July 14 2011
GOLDEN, CO. (July 13, 2011)…PENTAX Imaging Company is offering a limited edition 645D camera kit to celebrate the PENTAX 645D being named Camera Grand Prix Japan 2011 “Camera of the Year.”
The limited edition 645D features a red lacquer-finished body. The camera will be available on a limited basis include:
• PENTAX 645D Japan camera body
• Leather Strap 645D Japan O-ST123
• Body Mount Cap 645D Japan
• Center-Spot-Matte Focusing Screen DS-80
• Specially designed paulownia-wood packaging
PENTAX is planning only build the camera to order with a minimum four month delivery period after ordering.
First announced in June 2010, the PENTAX 645D is a high-performance medium-format digital SLR camera combining super-high-resolution digital images with approximately 40 effective megapixels. The 645D also offers exceptional reliability and superb operability. The camera was selected Camera GP Japan 2011 “Camera of the Year” for its array of original, outstanding features including a large CCD sensor, and a dependable, dust-proof, weather-resistant body that operates in temperatures as low as –10°C.