As the newest addition to the Ricoh R range, the R7 has a higher resolution, a new engine and a few friendly features to make your life more pleasurable. The Caplio 7 features a 7. This sits in between the screen and the thumb rest so looks like Ricoh expect it to be a popular button. I suppose that’s up to them. Page 3 Sample Images.

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Ricoh Caplio R7 Digital Camera Review

Reproduction in whole or part in any form or medium without specific written permission is prohibited. Face recognition does work if the subjects are looking directly at the camera, but the R7 takes a while to lock onto the subject, and I think that the tried and trusted method of half-pressing the shutter button to focus and then recomposing the shot is a quicker and more reliable method.

The metal frame is solid and sturdy, which does mean that it is quite heavy. Due to the large LCD screen and restricting the number of on-screen choices to 5, the various options and icons are very clear and legible.

Even better, the Adj. Ricoh and Samsung post firmware updates. Three types of bracketing functions The Caplio R7 has three different types of bracketing functions: Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted Color night vision with the SiOnyx Aurora. We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. This allows you to configure the R7 for different uses and allows quick access to each configuration the camera remembers the settings when it’s turned off.


Ricoh and Samsung post firmware updates Jul 16, Canon patent details schematics for a possible RF 90mm F2. The open source Cqplio alternative darktable has released a major update in the form of darktable version 2. Ricoh Caplio R7 Verdict With the motors being too noisy and the image being too soft on screen, the Ricoh Caplio R7 appears to be a desparate offering from Ricoh.

The 1cm macro facility shows every dent in the toy car. Timelapse recording is a fun feature, for up to three hour intervals between images.

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Unfortunately, this image is let down by the appearance of fringing. Shiro Kondo has developed and introduced the new Caplio R7 digital camera.

It still has a gradual 15 degree bend in the camera body on the right hand side looking from the backbut the corner of the small flash unit doesn’t protrude as much from the front of the camera. We are retrieving offers for your location, please refresh the page to see the prices.

Ricoh refer to it as a “distinctive strap attachment”, but it’s a strange design that doesn’t really add anything to the camera. Search for all the latest photography gear and services in our dedicated photography directories. There are a number of neat touches that demonstrate the attention to detail on this camera, like a rubber thumb rest, a satisfyingly dinky door for the USB slot and fan-shaped lens cover elements.


Ricoh seem to have realised the importance of this system, as it is turned on by default.

Overall the Ricoh Caplio R7 is extremely quick in terms of operational speed. This sits in between the screen and the thumb rest so looks like Ricoh expect it to be a popular button. Login Rr7 for Free.

The White Saturation display mode during image playback indicates over-exposed highlights by flashing those areas on and off. As a result, even with high-sensitivity photography, crisp outlines are preserved and clear, non-grainy images are possible.

The start-up time from turning the Ricoh Caplio R7 on to being ready to take a photo is very quick f7 around 0. Be the first to write one!

Sigma releases X3F Raw conversion plugin for Photoshop. The Caplio 7 features a 7. The f7 macro mode lets you get as close as 10mm from your subject. Finally, the Delete button is sat at the bottom of the camera and this also doubles up as the self timer.

It has an under-stated appearance that is fairly attractive, but which isn’t going to really wow anyone either.