First photo of K-3

Started Sep 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
Alex Sarbu
Veteran MemberPosts: 3,485Gear list
Like?
Re: K-3 ...from whence this rumour came ..
In reply to Roland Karlsson, Sep 29, 2013

Roland Karlsson wrote:

Alex Sarbu wrote:

I should clarify my post though, just in case: I'm not saying the D7100 is a bad camera, I think it's very good; just that Nikon (and not only them) moved to a higher pixel count before the technology was ready, with a slight decrease in image quality (mostly at high ISO).

Is this something you know, or something you guess or assume ?

Neither but something in between; as I said, there was a rumor about Pentax having image quality (cross talk) issues with the sensor which was supposed to go in the K-3, earlier this year. Lenses like the FA Limiteds performed poorly - though I don't know what this meant, it was unacceptable for Pentax.

It's plausible, because the "old" 24MP APS-C sensors have issues. It would be even more plausible, if Pentax will announce something on 7-8th October.

Alex

 Alex Sarbu's gear list:Alex Sarbu's gear list
Pentax K20D Pentax K-5 Pentax smc DA* 60-250mm F4.0 ED (IF) SDM Pentax smc DA 21mm F3.2 AL Limited Pentax smc DA 70mm F2.4 AL Limited +4 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow