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02-16-2016, 10:08 AM   #256
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Of course, the IMX094 is too slow for 4K and Milbeaut 8 can do nothing with that.

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QuoteOriginally posted by jaad75 Quote
Of course, the IMX094 is too slow for 4K and Milbeaut 8 can do nothing with that.
If it has the expected sensor and processor.
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QuoteOriginally posted by monochrome Quote
FWIW, I'm in for the K-1.
I didn't think I'd be, but if there's something special in the VF, I just might be... Can I dream about something to help with MF, and that they'd issue a silver special edition that would be accompanied by a newly reissued, silver, MF, HD Pentax-A 50mm F/1.2? That would be drool inducing.
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QuoteOriginally posted by D1N0 Quote
If it has the expected sensor and processor.
Why would they call the processor PRIME IV then?

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QuoteOriginally posted by Doundounba Quote
if there's something special in the VF
There is a see-through LCD, like in the most of modern DSLRs, I suppose.

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QuoteOriginally posted by jaad75 Quote
Why would they call the processor PRIME IV
Because it is an new processor, but maybe not a Milbeaut?
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QuoteOriginally posted by Digitalis Quote
Film cameras still kick the crap out of digital SLR viewfinders.

But I see what Pentax is up to now, and my have they been clever.

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and end up with this:


Pentax K5IIs - Sigma 180mm f/3.5 APO EX - ISO 80 f/11 flash sync at 1/500th - the shadow is being cast by the second shutter curtain.

with a long duration strobe at higher power levels you actually get a proper exposure
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There are only hours left. Let's relax.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Doundounba Quote
2) "Live Bulb Mode". This is a feature OIympus m4/3s camera have that displays the image on the back LCD as it is coming in (possibly also with histogram, not sure)
That is coooool... That's it I'm selling all my Pentax! See ya!

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QuoteOriginally posted by D1N0 Quote
Because it is an new processor, but maybe not a Milbeaut?
Why would they switch to different brand then? Especially when the newest Milbeaut came out right in time?
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We may as well stop talking about what isn't certain for another 36 hours. After that, the truth will be known to all, and the people who've been shooting with the bl**** thing will be free to tell what they know.
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all these discussion... no one mad at they name it K-1?

so confusing (with K-5, K-3, ...how are they going to name future APSC flagship?), a standout name like P645D, P645Z, and ... for FF, P135 sound awesome. :P
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There are only hours left. Let's relax.
I could link that Frankie Goes to Hollywood music video but it would make this thread NSFW

Assuming the 36mp rumor is close, I'm hoping for 2 stops less noise than the K-5 and even better dynamic range. Similar pixel density (no noise difference), double the sensor area (1 stop), newer tech (maybe another stop). I've probably said that before but all FF threads go in circles.
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QuoteOriginally posted by jaad75 Quote
Why would they switch to different brand then? Especially when the newest Milbeaut came out right in time?
Because the new milbeaut doesn't seem to be aimed at dslr much, more at action and 360 video. But we'll know soon enough.
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QuoteOriginally posted by LFLee Quote
...no one mad at they name it K-1?...
Not mad even if the rumored name holds. Everyone here knows better, but I wonder if many non-Pentaxians will find K-01 reviews when searching for K-1 and not realize the difference. At least it's better than *ist. (Nikon and Canon naming isn't any better)
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QuoteOriginally posted by LFLee Quote
how are they going to name future APSC flagship?
Back in the film days, the K series was followed by the M series. MX-D, ME-D, anyone?
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