Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Ricoh WG-60 camera would suit you adequately.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the WG-60 is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 9 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Ricoh device is a very good option!
When you've got deep theoretical and practical knowledge about what makes a great video clip, there's a minimum level - and camera - you'll need to operate with. This camera from Ricoh with its array of settings works really well for those who are meticulous about what they produce each time they shout action!
Having established yourself as an authority and full-on pro in the world video capture, you'll be looking for a device that goes beyond simply ticking the boxes. With the Ricoh WG-60, you'll have a great companion for your craft. This model comes with a comprehensive set of controls allowing you deliver excellent results for clients and customers.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Ricoh provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Ricoh WG-60 is a great companion to have.
For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (6.17 x 4.55 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. It also packs in Wi-Fi in this neat package.
Rough and Tumble - It's rugged and built for the outdoors. As such you won't have to worry about getting splash of water on it nor if it gets the odd bump now and then.
Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Ricoh's in-built intervalometer
Because you are keen to show the action from your perspective, the build and form factor of the WG-60 is a good fit your needs.
As you go about your business each day, there are moments or situations that come up that you'll want to capture on camera. The Ricoh WG-60 makes for a great partner for taking those everyday shots, whether planned or spontaneous.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Ricoh WG-60 comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
Whether it's golf or tennis and everything in-between, the Tracking Focus capability in this camera allows you maintain your subject as the centre of attention even while in motion. It's Continuous Shooting Mode also helps take multiple shots in a couple of seconds allowing you assess a set of options you can pick from.
Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Ricoh, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 6.17 x 4.55 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Ricoh WG-60 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
After investing in an electronic kit of this nature, water resistance will come to mind each time you take it outdoors. Good news is that this model from Ricoh can handle splashes of water with no issues.
Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.
Underwater photography is beautiful and you'll want a camera able to handle such wet conditions. Good thing the Ricoh WG-60 is waterproof up to a depth of 14 m metres.
While out and about taking photos or recording video, you may encounter quite a bit of dust. This could come from various sources such as a construction site or just the natural environment in your location. Being certified as dust-proof, the WG-60 is a great companion to have in these situations.
It comes in an unconventional package that stands out from the typical greys and blacks that are common with such devices.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the WG-60 fits the bill.
|Freezeproof Up To||-10 °C|
|International Protection (IP) Code||68|
|Product Colour||Black, Red|
|Waterproof Up To||14 m|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.5-5.5|
|Camera File System||DCF 2.0, DPOF, Exif 2.2, PRINT Image Matching III|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Languages Support||CHI (SIMPL), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR|
|Multi Burst Mode||Yes|
|Scene Modes||Beach, Children, Fireworks, Food, Landscape (scenery), Night, Night portrait, Pet, Snow, Sports, Underwater|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 3, 10 s|
|Shooting Modes||Movie, Scene|
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Manual, Shade|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Pre-flash|
|Flash Range (tele)||0.2 - 3.5 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.2 - 5.5 m|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||9|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.01 m|
|Macro Focusing Range (tele)||0.1 - 0.6 m|
|Macro Focusing Range (wide)||0.1 - 0.6 m|
|Manual Focusing Range (tele)||0.01 - ∞ m|
|Manual Focusing Range (wide)||0.01 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (tele)||0.5 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (wide)||0.5 - ∞ m|
|Super Macro Focusing Range||0.01 - 0.3 m|
|ISO Sensitivity||125, 6400, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||6400|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Auto, Manual|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||4 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected], [email protected], [email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||1:1, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVC, H.264, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||PCM, WAV|
|Digital Zoom||7.2 x|
|Filter Size||46 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||5 - 25 mm|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||11/9|
|Maximum Aperture Number||6.6|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||140 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.5|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||28 mm|
|Optical Zoom||5 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||16:9|
|Display Diagonal||2.7 "|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||230000 pixels|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x 4.55 mm|
|Total Megapixels||16.76 MP|
|Image Editing||Crop, Resizing|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Micro|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||300 shots|
|Battery Life (max)||4.33 h|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||193 g|
|Mac Operating Systems Supported||Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Mac OS X 10.12 Sierra, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks|
|Windows Operating Systems Supported||Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8.1|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4.608 x 3.4563.072 x 2.3042.592 x 1.9442.048 x 1.5361.024 x 768640 x 4803.456 x 3.4564.608 x 2.5923.072 x 1.7282.592 x 1.4641.920 x 1.080|