The picture to your right
was what clinched this relationship. It was early one morning while I was
waiting for the cafe to open when I took this shot inside the shopping
centre, don't tell the management. The way it coped with the mixture of
natural, tungsten and fluorescent lighting and still returned an honest
picture amazed me somewhat. I certainly didn't expect this from a compact.
At this point I decided that this needed taking out in the field for some
real work and it has yet to disappoint me. Yes, it has it's limitations
but the good far outweighs the bad. I can honestly say that I
have taken more useable pictures with this than almost any other camera.
It ranks within my top 5 digitals and is the number one compact to
|Introduced by Pentax in 2005 its
unique (then) selling point being the intelligent auto mode, which,
automatically adjusts the camera settings to the image. This was to make
the camera easier to use for beginners.