larryhokie

Lives in United States VA, United States
Joined on Mar 22, 2005

larryhokie's recent activity

  • I thought about it.  But I want to see if Ricoh's chosen repair service can  fix product after a minor fall while switched off.  You'd think that the lens would be safe. The camera landed on the ...
  • Update for anyone that cares... Precision camera still has my broken camera.  Cost estimates went from $170  to almost $500 that included a price break from Ricoh for the  LCD and the internal lens ...
  • Thanks for providing your experiences.  I too had success with Pentax equipment in and out of warranty. This situation currently is perplexing as neither Ricoh nor Precision is able to provide any ...
  • Precision Camera is the authorized service facility for Ricoh and Pentax repairs in the U.S.A.
  • Makes sense.
  • Yes, the camera is strapped.  I removed it from my wrist before shutting car door.  I also had protective glass screen.  That screen cracked on impact.  I removed it and the Ricoh screen looked ...
  • I too have had great service from Precision regarding my Pentax gear.  They repaired my K5 shutter issue fast.  They also repaired my Pentax DA* 300mm prime after it had taken a nasty fall when I ...
  • Created discussion thread Ricoh GR III Repair Nightmare
    Hi All, Dropped my camera 2 feet.  Focus, IS ruined.  Camera was turned off at the time.  Back display graphics glitches. Sent in to Precision. Camera. I have called them three times.  I have ...
  • Actually sad to say... i dropped mine about two feet accidentally as I was entering my car, landed on a concrete driveway on its back side.  I had protected glass over the LCD. That cracked.  No ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Rainy Day Lady Bug
    Macro photograph of a wet Lady Bug on a rainy day.
    Placed 22nd in the challenge. Macro photograph of a wet Lady Bug on a rainy day.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Osprey with catch
    Osprey snatched up a meal just in time for lunch.
    Placed 22nd in the challenge. Osprey snatched up a meal just in time for lunch.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Prepare for landing.
    Virginia State Insect getting prepared to enjoy the nectar of a pear tree.
    Placed 67th in the challenge. Virginia State Insect getting prepared to enjoy the nectar of a pear tree.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Playful Cheetah Cubs
    Two cheetah clubs playing on a rainy morning.  Richmond Metro Zoo, Virginia
    Placed 5th in the challenge. Two cheetah clubs playing on a rainy morning. Richmond Metro Zoo, Virginia
  • Submitted a challenge entry Strike a pose.
    Female Northern Cardinal with its morning meal.
    Placed 31st in the challenge. Female Northern Cardinal with its morning meal.
  • Submitted a challenge entry RVA at Night
    Night photo of the Richmond VA Skyline taken along the flood wall.
    Placed 10th in the challenge. Night photo of the Richmond VA Skyline taken along the flood wall.
  • Submitted a challenge entry 2018 Annual Horse Goat Bleating Contest
    This is a contest  of two highly competitive horses attempting to show the judge (named Cracker Jack), that there can only be one true champion in the horse goat bleating contest. Photo finish!
    Placed 11th in the challenge. This is a contest of two highly competitive horses attempting to show the judge (named Cracker Jack), that there can only be one true champion in the horse goat bleating contest. Photo finish!
  • Submitted a challenge entry Heavy Metal
    39 Chevy.  15th Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Car Show, Petersburg VA. October 6, 2018
    Placed 8th in the challenge. 39 Chevy. 15th Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Car Show, Petersburg VA. October 6, 2018
  • Submitted a challenge entry Peaks of Otter
    A view from Peaks of Otter Lodge. Blue Ridge Mountains. Virginia.  Telephoto.  October 23, 2015.
    Placed 45th in the challenge. A view from Peaks of Otter Lodge. Blue Ridge Mountains. Virginia. Telephoto. October 23, 2015.
  • Submitted a challenge entry A classic in yellow
    15th Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Car Show, Petersburg VA. October 6, 2018
    Placed 3rd in the challenge. 15th Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Car Show, Petersburg VA. October 6, 2018
  • Submitted a challenge entry Wild and Kicking
    Road tip photo... somewhere near Rock Springs, Wyoming.
    Placed 17th in the challenge. Road tip photo... somewhere near Rock Springs, Wyoming.
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