K-01 firmware update - how great is that?

Started Oct 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
Daedbird
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Re: K-01 firmware update - how great is that?
In reply to duber3, Dec 28, 2012

The rolling shutter is overblown. COmpared to a D300s, the K-01 is a much better video machine.

It is not rolling shutter as much as the IR (digital I believe) creates shifting in an attempt to stabilize the image. For handheld filming, it works well, but using a lens above 85mm, it has some shudder in the image.

Turn off IR, and there is no reall rolling shutter, but you see every shake. Perfect for tripod-monopod shooting.

Its a great camera, and with stereo mic, sounds great. Much better than the Kx.

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