Big in Japan: Pentax Posts Full Resolution Sample Photos from 645D Medium-Format Camera
May 26, 2010
By Dan Havlik, PDN's Technology Specialist
Who knows when (if?) the elusive 40MP Pentax 645D medium-format digital camera
will become available in the U.S. Though the long-awaited camera appears to be launching in Japan in June,
repeated queries to our Pentax contact here in the States about the camera's domestic availability have not been returned.
While we sit twiddling our thumbs in the U.S., here's something to chew on: a handful of full resolution sample images shot with the confounded 645D
have just been posted on the Pentax Japan website.
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