The company is selling Pentax to Ricoh in a deal reportedly worth $124 million. The deal is expected to close in October.
Hoya and Pentax have announced plans to merge
The Hoya subsidiary announces at Photokina that it's bringing its medium-format 645D camera to Europe. Coming along is a more aggressive marketing stance.
In a move that stems from Ricoh's recent buy-out of the company, Pentax will stop producing compact cameras and instead focus on interchangeable lens models.
A Korean firm is developing a reconnaissance robot that can enter burning buildings to check for people and gauge the danger level for firefighters.
This tracked monster can spit out 600 gallons of water per minute and take on train wrecks. Just don't step on the hose.
Although it sounds like putting a Lomo lens on a D3s, you'll be able to use Leica lenses on a GXR.
The video Web site started by comedian Will Ferrell and writers Adam McKay and Chris Henchy continues to score some big-name celebrities.
In a magazine interview, a Samsung exec announces Samsung's competing standard for interchangeable-lens snapshot cameras.
After a YouTube user uploads video from Saturday night's pay-per-view fight, the cable network demands that the video-sharing site pull the footage.