Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
04-29-2012, 05:06 PM   #1
Senior Member




Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: London Ontario
Posts: 131
Anti glare cover for the lcd screen?

Hi I am having trouble viewing pictures out side on my K5 Today its was very sunny and I could hardly see the screen. Is there anything that can help?

04-29-2012, 05:13 PM   #2
Administrator
Site Webmaster
Adam's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Arizona
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 49,790
Use the VF to compose and shoot, then cover the LCD w/ you hand to review photos. You could also get a LCD loupe or shade if you rely on instant review: Camtrol 3" LCD Camshade CAMHS4030 B&H Photo Video

Adam
PentaxForums.com Webmaster (Site Usage Guide | Site Help | My Photography)



PentaxForums.com server and development costs are user-supported. You can help cover these costs by donating. Or, buy your photo gear from our affiliates, Adorama, B&H Photo, KEH, or Topaz Labs, and get FREE Marketplace access - click here to see how! Trusted Pentax retailers:

04-29-2012, 05:51 PM   #3
Veteran Member
Julie's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Illinois
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 1,067
I purchased an anti-glare screen protector for an iPad on clearance a few days ago and cut it up to make anti-glare screen protectors for all my digital cameras. I hasn't been sunny around here the past few days so I haven't tested to see if it helps. Hopefully tomorrow will be a nice and sunny day, I will try to test it out and update my post.
04-29-2012, 06:31 PM   #4
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
JimJohnson's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Summer:Lake Superior - Michigan Winter:Texas Hill Country
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 2,365
Remember the hood used with large format cameras in the late 19th century? I'm convinced that so long as your pupils are affected by bright ambient light, it will always be harder to compose via an lcd. Throw a jacket over your head.

04-29-2012, 09:09 PM   #5
Veteran Member
steve1307's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Sydney
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 1,129
How about one of theeeeese , hombre


Last edited by steve1307; 04-30-2012 at 06:18 AM.
04-30-2012, 05:13 PM   #6
Pentaxian




Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Central Ohio (formerly SF Bay Area)
Posts: 1,519
QuoteOriginally posted by steve1307 Quote
How about one of theeeeese , hombre
I'm pretty sure that's not fisheye compatible, jefe.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
tripod
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
dust in LCD cover birdwatcher18 Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 3 05-12-2011 04:42 AM
K-r lcd protective cover? john43 Pentax K-r 5 01-24-2011 11:52 PM
Pentax please REMOVE Anti-Aliasing on K-7 LCD illdefined Pentax DSLR Discussion 22 09-20-2009 02:44 PM
LCD Glare problems ebooks4pentax Pentax DSLR Discussion 5 10-09-2007 06:22 PM
K10d LCD Screen - Replaceable plastic cover? Fireball Pentax DSLR Discussion 3 06-25-2007 02:56 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:10 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top