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09-08-2010, 03:33 PM   #1
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Hello from the South

I must confess that I am only partly in the Pentax camp. My first foray into the world of the SLR came when I was forty and bought a K1000. Over the years I ended up with a number of lenses. In the late 80's I switched to Minolta (still using the K1000 on occasion). When health reasons forced me to give up my darkroom I sold the Minolta gear, but kept the Pentax as well as older range finder cameras and lenses. Early last year I bought an adapter for my Panasonic G1 that allowed me to use once again the glass from Pentax. I find I use them more than I do the Panasonic glass. Would love to see a forum for those of us who use Pentax as legacy lenses.

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Welcome to the forum. I'm sure you'll find others here who've made choices similar to yours.
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Well welcome to the part that's in the camp, you never know the other bit might follow later.

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Good to have you here - diversity is fine
There are lots of users here with multiple systems.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Peter in Savannah Quote
Would love to see a forum for those of us who use Pentax as legacy lenses.
Are you joking?

https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-slr-lens-discussion/31601-takumar-club-363.html

363 pages and still growing!!!
09-11-2010, 09:19 AM   #7
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No Ira, I was serious

I am happy to able to use my Pentax lenses again and I would like to share information with others who use different bodies.
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Hello Peter, welcome to the forums from a fellow Savannah resident!


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