Question about Pentax AF400FTZ Flash

1 Answer

Can I use a Pentax af400ftz flash with a K7 body in program exporsure mode. When I tried that the pictures were totally burned out and the only way to get a decent exposure was a manual appature adjustment.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

No. You'll need one of the more modern flashes designed for Pentax Digital flashes, specifically those with P-TTL Capability.

Posted on Aug 04, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I connect my K7 to a 1394 socket


Hi,

Your Pentax K7 lacks firewire (1394) connectivity, so a connection to a fireware jack will not be possible without purchasing an inexpensive Firewire to USB adapter . From the manual:

Available Ports:

  • USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out, HDMI out, DC in, cable switch, 3.5mm stereo microphone.
  • Video out: HD (1080i30, 720p30, 480p30), NTSC, PAL
  • Printer interfaces: n/a

ba908b1b-8437-494b-8f64-473149453b30.jpg
The I/O (input /output) panel on a Pentax K7 camera.


You can connect a USB cable from the "PC/AV" on the camera to your computer's USB port with an appropriate cable to transfer image files for editing, etc. Additionally, you can send video directly to a TV with an appropriate cable via the camera's HDMI jack.

I hope this helps!

Oct 04, 2013 | Pentax K7 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Symbol on my Pentax K-7


If you mean the thermometer, the camera's internal temperature has gotten too high. See page 156 of the manual: http://c758710.r10.cf2.rackcdn.com/files/support/manual/426_1314745050-265503871_manual.pdf

May 10, 2013 | Pentax K7 Digital Camera

1 Answer

What is the best to manjually use all the setting of my Pentax K7?


The K7 is such a complex camera that it would be impossible to explain what to do without writing you a book. As it happens, there is a book that explains in detail, every feature of the camera. It's called the "Magic Lantern Guide" Pentax K7. If you Google "magic lantern guides" it will take you to the site where you can order the book.

Dec 20, 2010 | Pentax K7 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Please help. Want to buy a Pentax K7, will these lenses work. Pentax-F Fish-eye 1:3.5-4.5 17-28 TAMRON AF 70-300 1:4-5.6 LD Tele-Macro 1:2 Sigma APO 170-500 1:5-6.3 My exist camera is a Pentax MZ-50


yes they will, I have a 70-300 myself.

As a rule, ANY k-mount lens will work on any of the new pentax cameras to some extent.

At any rate you can shoot some very nice pic with even the oldest lenses. Manually ofcourse.

With an adapter you can even use m42 screw lenses too.

Dec 11, 2010 | Pentax K7 Digital Camera

1 Answer

I have a Pentax K100D and occasionaly when I push to button to take a picture it does not work. I have to turn off the camera and then try it again. It is in Auto mode. Is this a "fixable issue"...


When this happens, does the battery indicator show no battery power? If so, this is a common issue and most owners check the battery indicator first before snapping and if it shows empty, they do the "turn off/on" routine. The newer cameras (K7, Kx, Kr,K5) do not seem to have this problem.

Nov 11, 2010 | Pentax Cameras

1 Answer

I have a Pentax ME Super and whenever I press the shutter button down, regardless of whether it's in auto, manual or 125x mode the shutter will stay open for the amount of time my finger holds down the...


One old camera. You have an electronic shutter and mechanical (backup) so you may have a dead electronic shutter. I would check the battery and contacts. If they are good... the shutter is bad. You have a standard K-mount body, any lenes will fit any Pentax camera, film or digital. The lenses will go on more modern Pentax bodies but will not auto-focus if on an AF body. These bodies are some 25+ years old, many places are selling them for $30 or so.. there are just thousands out there. If you want to stick with film, go for a newer AF body and you can still manually focus.

Feb 01, 2018 | Pentax Program Plus 35mm SLR Camera

1 Answer

My pentax k7 says that it will click upto 40frmes continuously. But I can click only 5 frames. Why


hello.. maybe you have selected the maximum quality that is 8 if you change it to lower quality the no of frames per second in the burst mode increases.. hope you got it..
Regards, Kiran anto

Sep 21, 2010 | Pentax Cameras

1 Answer

The camera would not start up to take photos.


Try cleaning the contacts on the lens and camera body where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol.

Jan 16, 2010 | Pentax K7 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Pentax Optio WPi lost program mode


It is 12 years old - replacement will be far more cost-effective than service or repair.

Aug 22, 2017 | Pentax OptioWPi Digital Camera

1 Answer

Pentax K100 problem


Might be temporary lack of communication between lens and body - try cleaning the contacts on both gently with a lint-free cloth and a very little IPA.

Jul 17, 2017 | Pentax K100D Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Pentax AF400FTZ Flash Logo

Related Topics:

328 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Pentax Cameras Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

mohamed salim shaikh
mohamed salim shaikh

Level 2 Expert

321 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1689 Answers

Are you a Pentax Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...