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Pentax Ricoh – “Pentax Q7 Complete kit” limited edition – including the camera, 7 lenses, camera bag, etc. – only 1,000 sets will be available

To mark the release of Pentax Ricoh’s new digital reflex camera with interchangeable lens “Pentax Q7″ on July 5, a limited number of “Pentax Q7 Complete kits” will be out on the same day. The complete kits include a P[...]
Pentax Ricoh – “Pentax Q7 Complete kit” limited edition – including the camera, 7 lenses, camera bag, etc. – only 1,000 sets will be available
Pentax Ricoh – “Pentax Q7 Complete kit” limited edition – including the camera, 7 lenses, camera bag, etc. – only 1,000 sets will be availablePentax Ricoh – “Pentax Q7 Complete kit” limited edition – including the camera, 7 lenses, camera bag, etc. – only 1,000 sets will be available

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Nikon – The 80 millionth NIKKOR lens has been manufactured, coinciding with the NIKKOR’s brand’s 80th anniversary

Nikon Corporation has announced that the cumulative number of NIKKOR interchangeable lenses manufactured by the company has reached 80 million. Nikon (then Nippon Kogaku), launched its single-lens reflex camera “Nikon F” in[...]
Nikon – The 80 millionth NIKKOR lens has been manufactured, coinciding with the NIKKOR’s brand’s 80th anniversary
Nikon – The 80 millionth NIKKOR lens has been manufactured, coinciding with the NIKKOR’s brand’s 80th anniversary

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Pentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm long

Pentax Ricoh is releasing the world’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lense – the “Pentax Q7″ – on July 5. Its body is only 102 mm at its longest point. “Pentax Q7″ features[...]
Pentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm long
Pentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm longPentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm longPentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm longPentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm longPentax Ricoh – World’s smallest digital reflex camera with interchangeable lenses “Pentax Q7″ – only 102mm long

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Pentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinations

An entry-level version of the digital single-lens reflex camera – the “PENTAX K-50″ – will be released by Pentax Ricoh Imaging on July 5. This is an affordable, accessible model with an estimated retail price fo[...]
Pentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinations
Pentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinationsPentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinationsPentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinationsPentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinationsPentax Ricoh – “PENTAX K-50″ – Entry-level single-lens reflex camera, water resistant, 117 color combinations

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Sony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activities

Sony is releasing 2 new Handycam models for serious sports or outdoor activities. The models are dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof and -10℃ low-temperature resistant. Release date is June 21. They feature the CMOS image sensor “Exm[...]
Sony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activities
Sony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activitiesSony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activitiesSony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activitiesSony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activitiesSony – Handycam – 2 new models – dustproof, shockproof, 10m waterproof, -10℃ low-temperature resistant – for serious sports or outdoor activities

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Canon – EF-M11-22mm F4-5.6 IS STM – New interchangeable lens for mirrorless camera EOS M

Canon is releasing new interchangeable lens “EF-M11-22mm F4-5.6 IS STM” for mirrorless camera EOS M in late July. “EF-M11-22mm F4-5.6 IS STM” is a wide-angle lens but at the same time it can be used for approach[...]
Canon – EF-M11-22mm F4-5.6 IS STM – New interchangeable lens for mirrorless camera EOS M
Canon – EF-M11-22mm F4-5.6 IS STM – New interchangeable lens for mirrorless camera EOS M

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Multi-viewpoint robotic camera system creates real ‘bullet time’ slow motion replays

This multi-viewpoint robotic camera system, under development by NHK, links the motion of eight sub-cameras to that of an individual camera, so that all the cameras film the same moving object. “Using this system, you can create [...]
Multi-viewpoint robotic camera system creates real ‘bullet time’ slow motion replays

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Pentax Ricoh – New summer-style white color added to the waterproof/crashproof/coldproof/crushproof tough digital camera “PENTAX WG-3″ lineup

We wrote about “PENTAX WG-3” when it was released. It’s waterproof up to 14 meters under water, crashproof up to a fall of 2 meters, coldproof to -10°c and crushproof to a pressure of 100kg which makes this camera you[...]
Pentax Ricoh – New summer-style white color added to the waterproof/crashproof/coldproof/crushproof tough digital camera “PENTAX WG-3″ lineup
Pentax Ricoh – New summer-style white color added to the waterproof/crashproof/coldproof/crushproof tough digital camera “PENTAX WG-3″ lineup

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8K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 2016

NHK is progressing with the development of equipment to enable to the broadcast of 8K Ultra High Definition television, with trial broadcasts to begin in Japan in 2016. The camera head, co-developed with Astrodesign, has been made much[...]
8K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 2016
8K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 20168K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 20168K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 20168K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 20168K Ultra HD compact camera and H.265 encoder developed by NHK with UHD trial broadcasts slated for 2016

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Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

This week NHK is showing off touchable TV and ultra-res cameras that just might create video beyond the capabilities of human perception, Japanese scientists have developed a super-duper malaria vaccine (giveth to Africa), and a J-gove[...]
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COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″

COWON Japan released Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ last April.  They have received requests from their users that they want to record more data, so a new 16GB model will be released on June 7. Price is ¥25,800.  
COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″
COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″COWON Japan – new 16GB model added to Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder  “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″

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Google Glass, Meta Wants Your Milkshake! …Do Consumers Want Either of Them?

