Pentax K-30 Features, Price, Release Date
Pentax just recently released water proof DSLR camera, the Pentax K-30, the camera is Fully weather sealed, dustproof, coldproof design, available in Black, Blue and White color, please see the details below on its specifications and features of the new Pentax K-30 DSLR camera
Below are some of its promising features
· Coldproof- Rugged coldproof design is ideal for use in sub-freezing, wet, snowy winter conditions (-10C, 14F).
· Large 3 inch LCD- Large 3 inch LCD with brightness and color adjustments is wide angle viewable, and features 921,000 dots of resolution.
· Low profile glass pentaprism viewfinder- Low profile glass pentaprism viewfinder, with interchangeable focusing screens, achieves a 100% optical field of view for framing accuracy in a highly compact form factor.
· 6 frames per second continuous shooting- Freeze the action with a fast 6 frames per second continuous shooting mode and 1/6000 second maximum shutter speed.
Pentax K-30 features include:
• Large, wide angle viewable 3-inch LCD monitor with approximately 921,000 dots of resolution
• 77 segment multi-pattern metering system for accurate light measurement
• DR (Dust Removal) mechanism to shake dust off from the surface of the CMOS image sensor
• PENTAX-designed Hyper control system to assure fast and flexible response to the photographer’s creative intentions
• Dynamic range expansion function to compensate for blown out (overexposed) and muddy (underexposed) areas of an image
• Retrieve and save RAW data from buffer memory for a just-recorded JPEG image
• RAW/Fx multi-function button for on-the-fly switching of image file formats, as well as for assignment and instant recall of other specific functions
• SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.0 for PENTAX (RAW processing engine developed by Ichikawa Soft Laboratory) included
Pricing and Availability
The new PENTAX K-30 will be available at retail outlets nationwide and online in July 2012 with a suggested retail price of $849.95 for body only, and $899.95 for the kit including the DA L 18-55mm zoom lens.