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You can enjoy full-resolution continuous shooting is supported up to 8.3 fps for 22 consecutive RAW frames, with a top shutter speed of 1/8000 sec., and the SAFOX11 autofocus system utilizes 27 focus points, with 25 cross-type points, to maintain sharp focus in a quick and accurate manner. PENTAX K-3 will set your photography free with the new standard of imaging performance and unsurpassed user-flexibility.
New users may well appreciate the “photographic feel” of this camera, with its well-designed menu interface and ergonomic layout. Pentax K3 is the world’s first selectable anti-aliasing filter, giving the user the ability to easily toggle anti-aliasing functionality on or off, for supreme resolution and zero limitation.
This camera is also designed with SAFOX11 autofocus module maximizes 27 AF sensors and a vast light sensitivity range of –3EV to +18EV. You can create fantastic images with this camera because Pentax K3 has improved in-camera HDR image capture features more blending options and better pixel registration for easier operation without a tripod.
If you are an enthusiast photographer Pentax K3 is great for you because this camera equipped with Dual SD card slots allow for greater memory card flexibility, for separation of JPG and RAW files, and for use with Eye-fi card and new FLU card technology. You can create movie or video clip with full HD movie capture in the H.264 format (60i/50i/30p/24p), also including the ability to switch from still image to video recording with the flip of a dedicated switch.
Don’t forget to maximize a redesigned SAFOX11 autofocus module has been integrated into the K-3 and employs 27 focus points in order to deliver a metering range of -3 to +20 EV. 25 of the 27 sensors are cross-type, in order to gain the highest precision while focusing, and three of the sensors are dedicated to low-light performance.
You can make creative pictures because Pentax K3 already equipped with Custom Image Modes such as: Portrait; Landscape; Bright; Natural; Vibrant; Radiant; Muted; Bleach Bypass; Reversal Film; Monochrome; Cross Processing; HDR: Auto, HDR1, HDR2, HDR3; Exposure Bracket Value adjustable; and Automatic composition correction function. You also can utilized special Digital Filters in this camera: Toy Camera, Retro, Extract Color, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color, Unicolor Bold, and Bold Monochrome. You can maximize all creative features in Pentax K3 without install digital image processing software in your PC or your laptop.
Pentax K3 specifications:
- 23.35MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
- 3.2" 1,037k-Dot LCD Monitor
- Full HD 1080i/p Video Recording
- PRIME III Image Processor
- User-Selectable Anti-Aliasing Filter
- Optical 0.95x Mag. Pentaprism Viewfinder
- Continuous Shooting up to 8.3 fps
- In-Camera Shake Reduction Stabilization
- Dual SD Memory Card Slots
- Weather-Sealed Magnesium Alloy Body
- 27 AF points, 25 cross type
- Weather resistant construction with 92 seals
- 17 Digital filters
- DNG/PEF RAW format
- Eye-Fi Card compatible
- Flucard Compatible
- Shutter tested to 200,000 cycles
- MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Movie Format