The Pentax K-5: It’s A Matter Of Tradition

Pentax has a long history of innovation as well as a rabid fan base that loves the company’s tradition of optical excellence and originality. In fact, this fan base is the reason I’m writing this review. If you’re not already a Pentaxian you probably didn’t know that Pentax (derived from PENTAprism refleX) built the first camera to incorporate a penta-prism viewfinder and reflex mirror system in 1957 and went on to introduce the first TTL metering system in 1964. While late to the digital SLR game, when they finally arrived it was with a series of entry-level cameras that delivered impressive image quality at affordable prices. Over time they’ve dipped their toes into the semipro market and the K-5 is the latest model with professional aspirations yet it retains all the quirky uniqueness that all Pentax cameras have and that endears them to so many photographers.

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Thank you for providing this great and interesting post! As a professional photographer I am aware of how important is to have advanced technology digital cameras and special software in order to take the best captures.I've recently taken some amazing photos with cars at the GMT showroom and I created a great album with the latest cars.It looks great!

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