First and More Retro Body Color with Negative Color Film Preset
Ricoh is quite diligent in presenting a special edition premium GR III pocket camera. The newest model is the GR III Diary Edition. There are at least two updates that it brings. What are you curious about?
Feature Ricoh GR III Diary Edition
First, is the body color. The GR III Diary Edition comes in a warm-gray metallic body color paired with dark brown rubber grips. Then, the lens ring and hotshoe cover are now also available in silver. Aesthetically, the new look looks more luxurious and elegant than the all-black standard version.
To accentuate a premium impression, the GR III Diary Edition sales package includes a strap and protective case made of leather in a matching brown color.
The second update is in features. GR III Diary Edition will bring a new preset inspired by color negative film. According to Ricoh, this preset will also be rolled out to the previous GR III and GR IIIx via a firmware update.
In the specification sector there is no update. GR III Diary Edition is still the same as the standard version. This premium pocket camera is equipped with a 24 megapixel APS-C sensor and a 28mm F2.8 lens. There is also support for a 3-axis stabilizer feature, phase detection autofocus and a 3-inch touch screen.
Price for Ricoh GR III Diary Edition
Including a special edition camera GR III Diary Edition is available in limited quantities. Only 2,000 units of this camera were produced and went on sale at the end of January 2023. The price for the Ricoh GR III Diary Edition is US$1149.95.