story 3 of the new APS-C flagship

Rick Womer rickpics14 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 7 17:04:37 EDT 2020


I have missed several shots holding my camera overhead while shooting events, and passed up some macros that would have required lying down on unappealing surfaces. 

So I was really hoping for a tilting LCD on the K-new.

Rick



> On Sep 6, 2020, at 3:01 PM, Bruce Walker <bruce.walker at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On Fri, 4 Sep 2020 at 10:30, Henk Terhell <hterhell at chello.nl> wrote:
>> 
>> https://pentaxofficial.com/en/6628/
>> 
>> Well, as expected, the die is cast: the new flagship will have a
>> fixed LCD screen.
>> Wrong decisions by R/P....
> 
> I have a tilt-up screen on my 645Z which I *never* use. I only ever
> shoot using the OVF so the LCD remains flat against the body.
> 
> Ironically, I am considering substituting a (tilting LCD) K-1 for my
> (non-tilting) K-3 as my backup/alternate body, and I would treat that
> tiltable K-1 LCD the same way: stuck resolutely to the back. Can't use
> an LCD viewscreen for shooting; don't need an LCD viewscreen for
> shooting.
> 
> And really, since Ricoh/Pentax has decided to stick with the OVF and
> forgo mirrorless designs, favouring the OVF is a reasonable way to go.
> 
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