Pentax K2000 / K-m Review
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|Image comparison||see below|
|Digital Filter|| Toy camera
Shading level 3 steps
Blurring 3 steps
Tone break R/G/B
Contrast ratio 3 steps
Soft focus 3 steps
No. of light sources 3 steps
Size 3 steps
Angle 0°-45° (4 steps)
Blue-Amber (5 steps)
White frame (3 steps)
No filter effect
Filter effect R
Filter effect G
Filter effect B
Intensity 3 steps
Slim intensity +/-8
Color intensity 3 steps
High contrast ratio 3 steps
Soft focus 3 steps
Outline highlight +/- 3
Shading level +/- 3
|Applies a series of special effects to the images being shot. The custom option [Example] allows for the creation of a combination of the other effects.|
JPEG Rec. Pixels
|Cropping|| Select and move crop area
|Protect|| Single image
|DPOF|| Single image
|RAW Development|| JPEG Rec. Pixels
High-ISO noise reduction
|Allows the post-shot re-processing of images recorded in the RAW format. [Example]
The Custom Image and White Balance options give access to the Custom Image and White Balance screens with the same options as they appear in the camera's recording mode.
Selecting Custom White Balance from within the White Balance screen allows a neutral area of the image to be selected and used to define a custom WB.
Layout (Five choices)
|Creates an index print image (contact sheet). Allows you to select images and layout. [Example]|
|Defines the initial magnification level jumped-to when playback mode is zoomed-in and whether bright and dark areas are highlighted.|
|Multi-img dsp. stngs.||
|How many images are shown in thumbnail view?|
The image compare mode from the K20D and K200D is retained on the K2000 but now lives in the main menu, rather than the playback mode. It allows you to select two images, move around them and zoom in on specific sections to compare focus, for instance.
|Initially the dial is used to select the right-hand image. The four way controller moves around the image.||Pressing OK switches to zoom mode, in which the dial zooms in both images.|
|Pressing OK again allows you to select and navigate around the right-hand image.||Pressing the info button removes the tools and tips around the screen.|
- 19 Photographic tests (DR)
- 20 Photographic tests (DR)
- 21 Photographic tests
- 22 Photographic tests
- 23 Compared to
- 24 Compared to (JPEG)
- 25 Compared to (JPEG)
- 26 Compared to (JPEG)
- 27 Compared to (JPEG)
- 28 Compared to (RAW)
- 29 Compared to (RAW)
- 30 Compared to (RAW)
- 31 Compared to (RAW)
- 32 Compared to (Higher ISO)
- 33 Compared to (Resolution)
- 34 Conclusion
- 35 Samples
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