Pentax Digi-Binos

Subject: Pentax Digi-Binos
From: (Andrew Taylor)
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 23:08:30 +1000
On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 09:00:00PM +1000, knightl wrote:
> Terry, I considered the digi-binos last year, until I read the fine 
> print and noticed that the camera has only 3x optics, which isn't much 
> use for photographing birds.

According to Pentax it has a fixed lens equivalent to 280mm telephoto
on a 35mm camera  which isn't too bad as presumably it would typically
be used without a tripod.  The 3x is the digital zoom.  I'm doubtful
about the basic concept though even if the price sounds very good.


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