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06-04-2011, 08:27 AM   #1
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Pentax will release a geotagging module that will connect to the K5 hotshoe sometime in June for about $250. It has some pretty neat features, including an astrotracer function that should interest astrophotography fans.
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the astrotracer is a really neat feature, and should be pretty useful for photography including only sky.

I'd like more information as how it works. If you can sqeeze up to 5 minutes on a really wide lens, can you break it down to 3-30s exposures and the sensor keeps moving between exposures so you can easily stack them?
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We already have 3 thread about it in the last week and also it's on the front page of Pentax Forum !!!!
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Yup, let's keep discussion in this thread or in those started by users:

https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/official-pentax-news/146161-pentax-announ...x-cameras.html

The official announcement is here: New Accessory: O-GPS1 - Pentax News - PentaxForums.com


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