Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
12-22-2013, 11:57 AM   #16
Senior Member




Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Kentucky
Photos: Albums
Posts: 165
Original Poster
Well its been 3 years since my post . I got the pentax 100mm wr . I'm really happy with it . I have found out that not only is is great for close up shoots but for indoor sports as well. I have it on a K10d so the pictures are not as sharp as they would be on a camera that has better iso at higher setting like 800 or 1200 which I have found out is necessary for low light fast action photos . My K10d has a lot of noise at 400 and 800 So I could not get the sharpness I wanted out of this camera. . I found that you need 250 to 350 shutter speed to get a good sharp photo with out blurring for kids running up and down the court. So with my camera set at 250 and my lens at 2.8 my camera picked 800 most of the time for its iso. But the lens will work great when on the right camera for indoor sports. Here are a few shots .I'm setting about 8 rows up and just to the right of center court. I did crop pictures a little and I already deleted the original .but you will get the idea that a 100mm lens is good for smaller high school and middle school gyms . I picked a few photos from different corners of the court .Ill post some more pictures from this lens with out cropping so you can see original size of 100mm


Last edited by pentaxk10duser; 03-20-2014 at 12:25 PM.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
100mm macro wr, k-mount, lens, macro, pentax, pentax 100mm macro, pentax lens, slr lens
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is the Pentax 100mm Macro WR Worth it? Eagle_Friends Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 24 04-15-2010 03:20 AM
Around 2nd Hand Canon 1Ds Mk1 or Mk2 Worth The Money? Christopher M.W.T Non-Pentax Cameras: Canon, Nikon, etc. 3 03-11-2010 07:47 AM
Is the new DA* 55 worth the money?? Pioneer Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 4 09-02-2009 12:49 PM
K100d Instruction DVD? Worth the money? vmax84 Pentax DSLR Discussion 4 02-25-2008 06:34 PM
SMC-M 100mm f/4 Macro worth getting? Kim Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 4 11-27-2006 09:58 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:44 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top