Striving to complete the weather-sealed DSLR system lineup, Ricoh announced the introduction of the AF540FGZ II and AF360FGZ II flash units for Pentax interchangeable lens cameras. The two new flashes were designed to accommodate the active photographer. They feature upgrades like weather sealing technology and an ingenious LED light that acts as a constant light source for video and long exposure photography. They both include customizable settings that are accessed from the back panel.[click to view image][click to view image]
"Ricoh Imaging continues to refine our capabilities when it comes to producing products that enhance the photographic experience for our customers," said Jim Malcolm, Executive Vice President, Ricoh Imaging. "The introduction of the AF540FGZ II and AF360FGZ gives consumers access to a complete weather-sealed system which will enable them to approach photography with one less limitation in mind, thereby defining a new behaviors while reducing the boundaries for photographers."
The AF360FGZ II and AF540FGZ II will be available for purchase in September 2013 for the suggested retail price of $429.95 and $629.95, respectively.