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05-27-2008, 03:56 PM   #1
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Jpeg compression quality

This should stir things up a bit...



According to this site:

ImpulseAdventure - PENTAX *ist D () vs PENTAX K10D (): JPEG Quality Comparison

Also:

ImpulseAdventure - PENTAX *ist D () vs Canon EOS 5D (fine): JPEG Quality Comparison

and

ImpulseAdventure - PENTAX *ist D () vs NIKON D3 (FINE): JPEG Quality Comparison

Hmmm....

So the old *ist D maybe wasn't so bad after all, at least at some things.

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05-30-2008, 09:15 PM   #2
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Yeah, the K10D is heavy-handed with compression. There's some old threads about this and it seems the K20D added a "★★★★" mode in response.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Cambo Quote
So the old *ist D maybe wasn't so bad after all, at least at some things.
Who ever said the *ist D was bad?
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QuoteOriginally posted by joefru Quote
Who ever said the *ist D was bad?
canikon users?

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06-01-2008, 03:19 AM   #5
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QuoteOriginally posted by nakey Quote
canikon users?

:P
what do they know
and anyway, *ist D was (still is) a good camera. So is K10D but they messed up the JPEG compression a bit on that one. Shame...
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