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12-20-2008, 03:49 AM   #91
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QuoteOriginally posted by raider Quote
If the k30D comes with GPS, does that mean the location name will be saved as part of the EXIF info?
It can't possibly know location names. It'll just give you the geographical coordinates and you can use those with google Earth to find out exactly where that location was on the globe.

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If the k30D comes with GPS, does that mean the location name will be saved as part of the EXIF info?
No, most GPS devices do not geolocate (the term used to take geo coordinates and name them based on human terms) they just insert longitude and latitude coordinates. There are EXIF fields specifically for this data apart from Location.
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Ahh...ok. then K30D with GPS is kinda kewl to me

I hope it also has a map import function and a map view function on the LCD Maybe when i am lost in the jungle while photoshooting, the k30D with GPS can save my life by pointing me in the right direction
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I looked up the Samsung GX's wifi grip and it looks like they're using the USB port on the camera to talk to it, so there's definitely no data channel to the grip :-P
Looks like it'd have to be redesigned for this if it's inside the battery grip...

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k20d gps

Hi, I did bay my k20d yesterday here in Rhodos Greec. This kit is incloud objektiv 18-55. price 688 Eur. The point is that this kit incloud a GPS. I have it delevery to morrow. Is a extra equikment to the camera. I have the kordinats in all files.
I make sent file bu may mobilphon too friens or my work.
So itīs real tru.

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bluetooth, bluetooth, bluetooth

Forget this GPS, HD video, and other nonsense, when one of the most useful tools on a DSLR would be bluetooth!
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QuoteOriginally posted by SuperAkuma Quote
And I just got my K20D shipped today.


poor akuma..


just curious and why you nailed K20 rather than K-7..?
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QuoteOriginally posted by bobrapp Quote
I am holding out for a camera that will just take pictures - I don't need
1. GPS
2. Video
3. Mobile phone
4. Live view
5. Your choice
Sounds like you just described the Sony A850/900. Who'd have thunk it, Sony of all companies offer the two most pure SLR's.

I personally would rather have all the bells and whistles. I'm of the mindset of if it doesn't interfere with the basic photography controls then it's no harm. Those that want it those features can use them, and those that don't can ignore.

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QuoteOriginally posted by KungPOW Quote
I wonder if it will tell me where I left my lens cap....
This is cheaper: Amazon.com: Sima CapKeeper 2 - Lens cap strap (pack of 3 ): Electronics

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QuoteOriginally posted by fearview Quote


poor akuma..


just curious and why you nailed K20 rather than K-7..?
Probably because he originally posted that back in December of 08 when there was no K7...
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