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03-06-2016, 01:46 PM   #76
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QuoteOriginally posted by normhead Quote
The other day I said "i'm not buying any more beer until I've saved enough money for a K-1"
She said, "you may never drink again."
gets worse and worse - now you need to confess how much beer you drink!

03-07-2016, 08:23 PM   #77
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QuoteOriginally posted by normhead Quote
I need a wife like that.

The other day I said "i'm not buying any more beer until I've saved enough money for a K-1"
She said, "you may never drink again."
Being a victim of such exchanges with ones life partner on a regular basis, my alarm bells would be ringing that my offer of putting a hold on beer consumption got escalated on the return to include wine and spirits......
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Mine said "If you get the K-1, do I get your K-3?" Did I pick a winner or what?
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QuoteOriginally posted by beachgardener Quote
I will buy one in about 24 months time second hand if all reviews go well, and I'm happy with what I read, as I want to use a full frame camera with my lenses. But, I am not sure that I am a fan of the type of flippy screen used on the K-1, not my cup of tea. If I had a flippy screen I'd prefer an articulated screen similar to what is on the K-S2 (something that can be used faced in as well).
Oh, the screen is something I really like; an articulated screen stands off to the side of the camera when pointed up, while a flippy screen is directly behind it {and I like that much more}. I have no reason to take a picture of myself; I know what I look like.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Gimbal Quote
LCD ... might also be a gimmick thing that will be sort of a Pentax signature for full frame and thus worth it even on coming models. Who knows.
I hope so!! {I also hope the prism housing is used on all other DSLR models so there is a clear differentiation of Pentax from Canikon}

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QuoteOriginally posted by reh321 Quote
I have no reason to take a picture of myself; I know what I look like
Yes me too, I have never taken a selfie, I don't use smart phones or use social media, and that is not what I was talking about. Simply that I prefer the ergonomics of an articulated screen rather than the flippy tilty one.
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Sometime soon we are probably going to be using Video cameras that can take Stills (rather than the other way around) so I think a screen which could be difficult to use in a presentation (YouTube) style video and the lack of Video Image Stabilisation will be deal breaker for some.


I would buy the K-1 but I doubt that my kids would.

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