THETA PHOTO THETA PHOTO For people who really want to enjoy their trip! Shoot videos and photos completely in 360 degrees in a single shot

Choose RICOH THETA as a camera for trips

If you are going on a long-awaited trip, you just have to keep a record of group photos and memories of the scenery, city scenes, and activities.
“A smartphone will do the job but I want to shoot great photos with reliability. However, a DSLR camera is bulky and I’m not confident in handling this type of camera...”

If you feel this way, then we recommend RICOH THETA! You can record high quality images completely in 360 degrees of your memories despite the camera being compact.

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What type of camera is THETA?

THETA is a 360-degree camera that records the entire space in high resolution, something that normal cameras cannot do. Photos and videos can be shot easily with a single press of the shutter button, without worrying about the composition or angle of the shot.

The camera is designed to be slim and compact, and is also easy to carry around.

There are many ways to enjoy the camera by using a dedicated app and sharing photos and videos over SNS.

THETA allows you to keep 360-degree memories in a single shot without worrying about the composition

At this type of location...

Ultra-wide angle 360-degree shooting is performed with a single press of the button!!

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Recommended usage at travel destinations

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1. Recording beautiful scenery and city scenes

You can record impressive photos and videos unique to a 360-degree camera of elegant city scenes and superb views at travel destinations.

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2. Keeping memories of historical buildings and your accommodation

You can shoot highly realistic images of the view inside a hotel, something that is hard to capture with a 2D photo, as well as the charm of spectacular buildings.

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3. Shooting selfies and group photos

It is very easy to shoot photos of several people while recording the surrounding scenery with a 360-degree camera. You can perform shooting with everyone surrounding RICOH THETA with a single press of the button.

Useful THETA functions for travel destinations

Remote shooting

You can perform shooting remotely by linking with a smartphone and using it. Live preview is also possible.

Self-timer shooting

You can perform the self-timer shooting using THETA only. This is also useful for shooting with a selfie stick.

HDR rendering

You can shoot clear images by preventing overexposure and underexposure even in locations with a high level of dark-bright contrast.

Recommended accessories


A stick specifically designed to distance the user’s hands from the THETA camera, allowing the user to shoot 360° photos without their fingers interfering with the shot.

JOBY GorillaPod Magnetic

A tripod thatcan be wrapped around objects, simply placed, or attached to metallic objects. It is compact, lightweight, and easy to carry around.


A monopod stand specially for the RICOH THETA series. It is designed small to reduce the portion of the camera platform and leg appearing in shot images. It extends to a height of 150 cm and can be stowed to a compact length of 53.5 cm.

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How to enjoy photos and videos shot with THETA

Using a smartphone or computer

Photos and videos can be transferred to a smartphone and computer. You can view a photo or video at any preferred angle by moving it around with complete freedom.

Using a VR headset

You can experience incredible realism that makes you feel as though you are actually in the scene that was shot.

Posting to “”

You can share photos and videos you are proud of with many people in the “” gallery.

Sharing over SNS

You can share 360-degree photos and videos on Instagram. Facebook, LINE, and other popular SNS are also supported.

RICOH THETA ranking recommended for trips

Recommended No. 1

Four colors available to choose from. Recommended for people who want to quickly enjoy shooting 360-degree photos.

• Beautiful photos and videos can be shot with ease according to the shooting scene.

• The high-quality 4K video is supported.

• Wi-Fi transfer speed is very fast.

Official store price:
36,800 yen (including tax)

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Recommended No. 2

THETA V for shooting high quality 360-degree videos.
The high-end model perfect for corporate use.

• Maximum continuous shooting time for video is 25 minutes. 3D audio is supported.

• The high-quality 4K video is supported.

• Wi-Fi transfer speed is very fast.

Official store price:
57,750 yen (including tax)

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Recommended No. 3

Can produce approximately 23MP/7K images.
The flagship model, pursuing high image quality.

• Ghosting, flare, and fringing are reduced.

• The camera demonstrates superior noise reduction performance even when shooting night views.

• The first of the THETA series to enable images to be saved in RAW (DNG) format.

Official store price:
129,250 yen (including tax)

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