Pentax Optio LS465 Review - Sample Images: General Images Review

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Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
At its 28mm wideangle extreme the LS465 delivers pretty sharp results.
(1/250sec @ f/3.9, ISO 64, 24mm, AWB)

Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
Zoom all the way in to 140mm though and the LS465’s 5x optical zoom struggles to keep faraway subjects sharp.
(1/100sec @ f/6.3, ISO 500, 140mm, AWB)

Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
So long as sensitivity is kept at or below ISO 400 the LS465 is fine for everyday point-and-shoot opportunities.
(1/450sec @ f3.9, ISO 64, 28mm, AWB)

Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
That said, it’s not impossible to get a half-decent image at ISO 800, so long as you can accept a little noise.
(1/250sec @ f/4.5, ISO 64, 50mm, AWB)

Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
Even in flat light the Auto Picture scene-rocognition mode can deliver quite good results.
(1/180sec @ f/3.9, ISO 64, 28mm, AWB)

Pentax Optio LS465 Sample Image
There is a slight tendency for the LS465 to underexpose slightly on occasion though.
(1/250sec @ f/4.5, ISO 64, 35mm, AWB)

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Score in detail

  • Value 8
  • Design & Features 7
  • Image Quality 7
  • Build Quality 7

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