The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) has awarded
the Best Professional Photo Product Award to the Bronica RF-645 medium-format
rangefinder camera. TIPA is a group of 30 chief editors and technical editors of
Europe's finest magazines including UK's Practical Photography and Professional
Photograper who's opinions are highly respected.
TIPA commented on the award, "The Bronica RF645 won the Best Professional
Product award, with the judges citing its rugged build, quality and the way it
combines back-to-basics traditional features with modern technology. A range of
first class lenses and a simple but extremely accurate automatic metering system
make the RF645 a very versatile camera, providing a quiet, efficient and durable
rangefinder alternative for the professional 645 user."