The following images were pulled directly from the camera with no editing done, except where otherwise noted. All images were shot with a Pentax-D FA 645 55mm f/2.8 AL lens, except for the foliage photos, which were shot with an older SMC Pentax-A 645 120mm f/4 macro. For Full-res previews, please click the link below each images. Head to the end of the gallery for a low-light comparisson. And more more Pentax 645z sample images, head here.
This image is an edited version of the previous frame, meant to give you an idea of what can be done with the DNG files. Using Adobe Camera RAW CS6, the following adjustments were made to the image: +1 Exposure, +7 Contrast, -5 Highlights, +5 Shadows, +5 Saturation. Sharpening: Amount, 40 ; Radius, 1.0 ; Detail, 30.
The following images are meant to display the low-light, high ISO capabilities of the camera. This image was shot at ISO 204800, the top ISO on the 645Z. The images go down in ISO by full-stop increments.
Tech Specs: ISO 204800, 1/15 sec, f/11. Focal Length: 55mm