Pentax K-S2 DSLR Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Pentax K-S2 is a Professional DSLR with an APS-C sensor and a Pentax K lens mount. Its 20 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-51200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-51200. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 20 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin 3-Axis Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Pentax K-S2 to compensate for camera shake up to 3.5-Stops beyond hand-holding with any mounted lens.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/6000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/6000, 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 K-S2 features a 11-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.
Dual controls-dials offer direct access to most exposure parameters which makes this digital camera suitable for advanced photographers. The weatherproof construction of this digital camera protects it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Framing on the Pentax K-S2 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||20 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||24 x 16mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||No||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||3-Axis , 3.5-Stops||Dust-Reduction||Yes|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 51200||Shutter-Speed||1/6000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Pentax K KAF2 Mount||Crop Factor||1.5X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||11-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *9 Cross-Type|
|Viewfinder Type||Reflex OVF||Viewfinder Size||0.95X - 100% Coverage|
|Display Attachment||Rotating||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, S, A, T, TA, M, B||Scene Modes||18Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Portrait, Sunset, Blue Sky, Forest, Night, Night, Food, Pet, Kids, Surf&Snow, Backlight Silhouette, Candlelight, Stage Lighting, Museum|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing||3 Shots ±3 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±5 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV||Flash Compensation||-2..+1 EV, 1/3|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 15 steps|
|Continuous Drive||5.5 FPS, 30 JPEG, 9 RAW||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 12s, 3s Remote|
|Command Dials||2||DOF Preview||Yes|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Infrared, WiFi||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||Yes||Multiple Exposure||Yes|
|Image Formats||JPEG DNG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||Yes (GN 12)||Flash Sync||1/180s|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9 *1280x720 @ 60 FPS||Sound Input|
|Video Format||Quicktime H.264||WiFi||Yes|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||480 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||123 x 91 x 65mm (W x H x D)||Weight||678g|
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.
Time-Lapse Photography for Beginners
Learn how to get started with time-lapse photography in 4 easy steps.
Fujifilm X-T30 Review
The newest 26 MP 4th-Generation X-Trans CMOS sensor and X-Process 4 from the flagship X-T3 in more compact body. ISO 80-51200, 1/32000-30s, 20 FPS Continuous drive, Cinema 4K video. Dual control-dials and 2.4 MP EVF with Eye-Start Sensor.
Nikon Z6 Review
Nikon Full-Frame Mirrorless with 24 MP and 5-Axis Built-In Image-Stabilization effective to 5-Stops. ISO 100-202400. 12 FPS Continuous Drive. 3.7 MP 0.5" EVF with 0.8X Magnification and 100% Coverage. 4K Ultra-HD video.
Pentax K-S2 Facts
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|20 Megapixels DSLR||ISO 100-51200|
|Pentax K Mount|
|3-Axis Built-in Stabilization, 3.5-Stop Improvement||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|Auto Horizon Correction|
Axis Digital Level
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|5.5 FPS Drive, 30 Images||Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
|1920x1080 @ 30 FPS Video Recording|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels|
New Cameras & Lenses
Venus Laowa 100mm F/2.8 2:1 Ultra-Macro APONikon Z Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 100mm F/2.8 2:1 Ultra-Macro APOCanon RF Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 12mm F/2.8 Zero-DNikon Z Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 12mm F/2.8 Zero-DCanon RF Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 25mm F/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra-MacroNikon Z Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 25mm F/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra-MacroCanon RF Mount Prime Lens