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01-02-2018, 09:00 PM   #1
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Is the K-1 not sharp?

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Yesterday I read a few articles saying that the K-1 wasn´t sharp at all, not just with one lens, but with pro line lenses as well
Is that true?

01-02-2018, 09:37 PM   #2
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Simple question deserves a simple answer: no it's not true. The K-1 is capable of producing extremely detailed photos (see the review).

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Please provide references for those "few articles"
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Anyone who says the K-1 isn't sharp has probably forgotten to adjust the diopter in the view finder to suit their eyesight.



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Anyone who says the K-1 is not sharp works on commission for another camera company.
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Sources please. We need to address the source.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Sandy Hancock Quote
Anyone who says the K-1 is not sharp works on commission for another camera company.
Or doesn't know how to work a Dslr.
01-02-2018, 09:50 PM - 4 Likes   #8
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Images from my K-1 can be so sharp they are too hazardous to view without adequate eye protection.

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You need to listen less (to naysayers or whatever source you have) and see more...
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QuoteOriginally posted by UncleVanya Quote
Sources please. We need to address the source.
Very curious about the source as well, if there is one.
Maybe he is talking about the Shutter Shock issue.

QuoteOriginally posted by kiwi_jono Quote
Images from my K-1 can be so sharp they are too hazardous to view without adequate eye protection.
Hilarious mate !
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Bollocks. I do not even shoot raw with my K-1. Just tweaked jpg settings to my liking and not even to the extremes. Pictures are as good as FF can get even two years after the camera's release. My limited and other lenses produce stunning photos with the K-1.
So I think whoever wrote that the K-1 is not sharp is either paid by competitors or just plain stupid by birth and is therefore uncurable.
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Bollocks. I do not even shoot raw with my K-1. Just tweaked jpg settings to my liking and not even to the extremes. Pictures are as good as FF can get even two years after the camera's release. My limited and other lenses produce stunning photos with the K-1.
So I think whoever wrote that the K-1 is not sharp is either paid by competitors or just plain stupid by birth and is therefore uncurable.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Ernesto1998 Quote
Howdy everyone,
Yesterday I read a few articles saying that the K-1 wasn´t sharp at all, not just with one lens, but with pro line lenses as well
Is that true?
No, it's not true. You read something wrong my friend.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Ernesto1998 Quote
Howdy everyone,
Yesterday I read a few articles saying that the K-1 wasn´t sharp at all, not just with one lens, but with pro line lenses as well
Is that true?
Which articles ?

I think perhaps you need new lenses for your glasses. There is a dedicated K-1 thread on this site, have you bothered to look at it ?
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The whole idea of a camera not being sharp is wrong. Lenses are sharp or not.
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