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Quality With a Q

21 Sep 2014 5:09PM   Views : 592 Unique : 427

Today's trip was to Martin Mere, along with my Mum and my Mum-in-Law. Being with non-photographers means opportunities are reduced, so I decided to also reduce the bulk and take just the Pentax Q kit. One tiny bag holds the lot and it really is no burden at all. For the images I had the 15-45mm f/2.8 lens attached, and used ISO values from 200-800 as necessary. There were reptiles, raptors and sundry other animals on display, so shooting varied from dim indoor lighting to bright sunlight.

First, a few images:








I think there is plenty of quality there, remarkable for such a tiny sensor. It has clinched my decision making process and I will be ordering a new Pentax Q-S1. With its bigger sensor I would hope for even better quality, on a par with the excellent MX-1. That will suffice for a lot of general photography, particularly when it's difficult to cart around the DSLR kit.

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21 Sep 2014 5:27PM
Some lovely pics there. Love the owls. Smile

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