From the Manufacturer:
The unbeatable combination of the Mamiya 645DF camera with Leaf Aptus-II 6 28 MP camera backs and Capture One workflow software represents the best of what digital photography has to offer. Extraordinary capture becomes natural through ease of use and direct control. Take advantage of the Mamiya digital focal plane lenses or Schneider Kreuznach designed leaf shutter lenses.Mamiya 645DF Camera
With DSLR-like handling and speed, the Mamiya 645DF takes digital images which offer top quality results with the professional feel that only a medium format system can provide.
The Dalsa Sensor Advantage
- Rapid and accurate auto-focus
- Super-fast focal plane shutter speeds of up to 1/4000 sec
- Leaf shutter lenses achieve unprecedented synch speeds of up to 1/1600 sec
- Seamless switching between vertical focal plane and lens shutters
- Sophisticated operation via easy-to-use, ergonomically placed dials and buttons
- Reliable, robust camera body construction
- Greater photographic creativity with leaf shutter lens compatibility
- Wide range of accessories available – including Vertical Gri
The initial cooperation between Leaf and Dalsa stretches all the way back to 1997 with the introduction of the Leaf Volare line of digital backs. This strong collaboration between the two companies has enabled a level of cooperation that has produced
the high caliber CDD sensors found in Leaf's marketleading digital backs.Internal Rotating Sensor
The Leaf Aptus-II is the most versatile digital back ever made, allowing you to take your photography further by capturing the highest quality, single-shot images possible. On the Leaf Aptus-IIR you can change from landscape to portrait orientation with a simple turn of the leaf Verto internal rotation dial.
The Leaf Aptus-II digital camera back is the culmination of decades of experience in the digital field from the company that brought the first commercial digital camera back to market. State of the art Dalsa CCD sensors, intuitive touch screen controls on a 6 x 7cm (3.5in.) display seamlessly function together to make the Leaf Aptus-II the professional’s favorite medium-format digital back.
The Leaf Aptus-II series of camera backs offers you speed, image quality and maximum flexibility to push your work beyond your imagination.Custom Built CCD Sensors - Unmatched Flexibility Enables Total Control
Leaf Aptus-II digital backs use ultra-low-noise CCD sensors with a high dynamic range to better capture what the human eye sees.
Designed and developed according to Leaf’s specifications, the Leaf Aptus-II CCD sensors capture stunning images whose natural skin tones, subtle details, richness, low noise and accurate color reproduction are second to none.
Unsurpassed 12 f-stops of dynamic range, brilliant 16-bit color files of up to 480MB, an optional internal rotation and Leaf SensorFlex technology, make it the most flexible sensor in the world.
Leaf Aptus-II digital camera backs are compatible with over 80 large- and medium-format cameras.
A member of the Leaf Aptus-II family - the Leaf Aptus-II 5 - features an 22MP CCD sensor. Measuring in at 48 x 36mm, this full frame sensor records even the finest details and eliminates the need for cumbersome multi-shot solutions.The Leaf GUI (Graphic User Interface)
The latest Leaf GUI provides an intuitive and userfriendly upgrade to previous versions.
Designed with the needs of professional photographers in mind, it improves workflow
processes and provides quicker access to important features like favorite settings and picture review.
The Leaf GUI’s outdoor theme also makes exterior shooting much easier by reducing glare and reflection.Leaf Shutter Lenses
Unprecedented high flash sync speeds of up to 1/1600s are opening up new creative windows for professional photographers. Available in a range of lengths, the Schneider Kreuznach designed leaf shutter lenses are manufactured with precision by Mamiya for ultimate image quality performance and durability.Mamiya Sekor AF 80mm F2.8 D
This is the standard focal length lens with the most versatility. A preferred choice for on location fashion photographers using fill in flash.
- Fast aperture, shallow depth of field.
- Extreme optical performance.
- Lightweight and compact.