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No pic framing on LCD display - playback is OK

My Pentax K100D LCD display will not frame a picture. I am forced to use the viewfinder instead. The picture is taken and the Instant Review will display the picture on the LCD display. Playback of past pictures works fine. I know the picture framing on the LCD used to work b/c I don't like using the viewfinder unless I'm outside in bright sun.
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This feature is called "Live View" and the K100D does not have it.

If you want this feature, you have to buy one of the more recent digital SLRs such as the Pentax K20D (NOTE: I don't think the K200D has this feature) or the newest Canon Digital Rebel, whatever model its up to.

Or . . .

You can simply take lots and lost of pictures and hope that one turns out that you are happy with.

That's what the old professionals used to do with their film cameras and no digital preview (before or after)! <grin>

Take care & Happy Imaging!

Posted on Jul 26, 2008


ON digital slr cameras there is no pic framing on the LCD display.

Posted on Apr 26, 2008


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