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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Colours directly from the camera are bright and punchy displaying a good sense of warmth and vibrancy.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Here we can see that the camera has perhaps underexposed a little, something which happens less with the K-S1 than some other models in the range.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

This camera does a much better job than some other Pentax cameras of producing accurate exposures without having to rely on exposure compensation.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

There's a good amount of detail resolved by the camera's 20 million pixel sensor without an anti-aliasing filter.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

You can change the look of colours by using different Custom Image settings, this one was shot with the landscape setting activated.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Out of focus areas are rendered nicely by the K-S1.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

The noise in this image, shot at ISO 3200, is barely apparent, even when you're examining the image at 100%.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Generally speaking, the camera's automatic white balance setting does a good job of producing accurate colours, perhaps erring a little towards yellowish or warm tones under artificial lighting.

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Effects

Use these digital filters for maximum creative effect.

Pentax K-S1 sample image

Faded color.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Clear tone.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Brilliant color.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Unicolor bold.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Vintage color.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Cross processing.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Warm fade.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Bold monochrome.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Infrared filter.

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Pentax K-S1 sample image

Vibrant Color Enhance.

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