Serious thinking of the Pentax 645 or shall wait? Locked

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Dave Luttmann
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Re: Serious thinking of the Pentax 645 or shall wait?
In reply to Mikael Risedal, 2 months ago

Mikael Risedal wrote:

Dave Luttmann wrote:

The new Pentax doesn't use a ccd...as such, a lot of that info doesn't carry forward. Highlight and shadow information is all inclusive in dynamic range. The latest cmos sensor used in the new backs exceeds the current Canon sensors.

Canons sensors are not known for resolution or DR at base iso

old sensor tech compared to Sony,Toshiba ,Panasonic, Aptina etc etc

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True.  As long as they aren't pushed to bad, they are OK.  But until they go beyond 2008 technology, there are better options.

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