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04-04-2009, 05:55 AM   #16
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This is great, but more than a cool looking new body, I want a camera with better iso performance. If I see Pentax moving toward better ISO then I will stay with Pentax, but now it does not look like they care about it.

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I like the look of the titan K20D but if that really is the only difference I may have to switch brands...
In sept I'll be at uni and I'm already looking for kit eqiuivilent of canons 5dmkII but I love pentaxs lens's

I currently have a k10d and really need something with better iso quality up to 6400 and faster autofocus and video would be usefull too
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The olive K-m looks very nice! K-military
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Green...Green Is Good!

the olive one would fit in my shooters bag quite well...i wonder if they sell that version down under?

K100D is on its last legs...time for a new cam..

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How heavy is that thing gonna be?
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QuoteOriginally posted by séamuis Quote
the announcement of a Japan only special edition (which Pentax has done quite often in the past) as far as I am concerned has no bearing on the upgrade to the K20. other recent factors maybe, but this no.
Does this mean the menus will be in Japanese?
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Real Titanium?

Tha color is great, much better that the limited silverish "Asahi" K10D.
However, I would hate to see some poor paint job being worn out by use (or by my ring) leaving the underlying black plastic exposed. I hope it is real titanium.
What I would like most however is to see the black rubber that covers the grips, replaced by some dark (tabac) soft leather. That would make it much more classy.
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Here's the back and box views for anyone interested.
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Looks are nice as is this camera - but not what I buy cameras for - it is the optics and image capturing abilities. I prefer a new FF, not a silver APS for more $$$, as I love the smaller sensor in regard to my telephoto's but I lost all my wides which are now close to normals - heck even the 180 degree fisheye is barely a wide. How about a body with an inter-changeable sensor APS / FF that is upgradeable and a 300mm F2.8 with a SDM in it so that AF hunts less. Modular design concepts worked with computers - why not cameras?
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Eww! Who would want the olive k-m? I'm a fan of collector's items, but that's pretty ugly! Looks like it belongs in the military!
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QuoteOriginally posted by Andres Quote
We're three!

I really like that green! it even looks like a super tactical military camera except for the yellow line :P
four !
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well, if you attach a old manual lens on that K20D, it would looks classic..
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