Summary: Exceptional image quality and camera overall handling. Too big and heavy for traveling. Must use on tripod. Must learn how to shoot at reduced pace. would be awesome to have this fire power in a Sony A7R size camera.
Summary: For a die-hard film photographer whose ideal DSLR would be a digital Pentax 67 with a bare minimum of controls and functions, the 645D has proved an acceptable substitute . While having more features and functions than I really need, what won me over, aside from its pixel count ,was it's ability,...
Excerpt: I bought this item used before one year ago. It operates perfectly. the image quality is nearly perfect. It gives me the idea that i am shooting with film while i am getting best digital photography quality. The camera is well built and feels great in hand.
Excerpt: If any of you decide to upgrade again. I really want this camera. I have k-5 now and I am on the 3rd camera body, film, k10d and now the k-5. I just know if I have a better camera than the competition I could really make some money. I need the clarity.
Summary: I had a Canon 5D Mark 2 before, and I love it. But two weeks ago, I bought a Pentax 645D and a 55mm F2.8, I hardly knew that what is a real good camera. I love it so much. The price is good fits.
Summary: I decided to upgrade from the Pentax K5 to the mighty 645D and must say, am pleased beyond all expectations at this purchase.If you are shopping for a larger than full frame, ie medium format camera, you may already know that the Pentax comes in at well under the price point of nearly every...
Excerpt: This is a well though out no nonsense reliable Medium Format DSLR. It is awesome for landscape. I think this camera is a bit underrated. Once you have it and use it you appreciate all the small details that make it easy to work with.
Pros: Build quality, Control Layout, Image quality, Reliable Operation
Summary: I bought this camera just about a year ago after renting one for a weekend try-out. The one I rented didn't come with an instruction book, and the guy behind the counter at ACE Camera in the DC area said to me: "Punch a button, and if the front control dial doesn't do it, the back control dial...
Excerpt: This is the first digital medium format camera I have owned. I have progressed in sensor size starting from sub APS-C Sony R1 to and APC-S camera and I still onwn a full frame Sony Alpha 850. I have been through many lenses in my searcrch for image quality.