Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
05-19-2013, 02:05 PM   #16
Site Supporter
cali92rs's Avatar

Join Date: May 2011
Location: Long Beach, CA
Posts: 3,195
Doesn't the K-30 have focus peaking? That was made for manual focus lenses, so you can use that Also, I highly recommend an after market focusing screen that was made for fast lenses. The compromise with those is that your viewfinder will get darker with slower lenses.
As for catch in focus, some people love it, which is great of course, but I am not a huge fan. You are at the mercy of the camera, when it thinks it is in focus. I am not sure about the K-30 but with the k-5, the center focus point is gigantic.

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!
50mm, f1.7, k-mount, pentax lens, pentax-a, pentax-a 50mm, slr lens
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale - Sold: Pentax SMC-A 100mm F4 Macro, A 135mm F2.8, A 50mm F1.7 MSM Sold Items 13 03-06-2012 09:55 AM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax A 50mm f1.7 mediaslinky Sold Items 5 01-21-2012 06:22 AM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax A 50mm f1.7, Ricoh P 50mm f1.7 vsl3-e Sold Items 7 11-11-2011 04:06 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:45 AM. | See also: NikonForums.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