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K20 exposure issue
Posted By: Shoedog47, 11-04-2015, 11:22 AM

I have used my K20 for some studio shots, and have had serious issues with the exposures washing out. This is the only body that has this issue, as my K5, K5II, make consistent shots with good exposures. Any ideas on what may be happening? I have used this camera with a Norman P800D power pack and a Microsync RF trigger. It has the same problem with a pc sync cord. Frustrating because the images are generally more than adequate for the type of work I am doing. Thank you. Rich


The exposures were set manually. Same lens and different body were fine. The bad exposures were somewhat random, as following pictures would be ok, but then revert back to this washed out image. rn

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Please post a sample shot showing the problem with the EXIF intact, then someone might be able to help. Otherwise not much anyone can say with certainty.
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Also is this manual exposure? Does the same exposure on a different body come out OK but not on the K20?
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Are you using the same lens on all the camera bodies ? I have one lens that had the aperture not stopping down for the exposure.

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