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My Ricoh GR is off to the Doctors

http://netpp.blogspot.com.au/2013/06/ricoh-graps-c.html


Sadley my Ricoh GR has been sent to 'C R Kennedy's' in Brisbane for a repair under warranty. When being switchced off, I found the lens randomly started to make a noise when retracting into the camera body . It ocurred randomly about 2 weeks ago, but now has become a permanent fixture.

I checked my reciet and luckely I was still under warranty until June soooo offff she went. I will keep everyone posted on the outcome I have not dropped it or anything like that so should all turn out good, fingers crossed. I felt so alone when leaving in the morning so I grabbed my old 'Olympus Stylus Epic' P&S film camera. Lets see what unfolds with that.  A video and couple of shots below ....


 Nice vid describing the in's and outs of this great 'Yashica T' 'Contax' P&S alternative.


Dan Yoyama by Simon P M Johnson

Hamish Oliver Swain by Simon P M Johnson


Source image (http://netpp.blogspot.com.au) video (sorenrosenberg via Youtube)


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