Little write-up on Pentax stuff

John Sessoms jsessoms002 at nc.rr.com
Sat Oct 17 10:37:36 EDT 2009


From: Miserere
> 2009/10/16 Adam Maas <adam at mawz.ca>:
>> > Just posted a writeup o my opinions on various Pentax SLR's I've owned
>> > over the last few years on my blog over at www.mawz.ca.
>> >
>> > I suspect some might disagree with me, especially on my opinion of the
>> > MX and MZ-5n (neither of which I was terribly impressed by), on the
>> > flip isde, I really do like my K2.
> 
> Thanks for the read, Adam. It's fine if people disagree; we all have
> different needs and likes. Personally, I quite liked the MX (I prefer
> smaller bodies) but I find it difficult to live without Av. The one MX
> I've owned had the smoothest, silkiest film advance lever I have
> *ever* used. I should've kept it just so I could play with that lever
> while watching TV   :-) 
> 
> I do agree on the LX. I wish they'd make a digital version. I'd be
> happy with APS-C and manual focus, even with mechanical shutter
> cocking like the Epson R-D1.

I'd like to see them bring back the interchangeable viewfinders. It was 
(and still is) a lot easier to see using the sports finder.




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