PopPhoto Review of the K7

Bob Sullivan rf.sullivan at gmail.com
Wed Oct 21 19:09:26 EDT 2009


To add to this thought...
The perfect camera with perfect features is a '80's thing.
At the speed we introduce new equipment today,
you should buy what you need TODAY and let tomorrow sort itself out.
Regards,  Bob S.

On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 5:16 PM, eckinator <eckinator at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List
>>> PDML at pdml.net
>>> http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net
>>> to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and
>>> follow the directions.
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Documenting Life in Rural Ontario.
>> www.caughtinmotion.com
>> http://brooksinthecountry.blogspot.com/
>> York Region, Ontario, Canada
>>
>> --
>> PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List
>> PDML at pdml.net
>> http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net
>> to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and follow the directions.
>>
>
> --
> PDML Pentax-Discuss Mail List
> PDML at pdml.net
> http://pdml.net/mailman/listinfo/pdml_pdml.net
> to UNSUBSCRIBE from the PDML, please visit the link directly above and follow the directions.
>




More information about the PDML mailing list