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APSc only 15151.36%
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02-06-2015, 04:09 PM   #76
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FF + Q

FF + APS-C is to closer

02-06-2015, 04:23 PM   #77
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If it works , it works ..
What we have is a new flavour , or is that an old flavour that's been missing for a while .
Im not jumping ship yet , first things first . If FF is going to be $$ seriously on the high side , then it can sizzle on the back burner ...
02-06-2015, 06:00 PM   #78
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APS-C is fine for me. Looking at getting a K3 in the next few months. Just holding off a month or two, to see if maybe a K3 upgrade is released. (K3-ll, K2)
02-06-2015, 06:53 PM   #79
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FF and my K-5iis. I need to take some of these only one eye in focus portraits I keep hearing so much about.

02-06-2015, 06:53 PM   #80
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I'd have to see the specs first but assuming I can raise the funds, I would consider the ff as a backup to the 645d.
02-06-2015, 09:29 PM   #81
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For me, too soon to tell.
02-06-2015, 09:39 PM   #82
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I have no desire for a big clunker of a FF DSLR camera that I would hesitate to carry around all the time due to its weight, size, and huge replacement cost- all for a dubious amount of improved IQ. That said, should Ricoh decide to develop a compact, lightweight FF EVF body with the same sensor, I'd stand in line for that.
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Yep the K-5iis will see me out. Just had a wrist fusion so not looking for more weight
I like the reach of the crop and have the sigma 8-16 if need be.
Though some sod did mention the F*300 is very good on FF

---------- Post added 02-07-15 at 05:50 PM ----------

QuoteOriginally posted by RonHendriks1966 Quote
If they make a FF K-01 then I'm in for FF only.
Not silly, get an EVF on that baby and get the Q team to style it.
Send teeshirt to Newson

02-06-2015, 09:54 PM   #84
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I already shoot a mix of APS-C, FX and 645 cameras, APS-C being the smallest format I have ever worked with commercially. I use APS-C mostly for macro and telephoto work.
02-06-2015, 10:09 PM   #85
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Well with the future ff having option to crop I'm going to say I'd use both.
02-06-2015, 10:38 PM   #86
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I'm already shooting FF and APS-C and find the two nicely compatible. The K3 is outstanding for telephoto and general daylight shooting....great colour and resolution.

FF is great for low light, indoor/architecture work. I have some Zeiss glass that I can't replace with the Pentax mount but I am hoping this would change now that Pentax has a FF body presuming the high ISO will be the same. I'd rather stick with Pentax.....
02-07-2015, 12:55 AM   #87
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I am really enjoying my K3 and would keep it if I brought the Pentax FF.

I have been thinking about jumping into a 645D for landscapes, but of course there is also glass to consider at that point too.

The Pentax FF may be the good compromise there, as I then I could use my wide K mount FF glass more effectively for landscapes. I remain interested but will wait for the specs and reviews before deciding. Having lenses that work well on both K3 and FF would be a definite advantage.
02-07-2015, 01:06 AM   #88
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QuoteOriginally posted by mrNewt Quote
The correct answer is "mix" - both systems are good and both have their strong and weak points.
This man speaks wisdom. My own photography has a mix of different subjects from macro to sports. For me, FF would benefit some situations and APS-C would benefit others...
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QuoteOriginally posted by jimr-pdx Quote
I'm a size freak, small is good.
Exactly. A proper K-mount mirrorless FF yes, but a clunky big and heavy FF monster no.

But it is a good thing, hopefully I'll be able to sell all these cr*p old FF lenses at a profit. Any offers for a FF-ready Pentax A 35-105mm anyone ?
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I will definitely get the FF.Will also keep the K-3 and exploit the benefits of both formats. All my lenses -with the exception of the DA*16-50 - are FF ready.

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