645 Macro 90mm F2.8 ED AW SR interchangeable medium-telephoto lens, designed for…

PENTAX Announces Exclusive HD Coating Technology

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  PENTAX develops multi-layer lens coating process for new HD PENTAX lenses   DENVER, CO (September 10, 2012) — PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX), introduces today its newly developed HD Coating technology – a multi-layer lens coating process – for all new HD (High Definition) PENTAX lenses for PENTAX K-Mount cameras.     Compared…