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The new Pentax/Ricoh compact film camera will be announced this summer, this is what we know so far

Pentax/Ricoh just announced that the upcoming compact film camera will be officially released this summer (2024) and will be designed for vertical-position shooting, using a half-size format. Here is what we know so far:

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Good news for film shooters: Kodak announced a price cut (up to 30%!) on the Professional Tri-X 400 black and white film

You do not see this every day – Kodak announced a price cut on the Tri-X 400 black and white film (check prices at Amazon and B&H):

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Mint to release a new Rollei 35AF compact autofocus 35mm film camera this summer

A strange development from Mint Camera – they announced that the compact autofocus 35mm film camera they have been working on for a while will be called… Rollei 35AF. The official release will be this summer (2024). The price is expected to be around $650-800. Here is an enhanced view of the teaser: Here is […]

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Film Friday: the latest film news

→ Moment announced a new 35mm film camera available in two color combinations. → FilmNeverDie announced a new Nana 35mm automatic point-and-shoot reusable film camera. → Film Ferrania plans to release two long-discontinued black-and-white films. → Harman Photo is teasing a new film product. → Here are the latest updates on the MiNT 35mm film […]

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Ricoh to announce two new “affordable” Pentax compact film cameras in Spring 2024

In a recent interview, Ricoh Imaging Europe confirmed that Pentax will release two new “affordable” compact film cameras in Spring 2024:

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Update on the upcoming MiNT 35mm film camera: will come with LIDAR-based autofocus!

A quick update on the upcoming MiNT 35mm film camera (see blurry pictures above): it will include LIDAR-based autofocus! Here are the details:

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MiNT Camera is working on a new plan for a 60’s-style premium 35mm compact camera

MiNT Camera (see their previous projects) is working/developing a brand-new “secret” 60’s styled premium 35mm compact film camera. This is what we know so far:

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Pentax is considering releasing a new film camera

Ricoh just announced that Pentax is starting a new “Film Project” that will most likely include the release of a new film camera:

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