Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
02-17-2009, 04:36 PM   #46
Veteran Member
GoldenWreckedAngle's Avatar

Join Date: May 2008
Location: Abilene, TX
Posts: 341
QuoteOriginally posted by kenyee Quote
... Find someone nearby w/ a K10D or K20D and you can isolate this down to your flashes vs. remotes vs. camera...
Oh, I have a second body and can confirm that the remotes definitely add to the problem, especially with studio lights, but my K10D will occasionally catch a shutter edge with nothing but the on-board flash so the camera is partially to blame. I only use the pop-up on the rare occasion that I need rear curtain synch and it's usually at full power so I'm right on the closing edge of the shutter when the flash fires at its longest duration. Every once in a while their just seems to be a slight delay in the flash and the curtain is already on its way before the flash shuts down.

If I had 1/250 as an option I might feel the need to do something about a 1/125 limitation but honestly, it's not worth the risk or time away from my camera to send it in and have it looked at. When I'm shooting studio strobes I've had to back it off to 1/90. That's a trigger issue for sure but I'm not shooting in daylight with the big guns (yet) so it's not a problem I can't live with for now. 1/250 synch is definitely a priority on my next model wish list though.

Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, cameras, dslr, k20d, photography
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
k10d vs k20d mnseawa Pentax DSLR Discussion 14 06-30-2010 02:57 PM
K20d vs k10d dafiryde Pentax DSLR Discussion 30 11-06-2008 04:17 PM
K10D vs K20D vs... mhertel Pentax DSLR Discussion 17 08-21-2008 04:31 PM
K10D to K20D? Buddha Jones Pentax DSLR Discussion 33 06-10-2008 04:01 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:58 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top