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08-28-2013, 08:10 AM   #1
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Hi Everyone!
I've been reading through many of the posts and have used some of the information I've found to set up my new K-30. Thanks.
I love to see what others have done and someday soon I'll get brave and put up some of my photos. We are taking a trip to Savannah in Sept. and that will be the first real workout for the K-30.
I've been interested in photography ever since High School days (way back in the 50's) when I got good enough to be the school photographer. For sport events I used my dad's Speed Graphic and flash bulbs that were about the size of a 60 watt light bulb. Back then I developed my own pictures and got them ready for the paper. Those were fun days and a great start.

08-28-2013, 09:17 AM   #2
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Hi from another school photographer using Dad's camera. Mine was in the early '80s, using my Dad's Minolta. Learning to do it all manually was a big draw to Pentax, with its dual wheels and intuitive ergonomics for manual control.

Get out and get some pictures!
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Welcome, and thanks for the introduction! There are lots of options on digital SLRs, but the basics are still the same as they have always been.

Enjoy your K-30!

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Welcome to PF and bonjour from France ... enjoy the K-30 and ah, the memories of high school photography ... please post us an image or two soon ... J
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