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02-02-2010, 10:11 AM   #1
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K-X setup for Noise Reduction?

I'll be receiving a K-X tomorrow. I want to set it up for good high ISO jpegs out of the camera.

I'd like my post processing to mostly be cropping and curves for display on a monitor.

What settings would you recommend?

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02-03-2010, 01:40 AM   #2
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You shouldn't need need to do much. This photo I took just now in a darker living room(3 spot lights at 3 am), 1/20 6400 ISO f/4, on 100mm Macro M lens which just happened to be on the camera, I didn't pp this photo at all, just saved it as a 40% quality jpg.

I think it is usable. As will most high ISO shots from you kx.

Hope you enjoy yours as much as I like mine!
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But remember you will likely get some noise, I mean this is shot into a dark bookshelf lit only from above, not what you might consider idea lighting conditions.
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For Post Processing, I've heard that Noise Ninja works amazing! Check it out on Google, and even search Pentaxforums, there was a thread here a while ago that showed someone who used it, and it seemed to work wonders!

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Hey, another new K-X in Ames!

I generally prefer a little noise to camera-induced softness in my photos, so I just turn all the NR off.

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