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01-09-2013, 06:45 PM   #1
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Pentax DSLR IR conversion. Would you?

Just curious how many of you would convert your Pentax DSLR or old Pentax DSLR to IR.
Just like LifePixel Digital Infrared Photography IR Conversion, Modification & Scratched Sensor Repair but for Pentax cameras.

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Done it with a K100ds. Works great.
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I bought a converted K20D (since my main bodies are also K20D's) - I love it.

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Did with a spare K10D body. Went full-spectrum so I have the flexibility of choosing the effect I want. I use it for astronomy as well as terrestrial.
If you decide to convert a camera that doesn't have live view and go with an option that requires lens-based filters, pick up a rangefinder eyepiece device to help with framing. I use an Ikodot wire frame and it works very well.


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