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02-06-2010, 11:18 AM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by jbush02s Quote
... Part of my problem is that I am working on learning .... , manual focus on dslr (definitely takes more technique than manual focus w/35mm), etc. etc. and I am not able to improve one area at a time.
My first Pentax was a Spotmatic II (back in 1970), which had a wonderful PentaPrism split viewfinder (and Yes, I still have it). I can manual focus with that just fine - absolutely no problem. Manual focusing with either my K100 or K20 is a bit more of a reach. I have been considering a katzeye focusing screen for one of them - probably the K20, but have not done it as of yet. I believe the KX has a pentamirror (sorry I do not remember) and that may be part of the problem.

Katz Eye Focusing Screen for the Pentax K100D - Katz Eye Optics



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