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04-03-2014, 02:30 AM   #1
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How to shoot video with a K20D?

Hi everyone,

Since I got my Pentax K20D, I haven't got to shoot a video, can anyone help me?? I see there is a burst mode, which takes about 21 photos/ second, but is that all? Is that how videos with my pentax are shot?

I really need you help with this, because I'm working on an important project for university and I need to find how to record videos with my pentax, because I knew from the start that it can record videos, unlike the Nikon D3000 that I was about to buy, however if it's only the burst mode, then I'd be very disappointed

Thank you very much.


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The K20D doesn't have a video mode. Sorry! The first Pentax DSLRs to be able to shoot video were the K-x and K-7.

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04-03-2014, 02:44 AM   #3
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Oh man! I didn't know that

Thanks very much anyway, now I can stop looking for how to shoot videos with my pentax, because I was going crazy not finding out how!

Thank you Adam.

Best regards.

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There's some really attractive specials on the K-500 and K-50 atm if you're in the right country..

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If you would like to shoot decent DSLR video you could buy a Pentax K-01 on Ebay for about $200.
04-05-2014, 07:16 AM   #6
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Thank you very much guys, but I have just bought my Pentax, I'll use it for a while, especially to learn more about photography and then, while making some more money, I'll go for another one, a K-01 maybe, but I don't know if it can be shipped here to Morocco.

I'll try anyway

Thank you all very much, I'll display some of my photos later on I hope you'll like them.


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