On November 27, 2019, we will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Asahi Optical Joint Stock Co.,
the original manufacturer of PENTAX-brand products. To commemorate this 100th anniversary year month,
the required models is expanded to any PENTAX SLR cameras and lenses that have been released.
We are looking forward receiving your submission.
100 Years of History
No restriction on the theme. Please submit your best photo!
Imaging device: Any PENTAX-brand SLR camera (film or digital format)
Closing Date Dec. 2nd, 2019 (JST)
This month, regular submission are closed.
The selected works of this month will be posted in the special event gallery, and will not be appearing in the “User works” on the product page
Click to see regular “Your Best Photo+” required models
Photos shot using any of the following cameras or lenses or a combination of both items are required to enter this project.
Please be noted that the target product list may change without notice.
Camera Click product listed below to see works taken by users
PENTAX K-1 Mark II
HD PENTAX-D FA★ 50mmF1.4 SDM AW
HD PENTAX-D FA★ 70-200mmF2.8ED DC AW
HD PENTAX-D FA 15-30mmF2.8ED SDM WR
HD PENTAX-D FA 24-70mmF2.8ED SDM WR
HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mmF4.5-5.6ED DC AW
HD PENTAX-DA 560mmF5.6ED AW
smc PENTAX-D FA MACRO 100mmF2.8 WR
HD PENTAX-FA 35mmF2
smc PENTAX-FA 31mmF1.8AL Limited
smc PENTAX-FA 43mmF1.9 Limited
smc PENTAX-FA 77mmF1.8 Limited
smc PENTAX-DA★ 55mmF1.4 SDM
smc PENTAX-DA★ 300mmF4ED[IF] SDM
HD PENTAX-DA★ 11-18mmF2.8ED DC AW
smc PENTAX-DA★ 16-50mmF2.8ED AL[IF] SDM
smc PENTAX-DA★ 50-135mm F2.8ED[IF] SDM
HD PENTAX-DA FISH-EYE10-17mmF3.5-4.5ED
HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE
HD PENTAX-DA 15mm F4ED AL Limited
HD PENTAX-DA 20-40mm F2.8-4ED Limited DC WR
HD PENTAX-DA 21mm F3.2AL Limited
HD PENTAX-DA 35mm F2.8 Macro Limited
HD PENTAX-DA 40mm F2.8 Limited
HD PENTAX-DA 70mm F2.4 Limited
People who have agreed to the following conditions.
Show submission rules
Submitted work is restricted to be shot or produced by the contributor who makes the submission. The contributor must have full copyright of the submitted work.
Submitted work is restricted to be unpublished photos, and must not be identical to or resemble work belonging to a third party, and there must be no intention to submit or publish it to another contest.
(It is fine to submit photos that are only shown on your personal homepage, blog and SNS, or appear in your personal web album.)
People under 20 years old must obtain the consent of their parent or guardian to submit.
When submitting work contains such as copyrighted material for which a third party other than the contributor owns the rights, the contributor should conduct the appropriate rights processing before submitting the photo.
The contributor shall guarantee that the submitted work does not infringe upon the rights of a third party in such terms as portrait rights, copyright and design rights.
When Ricoh Imaging has determined that the submitted work will possibility infringe upon the rights of a third party in such terms as portrait rights, copyright and design rights, or has determined that the submitted work contains inappropriate content that is contrary to public order and morality or has determined that there is some other inappropriate factor, please understand that the submitted work may not be eligible for selection. Furthermore, submitted work that has already been released may be removed later on for the above reasons.
In the unlikely event that a third party prohibits the use of the submitted work or we receive a claim for damages, a complaint or any allegations concerning the submitted work, the contributor shall be fully responsible for resolving the issue.
The contributor shall not claim rights based on the moral rights of the creator.
Selected work may be reused at various events and in advertisements and such for the purpose of promotion activities, in addition to use on the Ricoh Imaging website, the official SNS and in the stores promoting our products. When the work is submitted, it is given that you have agreed to its reuse. Submitted work may also be used at our subsidiary companies and sales agents located overseas, in addition to those located within Japan. Furthermore, Ricoh Imaging shall be allowed to use the submitted work free of charge. Please note that you will not be contacted when your submitted work is reused.
Images that can be uploaded are JPEG, and the file size must be 30MB or less with sRGB color space. Please convert the image before uploading.
When selecting the work, we may ask the contributor to provide us with high resolution JPEG data or RAW data prior to the resize that allows the Exif data to be verified. Furthermore, please be aware that if it is not possible to verify that the photo was taken using the target product, the photo will be removed.
Editing such as color tone correction is allowed. However, please be sure to answer “Yes” for the “Has the image been retouched?” field if the photo was edited.
You can submit multiple photos but you are restricted to one piece of photography work per single submission.
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