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|
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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|
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