Upload & Sell: Off
| p.3 #2 · Official: Pentax 645Z Medium Format priced at $8,499 |
Tariq Gibran wrote:
Yeah, it just depends on who is buying. I would certainly go for the Pentax myself but I'm perfectly fine with buying older, used 645 lenses. A serious MF professional user who needs the versatility/ flexibility (even occasionally) of a current, existing system (either to own or rent as needed) will find the Pentax lacking. For instance, there are currently only three available new lenses in the U.S. - a 25, 55 and 90 Macro. Compare that to the new lens line-up of Phase or Hasselblad and you can see the problem. So, the complete lack of any current...Show more →
Is Pentax/Ricoh even committed to the 645 system? I wonder how they're going to stimulate demand and grow the market without having a bigger lens lineup?