Pentax KP DSLR Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Pentax KP is a Professional DSLR with an APS-C sensor and a Pentax K lens mount. Its 24 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-819200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-819200. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 24 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin 5-Axis Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Pentax KP to compensate for camera shake up to 5-Stops beyond hand-holding with any mounted lens.
This camera features a hybrid shutter that can expose for 1/24000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/24000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Pentax KP features a 27-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame. Manual Focus is also available.
Rare triple control-dials are featured on this digital camera, giving the efficient direct control over every exposure-parameter needed by professional photographers. The weatherproof construction of this digital camera protects it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. This particular model is also freezeproof down to -10C. Framing on the Pentax KP is performed via a large reflex optical viewfinder with 0.95X magnification and 100% coverage. This magnification is equivalent to 0.63X on a Full-Frame camera.
|Sensor||24 Megapixels CMOS *Moire-Reduction via Shake Reduction. Pixel Shift Resolution.||Sensor Size||24 x 16mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||No||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||5-Axis , 5-Stops||Dust-Reduction||Yes|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 819200||Shutter-Speed||1/24000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Pentax K KAF3 Mount||Crop Factor||1.5X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||27-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *SAFOX 11, 25 Cross-Type Points, sensitive to -3 EV. Tracking AF-C.|
|Viewfinder Type||Reflex OVF||Viewfinder Size||0.95X - 100% Coverage|
|Display Attachment||Tilting||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage * Focus Peaking. Night Vision.|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M, S, TA, B||Scene Modes||None|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing||5 Shots ±2 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV||Flash Compensation||-2..+1 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 15 steps|
|Continuous Drive||7 FPS, 28 JPEG, 8 RAW *Star Stream, Interval Composite.||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 12s|
|Command Dials||3||DOF Preview||Yes|
|Protection||Weatherproof to -10C||Dust Reduction||Yes|
|Digital Level||2 Axis, Automatic Leveling1° with SR, 1.5° without SR.||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Wired, WiFi||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||Yes||Multiple Exposure||Yes|
|Image Formats||JPEG DNG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||Yes1-1/128 Adjustable Power. (GN 6)||Flash Sync||1/180s|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9 *4K Time-Lapse Video. 4K Star Stream.||Sound Input||Stereo|
|Video Format||MPEG-4, Quicktime H.264||WiFi||Yes|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||390 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||132 x 101 x 76mm (W x H x D)||Weight||700g|
Nikon Z50 Review
The first Nikon APS-C mirrorless is built around a 20 MP BSI-CMOS sensor with ISO 100-204800, 209-Point Phase-Detect AF, 11 FPS Drive and 4K Video capability. Compact body with dual control-dials and 2.4 MP 0.39" EVF with 0.68X magnification, 100% coverage and an Eye-Start Sensor.
Mirrorless Digital Camera Buying Guide 2020
The Mirrorless Digital Camera Buying Guide was fully rewritten for 2020, including all new systems from Nikon, Canon and Leica joined by Panasonic and Sigma. This new extensive 2020 Edition shows in 5 simple steps how to choose a mirrorless camera.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 Review
This highly capable and compact mirrorless ranked as Best Beginner Mirrorless Digital Camera of 2019. Its 20 MP Four-Thirds CMOS sensor with Anti-Alias Filter is pared with 5-axis stabilization to maximize sharpness. Features a tilting 2.8 MP 0.39" EVF with large 0.7X view and Eye-Start sensor in a body with dual control-dials.
Best Digital Cameras of 2019
The Best Cameras of 2019 awarded by Neocamera: Best Travel-Zoom, Best Premium Compact, Best Ultra-Zoom, Best Mirrorless and Best DSLR.
10 Gifts Photographers Will Love
The 2019 gift guide for photographers showcases photography gear that amateur and enthusiasts will enjoy. It is divided into 3 price categories to suit different budgets from $50 to $200 USD.
Sony Alpha A7R IV In-Depth Review
The newest Sony high-resolution mirrorless packs a 61 MP Full-Frame BSI-CMOS sensor on 5-axis Sensor-Shift system. It shoots at 10 FPS, records 4K Ultra-HD video and focuses with a new 567-Point and 425-Area Hybrid AF system with Realtime tracking. This professional-grade camera features a 5.8 MP 0.5" EVF with 0.78X magnification, 100% coverage and an Eye-Start Sensor plus triple control-dials in a weatherproof body. This review shows exactly how the A7R IV performs and compares to top Full-Frame and Medium-Format digital cameras.
Olympus OM-D E-M1X Review
Professional Micro Four-Thirds mirrorless sporting an ultra-high speed 20 MP sensor with 121-Point Phase-Detect AF on a 5-axis image-stabilization system effective to 7-stops. 60 FPS drive with blackout free view on a huge 0.83X magnification 2.4 MP 0.5" EVF. Even a builtin GPS in a dual-grip double dual-control-dial IPX1-rated weatherproof and freezeproof body.
Nikon D3500 Review
The lightest DSLR packs a 24 MP APS-C sensor with ISO 100-25600 sensitivity-range, 5 FPS drive and Full HD video capture. Basic features with simple ergonomics.
Pentax KP Highlights
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|24 Megapixels DSLR||ISO 100-819200|
|Pentax K Mount|
|5-Axis Built-in Stabilization, 5-Stop Improvement||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|Auto Horizon Correction|
2 Axis Digital Level
|Weatherproof down to -10C||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Stereo audio input|
|7 FPS Drive, 28 Images||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|1920x1080 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels|
New Cameras & Lenses
Fujifilm X-T426 Megapixels Mirrorless
Fujifilm X Lens Mount
Weatherproof down to -10C
Sony FE 20mm F/1.8GWeatherproof
Sony E Mount Prime Lens
Canon RF 24-105mm F/4-7.1 IS STMStabilization
Canon RF Mount Zoom
Canon Rebel T8i24 Megapixels DSLR
Canon EF Lens Mount
Olympus M.Zuiko 12-45mm F/4 PROWeatherproof
Micro Four-Thirds Mount Zoom
Nikkor Z 24-200mm F/4-6.3 VRStabilization & Weatherproof
Nikon Z Mount Zoom