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12-07-2015, 04:52 AM   #1
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Hello Pentax Forums members,


Although I have been visiting a lot this forum, even before purchasing a 645Z (official order in june 2014 ), I had not yet jumped in to become a member. Now it is done !


I have started digital photography in 2012, with a Nikon D4 (I wanted a full-frame, never having used anything else than film 24x36 before). I expanded my Nikon gear, then I chose a Ricoh GR (APS-C one) as a compact camera to always have with me. This is how I discovered the clever solutions of Ricoh / Pentax. Then I heard about the 645D, but I was not sure that CCD performances would suit me. Then the 645Z was rumored, and I started to think... I had the opportunity to try one before official release at a retailer, and that was instant love. So the 645Z made me enter the Pentax world, and I am still in love. My other (excellent) cameras are collecting dust since.


I am so pleased by Pentax way of designing cameras (global performances, including weather sealing ; user interface ; specific features not seen elsewhere) that I always have a look at other Pentax products, even if I don't really need more camera gear. And I still need to add a few more lenses to my 645 system, this is why I will need feedback from this valuable community !


Thanks everybody !


Sylvain

12-07-2015, 06:42 AM   #2
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The 645 series is certainly impressive.
12-07-2015, 08:58 AM   #3
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Bienvenue ici, Sylvain!
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QuoteOriginally posted by bertwert Quote
Welcome to the forum!
Thank you everybody !!
12-12-2015, 07:56 AM   #6
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Welcome to the forum, glad you've now found your ideal camera and it's a Pentax too.
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Bienvenue, and I hope some day to have a 645, whatever is current! I look forward to seeing your photographs, too.
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Bienvenue Sylvain - now that you have the 645Z I hope you are going to share some photos with us.

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Thanks ! I guess I have to go to the "post your medium format photos" now
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