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05-02-2011, 10:25 PM   #1
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G'day!

I've had two faithful SP1000s in my pre-digital life and after extensive research on the Pentax Forum I've recently bought a new K-r DSLR. So far I'm very impressed with its ease of use, although it is a bit noisy, and I'm having great fun testing the DA* 16-50mm ED AL SDM and the DA 55-300mm ED lenses I bought with it. I'm also revisiting Pentax and Tamron lenses from my old film kit. I'm looking forward to posting some images in due course.

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G'day Rod, welcome to PF. You add to the ever growing band of Aussies on this site. the more the merrier!
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Welcome here mate. You're going to get excellent quality images with your current setup.
Enjoy the fine camera, and participate here once in a while.
There are a few Newcastleans here on the forum too.
Have fun.
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Thank you both for your welcome. Used to live in Melbourne (Go the Dees) and have friends in Toowoomba.

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Welcome to the group from another Pentaxian who also started with an SP1000 and a Spotmatic SP (still have both of them). Hope you enjoy your new camera as much as I enjoy myK10D.
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Hey Ash the word is Novocastrians.

Welcome Rod, great to have you aboard. We Aussies are slowly becoming a real solid block here on PF.
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G'day Rod and welcome from a Sydneysider.
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