Originally Posted by popellis
thank you frogfish for your response. So from what you are telling me the Image quality, and low light capabilities are not that much different. At least from a viewing perspective. Prints up to 8 x10. It is the build quality and the extra buttons that make up the basic differences in the camera.
At 8x10 you probably won't notice much difference from a P&S unless you crop a lot
! Your Kx is perfectly fine for that, and even much larger, sizes.
If you shoot a lot of landscape (or need some of the other improved features of the K5) then I may say you'd be better off with a K5 for the dynamic range but to be honest for what you are shooting the lenses are going to be more important as the Kx is still an excellent low light camera.
: 15 Ltd, 77 Ltd, 43/1.9 Ltd, Cosina 55/1.2, DA*300/4, Contax Zeiss Distagon 28/2.8, Raynox 150/250, AFA x1.7, Metz 50 af1.
: D800, D600, Sigma 500/4.5, Sigma 120-300/2.8, Zeiss Distagon ZF2 - 21/2.8, Zeiss Distagon ZF2 - 35/2.0, Nikkor 85/1.8G, Sigma 50/1.4. Nikon x1.4 TC, Sigma x2.0 TC