K-7 in the mail

Jens pdml at planfoto.dk
Thu Oct 15 18:36:42 EDT 2009


That's right, Ken. 
The same goes for the *ist D and the K10D. But not the K-7?
Regards
Jens

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On Oct 16, 2009 00:09 "Ken Waller" <kwaller at peoplepc.com> wrote:
> FWIW - on the K20D the screen can be made to be blank after each shot
> - the 
> setting is buried in the setup menu IIRC.
> Kenneth Waller
> http://www.tinyurl.com/272u2f
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jens" <pdml at planfoto.dk>
> 
> Subject: Re: Re: K-7 in the mail
> 
> 
> > Thanks Paul.
> > I have never used the instant replay screen for the same reason. It
> > hurts 
> > my eye (my eye stops down, due to the light from the screen below
> > the 
> > viewfinder. So, the info screen is really annoying to me. I may have
> > to 
> > buy at pair of slim, dark sun glasses - then look over them and
> > through 
> > the viewfinder. This should reduce the light from the screen below.
> > It 
> > lights up after each shot. Some times I do 1000 shots or more in one
> > day. 
> > So the info screen blinking all the time is actaully a kind of
> > torture to 
> > me.
> >
> > Regards
> > Jens
> >
> > -- 
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> >
> > On Oct 15, 2009 13:48 "paul stenquist" <pnstenquist at comcast.net>
> > wrote:
> >> The menus are actually less fiddly in use, as you don't have to
> >> scroll
> >> to find what you want. The info screen bugged me at first. I don't
> >> even notice it any more -- 8000 frames later. High ISO RAW
> >> performance
> >> is about the same as the K20D, but metering is much more accurate,
> >> so
> >> the results are usually less noisy. Much better metering,
> >> considerably
> >> better autofocus (particularly i low light,) longer battery life,
> >> and
> >> faster write speed are the main benefits to my mind.
> >> Paul
> >> On Oct 15, 2009, at 4:16 AM, Jens wrote:
> >>
> >> >
> >> > Hello All
> >> > The postman brought me a brand new K-7 yesterday. I just opened
> >> > the
> >> >
> >> > box this morning.
> >> > It amazed me how small it is. Many buttons have been relocated.
> >> > The
> >> >
> >> > overall first impression is: More toy, less tool (I love my
> >> > K20D,
> >> > which is going to ebay shortly)!
> >> > It annoys me somewhat that the info-screen keeps popping up.
> >> > Maybe I
> >> >
> >> > can turn this off. The menues have become more complicated, less
> >> > streight foreward. I have heard that the image quality have
> >> > improved
> >> >
> >> > considerably. I hope this means less noise at high ISO? I do
> >> > like
> >> > the lockable program-wheel, I've offten missed this. I like the
> >> > wide
> >> >
> >> > exposure correction range.
> >> >
> >> > I am looking foreward to giving it a good exersize during the
> >> > upcomming fall hollidays -and on Mondays, which at the moment are
> >> > my
> >> >
> >> > only, weekly workingday as a pro photographer ;-)
> >> >
> >> > Regards
> >> > Jens
> >> > http://www.planfoto.dk
> >> >
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