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Digital Back for Mamiya RB 67 Pro-S

J.J.R. Phillips , May 18, 2003; 03:59 p.m.

Looking for information, opinions or recommendations for a digital back for the Mamiya RB 67 Pro-S. Thanks.

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Garry Edwards , May 19, 2003; 03:59 a.m.

I have an RZ67 and a Lightphase back. There is no problem with quality but there are other problems you should know about.
Firstly, you will need wide-angle lenses to avoid the 'telephoto effect' which may be a problem, depending on your type of photography, and secondly critical focus can become a problem (again because the sensor is so much smaller than the film) and you may find that you need to stop down just to ensure that you can get away with focussing errors.

Marc Williams , May 19, 2003; 07:53 a.m.

Garry's right. Get a flip magnifier to check critical focus when working wide open.

Rashed Abdulla , Apr 29, 2007; 03:33 p.m.

Good Evening

I have just send an email today to Nikon Thailand, I have seen them also dealing with Mamiya, they do have digital backs for RZ67 , but I did ask for digital back for my RB 67 I wonder if there is one avialble some where ?

Wishing you all of the best

hartmut altenberger , May 01, 2007; 11:49 a.m.

For sure , it is also available for Mamiya RB 67 Pro-S : SINAR Back 54 . Check Google for it .

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