Pentax High ISO

7 years 10 months ago - 7 years 10 months ago #225133 by eccs19
Always been a Pentax shooter, but recently upgraded to a K5 after my K7 had an accident. I must say, I'm VERY impressed with the K5 and high ISO. I've never really done much low light shooting, but last weekend I had a chance, so it was a good excuse to try out the K5

ISO 9000 - Is there noise? Yes, but a lot less than I expected. I don't think I would have got this clean at 1600 with my K7. Just a note, this was shot RAW, into LR, then exported. No PP done.


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7 years 9 months ago #232303 by CWphotos
I'm impressed! I have the Pentax K10D, and the noise at iso 800 is horrid! Pentax must be improving!!! :thumbsup:

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7 years 9 months ago #232326 by Baydream
:agree: I am impressed. Maybe the "accident" was a happy (through expensive) one.

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7 years 8 months ago #241168 by tattoodjay
It is impressive, I had the K200 before I upgraded to the K5 and the difference was phenomenal

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