Pentax Ricoh Action Video Cameras
Building on their legendary adventure series, Ricoh Imaging announces the newest extreme model in the WG line-up.
The inspired Adventure-in-motion Ricoh WG-M1 with built-in WiFi.
From the creators of the original adventure camera the newest addition to the waterproof, cold proof, and shock resistant WG series is equipped to capture life’s moving adventures. The WG-M1 is the must have adventure camera for capturing your life in motion.
The RICOH WG-M1 is WiFi enabled, waterproof to an impressive depth of 32 feet without requiring a protective housing, shock-resistant against a fall from 6 feet, and cold-resistant to temperatures as low as -10°C. With its ultra-wide-angle lens, this extraordinary camera captures dynamic Full HD movies with a realistic sense of depth. The WG-M1 provides a host of advantageous features including multitasking that allows the user to check real-time images during both still and movie recording, and a 1.5-inch color LCD monitor.
Approximately 14.0 effective megapixels captures vibrant, high-resolution still images, while its high-speed, continuous shooting capability records subjects at a speed of roughly 10 images per second. In keeping with the rugged theme of the WG series, its lightweight body features an unparalleled outdoor-oriented design and large control buttons that make operating the camera a breeze in any condition. Combining the WG-M1 with an array of newly introduced camera-mount accessories opens many options and creative solutions in capturing adventure-packed images and movies.
“With the WG-M1 we’re building on the foundation of the adventure-proof, WG World.” said Jim Malcolm, Executive Vice President, Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation. “By combining WiFi connectivity and dynamic image quality the WG-M1 captures life’s adventures in motion, from the top of a mountain to your own backyard.”
The WG-M1 comes complete with a carabiner-equipped strap for easy carrying, and a WG adhesive mount to attach the camera to different surfaces using a powerful adhesive tape. In addition, there are numerous optional accessories available including a wrist strap mount, a helmet mount, and a magnet mount. Create and capture your own adventures with the Ricoh WG-M1.
For true-to-life recording of action scenes. Incredible movies. Crystal-clear
For true-to-life recording of action scenes. Incredible movies. Crystal-clear sound. Beautiful still images. Full HD movies (at 1280 x 960 pixels) are captured at 137-degree ultra-wide angle of view to record memorable scenes entirely. Thanks to the rugged, housing-free design, the WG-M1 records true-to-life, unobstructed stereo sound. Thanks to the combination of a bright F2.8 lens with a 160-degree maximum angle of view (at 4:3 aspect ratio and wide-angle setting) and approximately 14.0 effective megapixels, the WG-M1 delivers beautiful, high-resolution still images. The WG-M1’s LCD monitor lets you review recorded movies on the spot, while its ideal position facilitates image framing. Large, easy-to-access control buttons- The WG-M1’s large control buttons provide easy access and flawless operation, even when wearing gloves. Smartphone-support functions to capture decisive moments- Equipped with a Wi-Fi module, the WG-M1 lets you control shooting, playback and editing functions from a distance using your smartphone. Just install the dedicated application, you can even share your movies and still images with friends on the Internet. * Downloadable for free from Google Play™ or the App Store. * Consult our website or your local customer support center for compatible iOS and Android™ operating systems. Underwater lens protector and WG Flat Adhesive Mount included. For effortless, hands-free capture of movies and still images.