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Review Price £789.99

Pentax K-7 Digital SLR - Test Shots - Detail and Lens Performance

A range of general test shots are shown over the next two pages. In some cases, the full size image has been reduced for bandwidth purposes, and a crop taken from the original full resolution image has been placed below it to show the overall image quality. Some other pictures may be clicked to view the original full-size image.

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My car's off the road at the moment, so no Sidmouth shot this week, but here's another scene to test the detail level.

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Yup, that's some fine detail right there.

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This was shot with the D-Range feature switched off.

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This is the same shot with D-Range on.

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This is the same shot using the K-7's built-in HDR capture mode. Perhaps you're starting to see why I like this camera so much.

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Shooting into bright sunlight can be a problem...

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...but with the K-7's huge dynamic range you can always pull the shadow details out in Raw mode.

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