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06-30-2014, 08:56 AM   #1
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My Pentax K-7

I have bought my k-7 for few months with lenses (DAL 18-55 & Sigma DG 70-300 Marco ). However, when i compare with the other photo of both of Pentax or other DSLR , i see the color wasn't as rich and sharp as others . Plz help and comments !!;

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Tell us a little about your process. What modes do you shoot in, how do you manage those modes and do you post-process?

Pentax uses a fairly neutral jpg process, many prefer this to the oversaturated process from some competitors - but you can do the same by adjusting your jpg settings. Or if you shoot RAW, you can do it in post-processing. The initial exposure can affect color depth, too. In particular your contrast and exposure make a big difference. If you overexpose, the camera's jpg processing will try to compensate but you've lost a lot of color depth with the original exposure.
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If you go into the camera's "custom image" setting, you'll be able to adjust parameters such as saturation, contrast, and hue in your JPEGs. There are also a number of presets such as vivid, bright, neutral, etc. that you should experiment with.

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i have adjusted the setting, the color become more favorable to me thx u all.

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