Ricoh GXR Mount A12

Announced Aug 5, 2011 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor

The GXR became something quite unique when they released the mount module.  Apart from Leica there was and has been no other camera specifically designed for LM mount lenses.  At the time Ricoh engineers were very proud of the specially designed focal plane shutter. Uniquely in digital cameras with replaceable lenses the shutter defaults shut when the lens is removed.  This does not prevent dust inside the lens cavity or dust falling on the shutter blades getting into the camera but I suspect ...

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