Karroly

Karroly

Lives in France Grenoble, France
Joined on Jan 13, 2009

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  • High pixel count small sensor shows its limits here. Definitely not for pixel-peepers, not for me...
    IMHO, the ugliest picture is the last but one "olympus_sh1_ISO125_P4140084".
    I keep my...

  • Commented on olympus_sh1_ISO125_P4140084 photo in dpreview review samples's photo gallery

    High pixel count small sensor shows its limits here. Definitely not for pixel-peepers, not for me...
    IMHO, the ugliest picture is the last but one "olympus_sh1_ISO125_P4140084".

  • Commented on Pentax K-3 Review preview

    @Eli Allan,
    I know that you can set saturation, sharpening, contrast, etc for the JPEG engine, but the same settings applies to ALL the ISO values. It would be fine to apply an adaquate settings...

  • The Beauty Face mode just repaints your grand-mother's face so she looks 50 years younger...

  • In my living room, when lit by a 80W bulb only, my NX11 with the 18-55mm OIS II zoom, set at 55mm F5.6, focuses in less than 1 second on a contrasty target, in up to 2 seconds on a low-contrast...

  • Unless you are a spy, or for video surveillance purpose, what is the advantage of shooting this scene @ 409.600 ISO ? This, by far, does not match what your eyes can see. You do not record the true...

  • @joe6pack,
    On the battery side the voltage cannot be 110V. So no chance to use a 12.4 A charge current...

  • Commented on Pentax K-3 Review preview

    Review says "Finally, there's a 'Custom' setting that allows the user to choose a different amount of noise reduction to apply at each ISO setting"
    Great !
    But would be even greater to allow to set...

  • Commented on Pentax K-3 Review preview

    Review says "What we couldn't so easily achieve was a way of adjusting the color response to our tastes, despite trying".
    One nice feature of Pentax DSLRs is that you can fine-tune each white...

  • Commented on Pentax K-3 Review preview

    Review says "The K-3 is one of the few cameras that lets you adjust not only the intensity of its sharpening, but also the radius over which it's applied".

    The K200D, K-x, K-r (that I owned) and...

  • TV sets are getting bigger and bigger but our living-rooms are not.
    So the maximum resolution for consumer video movie will be determined by the maximum size a TV set can be to fit the "average"...

  • Commented on Industrial Scale Pollution. in the Pollution challenge

    What is this picture supposed to illustrate ? Pollution of air ?
    It looks like chimneys of a nuclear plant. If it is the case, nuclear plant pollution is not visible : this is radioactivity.
    The...

  • This monster is more a kind of GMO camera...

  • Not to mention the location of the lens unlock button on the right-middle side of the mount and the lock itself on the left-bottom side...

  • Fool of April 1, 2015 : "Fool" review of Pentax K3...

  • "who does that anymore?"
    At least, me...

    "Who doesn't want to get rid of literally a ton of messy cables, right?"

    Uploading an UHS SD card with a fast internal card reader to a laptop is MUCH...

  • "Except for social media sharing via a phone when you have no laptop handy, I just don't see the point."
    Setting aside pro photographers who needs to instantly review an enlarged picture of their...

  • Maybe I am wrong but diffraction is only related to the physical iris diameter. This diameter is the same at wide and tele ends, wide open.
    Thus if diffraction effect is not noticable at wide angle...

  • My 14MP Samsung NX11 produces 28MB RAW files...
    Extracting the JPEG "thumbnail" with DCRAW shows it is a full-res high-quality JPEG file of about 6.5 MB ! Thus shooting RAW+JPEG just gives you...

  • "It can be either of two things. They do not have the economy of scale or they are just profiteering."
    It is neither of two things, it is both ! ;-)

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