Pentax K-S2 Digital Camera Operating Manual

Capture and share life’s adventures with the PENTAX K-S2. Building on the legacy of great SLRs, Ricoh Imaging brings you our first DSLR with WiFi connectivity, allowing you to seamlessly share your images to social media as well as browsing images from remote tablet or PC. Capturing sharp images has never been easier with its 20 megapixel, AA Filter-less CMOS sensor and Prime MII imaging engine. With the new clarity enhancement feature and advanced HDR mode, photographers will find their images have higher clarity of texture reproduction, even for subjects without distinct contours, such as clouds. Other new features include a vari-angle LCD that extends freedom of shooting from high angle to ground level view. The PENTAX K-S2 follows in the footsteps of other great PENTAX DSLRs with is weather and dust resistant body, allowing you to capture the perfect shot regardless of weather or environmental conditions. Completing your kit is an all-new retractable standard zoom lens. This ultra thin, weather resistant lens matches perfectly with the compact body of the K-S2, offering carry everywhere convenience, wherever life’s adventures take you. Shoot compelling images and share them instantaneously as the PENTAX K-S2 becomes your go-to photography companion.

Introducing the K-S2

Names and Functions of the Working Parts
How to Change Function Settings
Menu List

Getting Started

Attaching the Strap
Attaching a Lens
Using the Battery and Charger
Inserting a Memory Card
How to Open the Monitor
Initial Settings
Basic Shooting Operation
Reviewing Images

Taking Pictures

Configuring the Capture Settings
Taking Still Pictures
Recording Movies
Setting the Exposure
Using the Built-in Flash
Setting the Focus Method
Setting the Drive Mode
Setting the White Balance
Controlling the Image Finishing Tone
Correcting Images
Playback Functions
Playback Mode Palette Items
Changing the Playback Method
Connecting the Camera to a Computer
Editing and Processing Images

Sharing Images

Enabling the Wi-Fi Function
Operating the Camera with a Communication Device

Changing the Settings

Camera Settings
File Management Settings


Restrictions on Each Capture Mode
Functions Available with Various Lenses
Functions when Using an External Flash
Using the GPS Unit
Main Specifications
For Using Your Camera Safely
Care to be Taken During Handling

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