Two input dials for easy input, Depth of Field Preview, LCD illumination & On/Off switch around shutter release.
11 point AF [SAFOX VIII], Auto or manually selectable focus point, Chosen focus point superimposed in red in viewfinder [can be switched off], Single AF with Focus lock, Continuous focus with predictive
Manual focussing, AF control dial on back panel & Cancellable focus confirmation beep.
Exposure and Metering
‘Green’ program, Hyper Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, Hyper Manual, Bulb, TTL flash mode, Aperture control from camera body & ‘Green’ button resets to program line.
16 segment metering, Centre weighted metering, Spot metering, Metering uses lens & AF information, AE & AF may be linked, 1/4000 sec to 30 sec shutter speeds, Exposure lock [timed], Exposure compensation ( /- 3 EV in 1/2 EV steps, or /- 2EV in 1/3 steps), Auto bracketing (½, 1, 1½ EV steps), Bracketing and compensation may be combined, Noise reduction on long exposures, ISO equivalent 200 to 3200 & 8 white balance settings, 3 manual presets, and auto.
TTL programmed auto flash – Flash sync speed 1/150 sec, Slow sync flash, Second shutter curtain sync & Contrast control flash.
AF360FGZ flash offers – P-TTL flash using 16-seg metering, Flash sync at all speeds & Wireless remote TTL flash.
Built in flash offers – Auto pop up flash, Covers 18mm lens, Red eye reduction & Guide No 11 (ISO 100/m).
2.6 fps at up to 6 frames, Multiple exposure (limitless no. of frames), Self timer, 2 second mirror-up self timer & Remote control possible.
Digital image capture
6.31 megapixel, 6.1 megapixel (effective), 23.5 x 15.7mm interline transfer CCD with primary colour filter, 12 bit x 3 colours, Takes Compact Flash I & II cards, & Microdrive, TIFF, RAW and JPEG recording formats Large 3008×2008, medium 2400×1600, small 1536×1024, 1152×768 or 960×640 & Jpeg compression 1/3, 1/6, 1/12.
Playback & Printing
1.8″ LCD monitor, 118k pixels Instant review of image Zoom view up to 12x magnification Nine image display, Rotate image Press shutter to get back to shooting mode Histogram display shows brightness levels, Full image info on playback, DPOF, DCF, Exif 2.2 and PIM II compatible, Image protection & Slide show.
Connecting to a computer or TV
AV output NTSC or PAL, USB 1.1 connection, PC or Mac compatible, Windows 2000, ME, XP, Mac OS 9.0 & Comes with Pentax Photo Browser viewing software, and Pentax Photo Laboratory RAW conversion software.
Stainless Steel chassis, Full information viewfinder, incl. bar graph & focus point, 95% viewfinder coverage, Dioptre adjustment -2.5 – 1.5 D & Illuminated LCD panel.
22 programmable custom functions, pc flash sync socket for studio flash, Takes Cable Switch CS-205 for remote release, Takes 2x CR-V3 batteries, 4x AA, Battery life 1,000 frames with 2x CR-V3, Optional D-BG1 battery grip extends shooting time, Optional AC adaptor & Auto power off and auto standby with variable delay settings.
Dimensions & weight
129 x 94.5 x 60mm
550g without batteries
Experience your photographs first hand with the high-resolution, tiltable 3.2 inch, LCD monitor. The 645Z allows the capture of beautiful, full HD movies and 4K Interval shooting. Take your photography, from the field to commercial studios.