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09-16-2012, 04:39 PM   #1
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Bulb setting on the K30

I have a K200D and want to upgrade to the K30

I know someone with a K20 and they are really annoyed with Bulb setting because when they take a 15 minute exposure or any amount of time the camera processes the image for the same amount of time as the exposure time. So it means that you have to wait that time between shots which really sucks if you're a landscape photographer (me).

So my question is if this same thing happens on the K30 when on the Bulb setting?

09-16-2012, 04:48 PM   #2
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I'm not a k30 owner.. But what you are saying is called long exposure noise reduction. At least all the cameras I have own had the option to turn it off.. Download the user manual of the k30 and there you will get the answer if it allow to turn it off. I don't remember when I read the manual, but believe it has the option.
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It can be turned off on Kr bodies... "Slow shutter noise reduction". Otherwise known as dark frame subtraction (dfs).
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Okay will do - thanks!

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Instructions are on page 96 of the manual.

http://c758710.r10.cf2.rackcdn.com/files/support/manual/1340052607_Manual_K-30_EN.pdf
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