I went to a show in Toronto . I borrowed a K10D from another Pentaxian, Edmund HA, to take the following pict
The firmware for the SSM was not installed yet and the in body AF was used instead. Seems really fast.
My initial impression:
*Lighter than I thought
*Faster AF (conventional)
*Looks very Canon like in the sense that it is very intimidating - that may just be me as I am for prime lenses only
*A lot of people may complain about the limited FL range . Its FoV spans only 12-32 degree. I do not complain as large range will result in heavy build.
Post by Okasan_67;306829
The output image of this *zoom lense doesn't seem to be very impressive, I don't know, is it about t...
Well I did not mention. These were jpg straight from K10D which is known to be flat and on the soft side without adjustment.
As it is for demonstration, I did not do any post processing (say sharpening) at all.