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01-25-2013, 11:59 AM   #1
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Hello from Central New York

Hi,

I picked up a K-x 2 years ago when our first grandchild was born. Prior to that I had been using Konica 35mm cameras and lenses. But with a grandchild, I knew I'd want the freedom to shoot an unlimited number of pictures without worrying about the developing costs. I chose the K-x based on its bang-for-the-buck factor, and haven't been disappointed. I got it with the two kit zoom lenses. Later on I picked up an smc FA 50mm f:1.4 lens so I could get some nicer portrait shots than is afforded by the kit lenses. My most recent acquisition is a set of extension tubes for doing macro and near-macro floral photos, something I really enjoyed doing with my old film kit. I got a set with the electrical contacts which is nice as it makes it easy to use small aperture, long shutter to get better depth of field.

Bruce

01-25-2013, 12:20 PM   #2
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Welcome,
What part of Central New York are you from?
I'm from Clifton Springs.
I use a K7, K100D Super and Pentax ME.

Finewood Family Photo Journal

Regards,
Mark
01-25-2013, 12:23 PM   #3
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Hi Mark,

I live in Homer and work in Cortland.

Bruce
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