• Pentax K-1 Mark II Offers ISO 819200 and Handheld Pixel Shift

    9 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Ricoh has just announced the Pentax K-1 Mark II , a successor to the original K-1 that was unveiled in February 2016. The latest camera promises better image quality and enhanced performance for shooting in difficult environments.
    The K-1 Mark II shares many of its core features and specs with the original K-1. You'll still find the exact same 36.4-megapixel CMOS that eschews an anti-aliasing filter for maximum sharpness.
    But Ricoh has added a new accelerator unit that helps shooting high-res photos with minimal noise in low-light situations. While the original K-1 had a maximum ISO of...
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  • Canon 6D vs 6D Mark II: A Real-Life Noise Comparison

    Canon 6D vs 6D Mark II: A Real-Life Noise Comparison

    9 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Canon released its 6D Mark II in 2017 , and the Internet has been abuzz ever since then discussing its high ISO performance. There have been reports that the Mark II creates more noise at high ISOs than the original 6D.
    But the thing about these comparisons is that number one, it's hard to two compare cameras precisely. Also, while it probably is possible to craft a perfectly controlled, laboratory-quality comparison to measure noise, it wouldn't reflect real-life shooting conditions.
    My step-dad, Jimmy, recently purchased a Mark II. Since I have the original 6D, we were curious to see...
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