Ricoh GRIII reviewed and 10 reasons to keep the GRII

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Eric Kim looks at the new GRIII but still loves the GRII

Has the nifty fifty had its day? Or are you a dyed-in-the-wool 50mm traditionalist?

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Is it sacrilege to say that wider-angle lenses offer more all-round versatility than the legendary "nifty fifty"? Do you now pick up a wide-angle lens as a matter of course?

Cambodia, the temples, the villages through the lens of the Ricoh GR

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Cambodia holds a special alure for Jean and his black-and-white images of Angkor Wat and other temples provide a stunning angle on this fascinating country

With the Ricoh GR to Laos — Part One

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Foloowing his trilogy on Myanmar, Jean takes his little Ricoh GR to Laos.

Is it worth upgrading to the Ricoh GR III?

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The new Ricoh GR III is selling well, according to camera dealers we've spoken to. It brings a fresh approach while retaining the appearance and fearures that have made this discreet camera something of a cult among discerning photographers.

The 50mm focal length is garbage, OK? Wide talk ruffles a few traditionalist feathers

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Is the 50mm focal-length prime now a relic, even garbage? We look at Chris Gampat's love of the wide, wide world

The Ricoh GRD IV, a retrospective view in Le Havre

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An old digital camera, a tiny sensor but plenty good enough for a tour of Le Havre in Normandy. Jean demonstrates that newest isn't always bestest.

Ricoh GR III Announced: 24MP, IBIS, new 28mm f/2.8 lens

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In the first major upgrade to the successful GR, Ricoh adds in-body stabilisation, a bigger sensor and a reworked lens

Vallouise Part II: Cross-country and backcountry skiing in winter

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Jean follows his summer photographic excursion to Vallouise with a winter view — something entirely different.

Heaven is a myth, Nepal is real: Our journey ends in Kathmandu

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Jean ends his exploration of Nepal in the colourful and exciting capital city of Kathmandu...

Ricoh GR and Leica X2 teeter on their perches

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When two old faithful parrots from Leica and Ricoh fall off their perches, what can you do? Dead, they were. But within a week they were resurrected for no known reason.

In-camera charging: Leica misses out on an essential feature

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Are you a fan of in-camera battery charging? I believe it is now a must-have feature for all cameras. Have your say....

Taking a closer look at the L-Mount line-up: The comprehensive Macfilos lens database

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Macfilos today launches an interactive datasheet of all L-Mount lenses available for use on Pansonic, Leica and Sigma cameras. Use it as your reference point from now on.

Return of Tom Stanworth and a Leica changing moment

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Tom Stanworth of The Photo Fundamentalist blog has returned to live in Britain after 11 years in Afghanistan. He has also faced a fundamental change in his choice of photographic gear: He has decided to replace his faithful Leicas with something new.

Ricoh GR and the Leica X1/2

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The Leica X1/X2 are now popular "vintage" Leica digitals. But they have a lot in common with the Ricoh GR, the smallest APS-C shooter on the market.