Google Glass fever and upstart Meta’s rapidly financed US $100,000 Kickstarter campaign indicate #1. impending altered reality market maturity, or #2. everything new remixes the old, but still the geeks sing “Ohhhhh look, shiny!” Googl[...]
Google Glass, Meta Wants Your Milkshake!  …Do Consumers Want Either of Them?

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Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store

Leica from Germany is a popular brand in Japan and they just opened their store in SOGO department store in Yokohama, Japan, and are going to release an exclusive limited edition model called “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” in [...]
Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store
Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama storeLeica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store

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Thanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera

Yes, everything is small in Japan but this is extreme! Thanko released an extremely small functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. Despite it’s super small size (38x33x28m, 17g), it is capable o[...]
Thanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Thanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens cameraThanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens cameraThanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens cameraThanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens cameraThanko – Miniature functional camera that looks like a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera

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Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″

Nikon Imaging Japan added new lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ to the Nikon lens lineup for the lens-replaceable “Nikon 1″ camera in June. Focal length is 32mm. Since it’s an aperture single focus lens that has [...]
Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″
Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″Nikon – New lens “1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2″ will be added to the lens lineup for replaceable-lens camera, “Nikon 1″

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Panasonic – Pocket sized digital camera “DMC-LF1″ – 7.1X Optical Zoom, F2.0 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMICRON lens, finder built-in

Panasonic announced that they will release pocket sized digital camera “DMC-LF1″ (102.5 x 62.1 x 27.9mm, 170g) with 7.1X optical zoom. It has a finder and F2.0 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMICRON lens and features a 1/1.7 inch Mos sen[...]
Panasonic – Pocket sized digital camera “DMC-LF1″ – 7.1X Optical Zoom, F2.0 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMICRON lens, finder built-in
Panasonic – Pocket sized digital camera “DMC-LF1″ – 7.1X Optical Zoom, F2.0 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMICRON lens, finder built-inPanasonic – Pocket sized digital camera “DMC-LF1″ – 7.1X Optical Zoom, F2.0 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMICRON lens, finder built-in

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Panasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving images

Panasonic announced that on June 20 they will release a hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ that enables you to take a high-definition still/moving images. With 16.05 million pixels, Live Mos sensor[...]
Panasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving images
Panasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving imagesPanasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving imagesPanasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving imagesPanasonic – Hybrid mirrorless interchangeable lens camera “LUMIX DMC-G6″ – High-definition still and moving images

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OLYMPUS PEN E-P5 Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera

Olympus announced Friday the PEN E-P5 its latest rangefinder-style Micro Four Thirds cameras in both Japan and the US. Featuring the same 16Mpix sensor that has been features in other Olympus models the E-P5 comes however with a new an[...]
OLYMPUS PEN E-P5 Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera
OLYMPUS PEN E-P5 Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera

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Fujifilm – Cheki “instax mini 50S” – the smallest and lightest model in the Cheki lineup will get a new color: “Piano White”

Fujifilm is going to releasing the Cheki “instax mini 50S” in a new color – “Piano White” on April 26. The ”instax mini 50S” is a stylish instant camera with enhanced performance that adults ca[...]
Fujifilm – Cheki “instax mini 50S” – the smallest and lightest model in the Cheki lineup will get a new color: “Piano White”
Fujifilm – Cheki “instax mini 50S” – the smallest and lightest model in the Cheki lineup will get a new color: “Piano White”Fujifilm – Cheki “instax mini 50S” – the smallest and lightest model in the Cheki lineup will get a new color: “Piano White”Fujifilm – Cheki “instax mini 50S” – the smallest and lightest model in the Cheki lineup will get a new color: “Piano White”

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Sony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital camera

The new CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” from Sony will be out on May 17. It is the lightest and smallest digital camera with 30X optical zoom lens. 20.4 million effective pixels, Exmor R CMOS Sensor is built-in. Compared with existin[...]
Sony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital camera
Sony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital cameraSony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital cameraSony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital cameraSony – CyberShot “DSC-HX50V” – World’s smallest and lightest 30X optical zoom digital camera

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COWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device application

COWON Japan released Wi-Fi compliant Full HD (1920×1080) drive recorder “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ today. After installing the “Smart Manager” application provided by COWON to your smart device, you can conne[...]
COWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device application
COWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device applicationCOWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device applicationCOWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device applicationCOWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device applicationCOWON Japan – Wi-Fi compliant full HD drive recorder – “AUTO CAPSULE COWON AW1″ – monitor in realtime through a smart device application

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Panasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind camera

Panasonic’s official shopping site “PanaSense” started a service where you can create your own design for your camera. On the “DESIGN Simulator” page, you can create an original design using your own photo[...]
Panasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind camera
Panasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind cameraPanasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind cameraPanasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind cameraPanasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind cameraPanasonic – Customized LUMIX “DMC-XS1″ camera design service – Make your one-of-a-kind camera

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