awaldram

awaldram

Lives in United Kingdom Hook, United Kingdom
Works as a Technical Architect
Joined on Nov 2, 2006

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  • I note many are refering to the Sigma 70-300 is if it 'the' sigma offering There are in fact two Sigma offerings The Sigma 70-300 APO DG and the Sigma 70-300 DG http://www.sigmaphoto.com/product/70 ...
  • I have quite some experience with xx=300 consumer zooms as I repair for selling cheap lens so have come across and used most. My view compared to each other (also bear in mind a don;t rate the fa* ...
  • :D A valid point if maybe a little exaggerated, My q7 delivers IQ and ISO performance in excess of anything a 110 film was capable of capturing. But as you point out 4/3 sensors cannot match aps-C ...
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    Photshop open 100mb RAW take 1st image from stack process and produce jpg Pentax proces open 100mb RAW blend 4 images using artifact removal process and produce jpg
  • There also a bit like a hot saloon compared to a porsche. They may have some advantages (edge sharpness) but when considered as a complete solution (Colour, Micro contrast, Build , resolution , wr  ...
  • The 16-85 is no saint in this department with quite drastic edge fall off around the 40mm point , both the 16-85 and 18-135 are no better over the same apertures. I don't compare the 16-50 @f2.8 Vs ...
  • Replied in petreluk
    Photoshop doesn't understand pixel shift and will therefore process only the first image of the stack. You wont get ghosting but neither will you get any increased Colour purity
  • I personally still rate the da* 16-50 as the best standard zoom though it falls at the edges quite severely. from top to bottom my opinion (only lens I know) based on resolution and colour ignoring ...
  • a point on the k3ii stop sr advantage, This will against release FW of the K3 It unknown at this stage whether some or all AFc and SR advantages are in the k3 with latest firmware. Evidence ...
  • Why? 16Mp Xtrans sensor is always going to perform well, but these result are system results not sensor The very old FA50 1.4 is always going to suffer against more modern designs and mounts. quite ...
  • The statements miss the point A k3 image displayed at the same resolution as a k5 series image will have less apparent noise irrelevant of PP or ISO. only at pixel levels can you get any advantage ...
  • in average lighting @ iso80 the k5 has superior IQ than the k3 at any ISO from iso100-1600 the k3 is superior iso 3200-6400 they break even though k5 has lower noise at pixel level >6400 the k3 is ...
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    Contax went to production with the Philips sensor and look where they are now :) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contax_N_Digital Foolish pride heavy investment and bankrupt company ! I think Pentax ...
  • A synthetic eraser is best for removing the grunge that collects on the Flash body contacts. Especially if you don't use the cover you will have a layer of grease/dead-skin and dust no contact ...
  • Interesting they have no 'optout' or any mention they will use your e-mail for 'mail shots' maybe legislation is lax in the USA ? In the UK we have laws that would force little opt-out tick boxes ...
  • Is it not possible to alter you mount position (tripod mount).? So the camera could sit straight in the housing though would still be limited to the 10mm at WA Though I guess you'd lose some of the ...
  • http://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/58-troubleshooting-beginner-help/282729-action-dog-photography-tips.html and K5 http://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/10-pentax-slr-lens-discussion/175348-telephoto- ...
  • It also important to understand what your reading which is often not the case. Take the recent accusations that Pentax are lying when they said the k3ii had improved AFc performance over the k3. Th ...
  • This will give you another viewpoint http://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/whats_the_best_battery Note the maintenance requirements of Nimh and hybrids. How many AA users actually have a ...
  • Where did pentax say the 'improvements' gave not been incorporated in the k3 Firmware ?? If they haven't said it isn't why would a k3ii perform any different to k3
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