K-7, shadow compensation and raw file conversion

Boris Liberman boris71 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 08:19:38 EDT 2009

Jostein, after the mishap that I had with turning highlight compensation 
on I played some with shadow compensation but found now discernible 
benefit in it. Thus I switched it off and kind of forgotten about it. I 
use LR and shoot PEF.


AlunFoto wrote:
> gang,
> I played with the shadow compensation feature in the K-7 this
> week-end, to see how much it actually compressed the histogram. It
> looked good on the camera screen, and the amount of detail lifted out
> of the mirk was quite significant, using the Pentax/Silkypix software.
> With LightRoom there was virtually no difference at all, between
> turning it to max and turning it off.
> I shoot DNG.
> Anyone else had similar experience?
> Jostein

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