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11-28-2010, 10:53 PM   #1
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I just bought my first Pentax cam

I have been ready to pull the trigger on either a Pentax K-x or Pentax K-r for the past few months, and tonight I saw the K-r with the 18-55 and 55-300 for $740 on Amazon and finally went for it.

I used to shoot with a Sony A700 before having to sell it, and the lenses, to help pay for school, and now that I'm ready to jump back into photography I decided to go with Pentax due to liking their line-up direction better than everybody else at the moment. Not to mention the Pentax limited series lenses that I can dream about one day owning once I'm out of school

I'm excited to get my first Pentax DSLR and I'm excited to be a part of this community. I can't wait to get out and start shooting again; being without a DSLR is like being trapped!

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Welcome to the forums and congrats on the new kit! :-)
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The K-r is a nice Camera, Congrats., and Welcome to the Forums
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Welcome here and to Pentax.
Hope you enjoy your time on the forum and shooting great photos.

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Welcome, Welcome to the best forum on the web. Congrats on your smart camera purchase too.
12-22-2010, 03:06 PM   #6
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Congrats and enjoy it!
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