Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
07-27-2009, 03:48 PM   #16
Veteran Member




Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Sugar Land, TX
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 686
QuoteOriginally posted by pentaxman Quote
Autofocus does not work in liveview on the K20 or the K7. This is not a problem with the lens.
The K-7 does AF, just not continuous AF in movie mode.

07-27-2009, 04:06 PM   #17
Veteran Member




Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Boston, PRofMA
Photos: Albums
Posts: 3,053
Yep, the K7 has something called "contrast detect AF" in liveview (like a P&S but way slower :-)
07-27-2009, 04:14 PM   #18
Veteran Member




Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: La Crescenta, CA
Posts: 7,452
I'm really enjoying my 70-200 Sigma II so far, but I've never had the opportunity to try the Tamron.
07-27-2009, 04:38 PM   #19
Inactive Account




Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 57
Tamron is a beauty when you customize the K20d settings

These shots are straight from the camera raw no processing at all.
its a flower shot at 1 metre away. f2.8, f10, and f13.
Shot inside no flash just window light.
The focus is on the to dots on the 'tonsills'.
This lens is sharp and has excellent colours and great bokeh.
I think the trick with this lense is to customize the in camera settings because it is a very contrasty lense which can be great but you need to tweak things for your taste.
Once you have done that you are rewarded.
Jack.

Attached Images
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K20D  Photo 
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K20D  Photo 
View Picture EXIF
PENTAX K20D  Photo 
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!
guy, k-mount, pentax lens, sigma, slr lens, tamron, thread, time
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dilemma shiner Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 17 02-22-2010 02:36 PM
K-7 Dilemma lawsonstone Photographic Technique 14 05-16-2009 04:18 PM
Dilemma Substitute Pentax DSLR Discussion 12 08-25-2008 06:51 PM
I have a dilemma... drevilsmom Pentax DSLR Discussion 5 05-26-2008 06:54 AM
Dilemma, dilemma ... Bronco Pentax DSLR Discussion 31 04-15-2008 05:39 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:27 PM. | 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