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10-01-2012, 10:28 AM   #1
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Anti Aliasing help

Looking at the description in dpreview.com the only difference between the K-5 II and the IIs is the removal of the anti-aliasing filter in the IIs. Is moiré interference only seen in video? If so, then for a photographer not doing video like myself, does the IIs offer better resolution without any sacrifice elsewhere?

Just trying to figure out the difference in the models for my use.

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Her's the writeup from dpreview.com:

Photokina 2012: Pentax Ricoh has announced its latest flagship DSLRs - the K-5 II and K-5IIs. The 's' version, which costs $100 more, comes without an anti-aliasing filter, to offer higher resolution at the risk of more prominent moiré interference patterns. Both cameras feature 16MP sensors and the weather-sealed magnesium alloy build of the original K-5.

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