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01-06-2011, 07:40 AM   #1
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New Pentax as gift

I received a K-x as a gift and it is my first DSLR. I am sure I will need plenty of help and advise.

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Congrats: the k-x is a fine piece of kit :-)

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Welcome! I am looking forward to the arrival of a K-x myself! What color did you get?
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Haha, if only my friends/parents/family were so thoughtful--I have to buy my own!
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I did get the black, but I think the colors are pretty cool. I just couldn't do it. Oh, and I did buy it as a "birthday gift" to myself. I wish now I would have gotten the 55-300 lens.
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New to SLR? Buy rent or steal this book. It is usually available in libraries. Most people recommend this one. I started with it. Helps a great deal.

Amazon.com: Understanding Exposure, 3rd Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera (9780817439392): Bryan Peterson: Books

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I'm going to blatantly steal that suggestion. Cheers doc!
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Welcome here - enjoy the K-x, and you can always get the 55-300 later...
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