Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines Apple Canon Fujifilm HTC Huawei LG Microsoft Nikon Olympus Panasonic Pentax Samsung Sony  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Pentax 645 medium format
Mark Peters : November 14th 2005 - 10:58 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
PentaxPentax 645 Digital: It was around March 2005 when we were informed about the new Pentax Digital medium format camera. At that time there was nothing more to report on than the fact that Pentax Corporation announced the first Pentax 645 Digital medium format camera at the Photo Imaging Expo (PIE), held in Tokyo (March 2005). The expectation was that in 2006 Pentax was ready to introduce a final product or at least a pre-production model almost close to a final unit, but so far nothing like this showed up at any event like IFA (Germany) or PhotoPlus (USA). We got a little bit more information about this new Pentax medium format camera, and it seems that around PMA 2006 we may see a more final version of the Pentax 645 Digital.
Pentax 645 medium formatPentax 645 Digital medium format
According to the information from Pentax the new medium format camera is currently under development for a market launch in 2006. Though a specific marketing time is not official we assume the PMA 2006 (Orlando, US) will be the first world event where the Pentax 645 Digital makes its appearance in a more detailed and final version. At this moment there are three conceptual mock-ups showcased to collect data from visitors and professional users of high-end camera products.

Pentax medium format - mock-up cameras
Pentax decided to make three mock-ups offering different design themes in order to receive a wide variety of comments and opinions from their clients and (future) customers. It is interesting to see that one mock-up has no information panel on top of the camera, the other two have similar panels on top. Although the information Pentax will get is not the most important weight figure, Pentax will consider these comments and opinions very seriously in deciding the final design.

About Pentax
Over many years, Pentax has gained a vast pool of knowledge and expertise through our ongoing introduction of innovative and industry-first technologies. These cover many fields, from cameras and digital devices to medical equipment, industrial systems and biotechnology. All our efforts are aimed at one goal: to provide our customers with the tools for greater fun and pleasure. Our commitment is to continue to develop and produce the new technologies and attractive products that keep us part of your life. Follow the link below to read more about the Pentax 645 digital.

   Pentax 645 digital price info
   Kodak KAF-18000CE 18 Megapixel image sensor
   Pentax 645 digital introduction
   Next  Aperture RAW software seminar registration
   Previous  Photographer Patrick Lichfield died
   News by brand:Pentax
   News by category:Digital camera
   News by brand and category:Pentax Digital camera
   Sony Alpha 6000 - $448.00
   Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 IV - $849.00
   Panasonic Lumix DMC LF1 - $
   Nikon D750 - $1996.95
   Nikon D7200 - $849.00
   Nikon D3300 - $396.95
   Canon EOS 760D - $
   Canon EOS 750D - $749.00
   Samsung NX3000 - $
   Nikon D3200 - $349.00


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Pentax announcements
Pentax K-1 full-frame camera
Pentax K-3 II
Pentax K-S2
Pentax K-S1 Sweets Collection
HD Pentax-DA 16-85mm
Pentax K-S1 sample photos
Pentax K-S1
Pentax Q-S1
Pentax K-3 Prestige Gunmetal Edition
Pentax XG-1 sample images
Pentax XG-1
Pentax 645Z
Pentax K-3 test pictures
Pentax K-50 DSLR camera
Pentax Q7 digital camera
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Leica M-D digital rangefinder camera
HTC One M9 Prime Camera Edition
Lenovo ZUK Z2 Pro Android phone
ZTE Blade L5 Plus budget phone
ZTE Blade S7 smartphone with catchy appearance
Three cheap Android-based smartphones
Microsoft Lumia 650 business phone
Fujifilm X-T10 premium interchangeable lens camera
Samsung Galaxy S7 available colors
SanDisk Extreme Plus MicroSDXC memory card
Fujifilm X-series mirrorless infrared camera
Canon EOS Rebel T6 entry-level DSLR camera
Huawei P9 smartphone series
Huawei P9 Plus
Huawei P9
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA