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08-02-2011, 11:40 AM   #1
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Moving to Pentax from Canon 5D MKII

Tired of lugging around huge/heavy lenses, including primes. I just want great image quality and smallish primes, and the K5 looks like what I need, along with some limited primes. Anyone want to switch to Canon let me know!

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Welcome to the forums! You might want to hit up potn if you want to try to sell off your canon junk.
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Thanks for the suggestion!
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No problem! Hope you enjoy the Pentax brand more than canon, I know you will.

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Welcome here and hope you get what you want out of this forum.
Enjoy the difference.
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Welcome to the forum - I think you'll love a K-5.
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Welcome! My friend has a MKII and although the photos are AMAZING the camera is ridiculously big, to the point where it becomes extremely uncomfortable to hold in a very short period of time. Unless you are tripod shooting the camera is almost unrealistic to use for hand-held shooting. So I must agree that you made the right choice in switching.

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