What makes Pentax special?

Started May 1, 2013 | Discussions thread
solarider Veteran Member • Posts: 4,642
Re: What makes Pentax special?

"...the K-5 - arguably the best APS-C DSLR currently on the market." Richard Butler, DPreview 
..."personally I'd say that the K-5/K-7 design is one of the very best-handling DSLRs I've ever used - and that covers most of them." Andy Westlake, DPreview.com http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/re...ssage=40986779

On the Pentax APS-C lensline..." And let's make it clear from the outset that Pentax should be applauded for producing such a lens, to provide a genuine alternative to the wideangle zooms which are the only option in other manufacturers' lineups. This is indeed typical of the company's attitude towards primes in general; it makes arguably the best APS-C optimized set currently on the market, which counts as something of a selling point for the K system as a whole." Andy Westlake, DPreview - conclusions of DA 15 Limited review

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