Interesting point from the CP+ interview about other GR focal lengths

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OP John Gellings Veteran Member • Posts: 5,071
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pastukaste wrote:

John Gellings wrote:

pastukaste wrote:

John Gellings wrote:

TakiNufuji wrote:

John Gellings wrote:

TakiNufuji wrote:

They had another horrible financial quarter even after laying off thousands of people. Their lease of the Pentax brand from Hoya ends in 2020.

Everyone had a bad quarter, yet they keep making cameras.

Key word is "another". As in several years worth. For a year there is more that just talk that the cameras are

ok, then why do interviews, why promote the GR, why do events?

Bai ally to show the consuming public that they do have a pulse

Consuming public, in general, isnt buying a GR... come on. Its a pet project for the company and it is doing well.

Ricoh still has to advertise to the general consumer public that it is serious about cameras after all it has Pentax to look after.

I does well for small volume of sales but it still needs to be propped up by other products, three GRs in six years does not pay the

ok you win

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