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03-22-2011, 07:18 AM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by normhead Quote
So my first question based on that experience would be, is this a lens issue?
Yes, it almost certainly is a lens issue, for the simple reason that some lenses are far worse than others in this regard. The worst offender, by far, in the DA lineup is the DA 10-17. There are situations in which I have seen purple fringing in the viewfinder when using that lens. The K-5 will of course amplify such fringing; but it's source is in the lens.

03-24-2011, 04:22 PM   #17
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Have a Tokina.....

.....from the film era that have a lot of PF when used on my K10d, and as the aberration is very noticeable, i can measure it, and im my "tests", the K5 doesn't produces more PF than any other camera, with the same lens attached.
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