I dreamt of the FF Pentax last night...

P. J. Alling webstertwentysix at gmail.com
Sun Oct 4 00:32:16 EDT 2009


Brendan MacRae wrote:
> I figured I'd post this since I've had precognitive dreams at least twice before, so who knows? 
>
> I had a dream where I was working for a huge company part of which was a design firm. One of the ladies there had a job come in where she was sent some artwork of a new Pentax camera. I peeked over her shoulder and started to take notes. Here's what I can remember:
>
> - The body is much larger than any current DSLR by Pentax. It also has a slanted top panel similar to the MZ-S film camera.
> - There is no built-in flash, IIRC.
> - The body is all one unit, no add'l battery grip!
> - There is a grip on the left side of the camera as opposed to the right side on current models (yeah, I know, it makes no sense...remember it was a dream!)
> - The skin of the camera was very different than current models. It looked almost like a sprayed on armor.
> - The prism hump was not very prominent, but rather flat.
>
> Ok, so, I also remember something about a slow top frame rate, like 3 or 3.5FPS. But, the camera had a new autofocus system, ISO from 10-5000 (again, a dream people!) and a top shutter speed of 1/8000 sec.
>
> There you have it.
>
> -Brendan
>   
I think I'll have some what Brendan's been smoking.


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