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“Pleasure to use, accurate mettering, durability, nice...”

Written on: 01/12/2008

Pleasure to use, accurate mettering, durability, nice design, good limited series lenses 31mm, 43mm, 77mm.
Stable under shutter release despite noticeable mirror bounce.
Real camera, one of few true photographic tools, well recommend the Pentax LX. In fact the only bad points for me is the mirror bounce, gummy gaskets deteriorate and camera need servicing every some years… Read Full Review

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“After trying nearly every major manufacturer's ...”

Written on: 16/08/2008 by malibru (1 review written)

After trying nearly every major manufacturer's cameras in the last 25 years (Leica, Mamiya, Nikon, Canon, Minolta, Yashica), when all is said and done, the Pentax LX comes closest to being the ideal SLR. The body is nearly indestructible, the incredibly well-designed and compact layout of controls, the uncluttered but complete exposure information available in the viewfinder, the ability to handle the most difficult lighting situations due to its IDM metering system (hey, how many cameras do… Read Full Review

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“Simply the best 35mm camera Pentax have ever made and...”

Written on: 07/09/2003 by x (1 review written)

Simply the best 35mm camera Pentax have ever made and likely to make
people are always commenting upon how good the K1000 or the KX(K2000) or the MX or the the spotmatics (been there had em got rid not reliable enough to stake your rep on, when your on assignment in places where the nearist cam shop is over a 1000 miles away get the pic) they simply have not used a LX industrial strenth camera, been there had em and still use them (nobody talks about the mordern stuff) flashing screens AUTO… Read Full Review

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