Barry Pearson

Barry Pearson

Lives in United Kingdom Stockport, United Kingdom
Works as a Retired computer systems engineer
Joined on Sep 24, 2005
About me:

Photographic qualifications: LRPS, CPAGB

I have no commercial or contractual relationship with digital photography companies, other than paying for the use of their products.

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  • PhotoHawk wrote: For those experiencing the problem, was it mostly with the Battery Grip and were you using the Pentax D-LI90, D-LI90P or something else? With the battery grip. With two D-LI90s.
  • awaldram wrote: Barry Pearson wrote: awaldram wrote: I was affected by some of the above but somehow was able to maintain objectivity and effect a solution either myself or with Pentax's...
  • awaldram wrote: Given only heavy and sustained shutter actuation’s seem able to repeatedly produce the flop  Not true!
  • awaldram wrote: I would rather the fixed the root cause in the k3 than some bodge it a scarper stop flopping. An easy reduction fix would be to remove time lapse capability from the k3 !! that...
  • awaldram wrote: Having already established Amy is considerably over the duty cycle of any dslr I;m at a loss why Penatx should be investigating her problem at all ? Would you think it weird if we...
  • awaldram wrote: The k3 looks more like a lubrication issue to me and its action 'flopping' is the cameras response to fix dynamically the transient problem. It's only guessing but based on...
  • awaldram wrote: I was affected by some of the above but somehow was able to maintain objectivity and effect a solution either myself or with Pentax's intervention. How can the K-3 problem...
  • DRabbit wrote: They don't have it figured out. I was told last month that it was FINALLY being escalated to Japan and they'd keep me in the loop. As of the email I got two days ago, they haven't...
  • MightyMike wrote: The funny thing is i was under the impression that this issue has been going on since the K100D... maybe the previous causes of this problem were addressed and this is a new...
  • MightyMike wrote: Simple life lesson, complaining never fixed anything! If is such a horrible problem so bad you can't use the camera, so bad Pentax should be embarrassed then get off your seat,...
  • 2PK wrote: Did you format your SD cards before trying them in the replacement K-3? Did you try a smaller SD card? Most of the posts I've seen have been 16Gb, 32Gb and 64Gb cards. Never had an issue...
  • 2PK wrote: Unlike your ranting when you don't even own the camera. Too many people mouth off negatively about things they have never experienced, purchased, used, owned and create this ridiculous...
  • Bob Corson wrote: I have been thinking about getting a wide angle lens for a while now but been putting it off. I don't use wide very often and been debating how much I would use it. I currently...
  • TRP wrote: I recently took several hundred pictures with my K3 in DNG format. Now, I can not open these in Adobe bridge or Photoshop CS3. Any suggestions? The K-3 writes DNGs with backward...
  • mgm2 wrote: I'm sorry, I should have been more explicit. I meant 100%. Also with my DA *300 and k5 I get pretty good feather detail out to 25m (ducks and geese at 25m) and closer I get good detail...
  • DRabbit wrote: Barry Pearson wrote: ImageAmateur wrote: Fair point. But the OP I believe uses the camera for fast repetitive shooting? Could that indicate a heat or processor lockup issue? That...
  • brandrx wrote: Hi folks, One of the forum members suggested I try printing this one at A3+ (19x13 inches). I did and it turned out quite well. I will give it to my friend so he can frame it and...
  • mgm2 wrote: Question, If I couple a new 1.4 TC to a DA*300mm lens and a Pentax K5 and I shoot birds at say 25m, what should my expectations be regarding feather detail when viewed at 100x? I...
  • lock wrote: More or less simultaneous reporting of the issue suggesting a peak incidence, with 1st and 2nd replacements being bad as well? The thread at Pentax Forums (see original post here)...
  • ImageAmateur wrote: Fair point. But the OP I believe uses the camera for fast repetitive shooting? Could that indicate a heat or processor lockup issue? That might indicate why there have not...
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