PopPhoto Review of the K7

eckinator eckinator at gmail.com
Wed Oct 21 18:16:04 EDT 2009


they do have a point. what they overlook though is that not everyone
needs every feature theoretically available for inclusion in the
perfect camera... there was no af or advanced metering when I started
out and some of the shots I took back then are definitely keepers
still by my today's standards

2009/10/21 David J Brooks <pentkon52 at gmail.com>:
> Sounds like the standard Pentax review, we like it, but.........
>
> Dave
>
> On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 3:04 PM, Larry Levy <larrylevy at sprintmail.com> wrote:
>> Here's  the URL for the PopPhoto review of the K7:
>>
>> http://www.popphoto.com/Reviews/Cameras/Camera-Test-Pentax-K-7
>>
>> Please note the date the site claims Philip Ryan posted the review -
>> November 15, 2008. I guess someones been playing with the way-back machine
>> again.
>>
>> The conclusion:
>> "Ultimately, the Pentax K-7 lands in an odd place in the DSLR world. Its got
>> some high-end features, particularly its tough build and terrific
>> viewfinder. But, its sluggish AF in low light and otherwise middling test
>> results don't scream "Buy me!" If you've got Pentax lenses already, the K-7
>> is a highly competent camera that will let you build on what you have. But,
>> if you're an experienced photographer who's starting a DSLR outfit from
>> scratch, you can get more bang for your buck elsewhere."
>>
>> Gosh, I miss Bert K.
>>
>> Larry in Dallas
>>
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