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Other Pentax M42 Camera Models Review
This review is for the Spotmatic SP. I dunno why it isn't listed with the other M42 camera reviews, but it isn't. It appears to be the same as the SP1000. Shutter speeds 1-1/1000, B. ASA 20-1600. I don't have much experience with this camera. It was the rear lens cap for a lens I wanted (a 50/1.4 ...
Rating: 8 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax SP1000 Review
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I don't have much experience with this camera. It was the rear lens cap for a lens I wanted (a 50/1.4 Super Tak). But once I had it in my hands I began to discover a few things. The first thing I noticed was that its slow speeds are very accurate. Most old mechanical cameras I come across of this vi...
Rating: 8 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax KP Review
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Very small, fast, easy to use. Nice image stabilization, better than my K-3. Beautiful design with LTD lenses. I love it !
Rating: 9 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax K-7 Review
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It's a lovely camera to work with, even though it's an old model now with so few pixels, such noisy high-ISO results, etc etc. Well, I like landscape work, with the odd airshow thrown in, and when_the_light_ and_conditions_ are_lovely it takes such lovely photographs. Instead of chasing the gear r...
Rating: 9 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax Spotmatic II Review
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Lots of memories with a camera just like this growing up. My dad bought his in either 1971 or 1972. He let me use if when I had an interest in photography in the 80's. Recently decided to make the jump back into photography after seeing the poor overall quality of the pictures from my phone. I bough...
Rating: 10 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax LX Review
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I loved my LX! I purchased it new in the early 1980s and took it everywhere, most notably on many a backpacking trip - including most of the Appalachian Trail. A lot of sweat fell on that body but it never flinched. I still have it, sadly it sits idle.
Rating: 10 | Recommended: Yes Read More
Pentax K-30 Review
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First off, after approximately 40,000 actuations, the aperture control has never faltered. The camera has been completely reliable and a joy to use. I haven't tested the weather sealing to extremes but it's a nice feature for this price. I find the sculpted thumb grip perfectly shaped, working we...
Rating: 9 | Recommended: Yes Read More



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