PIngp0NGMW

Lives in Canada Canada
Works as a Post-doctoral Fellow
Joined on Oct 7, 2007
About me:

Be excellent to one another. Party on.

PIngp0NGMW's recent activity

  • Good to know!  I recently cracked my K-S2 open when it had the aperture problem.  I am going to remember this post if it dies on me again in the future.  It would be great to fix the problem ...
  • 100% agree with this assessment.  My own observations completely jive with this anecdote.  Everyone I know takes pics and videos with their phones.  Phones are ubiquitous and actually take pretty ...
  • Hi Peter, absolutely fair point.  I am not an electrical or any other kind of engineer.  I confess that I have 100% no idea how this works or why it works.  I just decided to implement a process ...
  • HI there, I recently had the aperture block failure issue on my K-S2. I took the plunge and fixed it myself, as described here: https://www.dpreview.com/forums/thread/4221622 My camera works fine ...
  • The issue appeared to be with needing to rough up the metal a bit.  It looked clean and pristine to me when I removed it.  I just used a bit of fine sandpaper on it and a file and roughed it up ...
  • Thanks TomW! I just figured that if I did kill the camera, well, it was basically unusable anyway. But so many people reported with success that the fix worked that I decided I just had to try for ...
  • Created discussion thread K-S2 Aperture block failure repaired
    Hello everyone, a few months ago I reported that I was experiencing the black images problem on my K-S2. I came to realize that this was the dreaded aperture block failure problem. My camera was ...
  • Added 4 photos to their gallery
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