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09-14-2013, 05:47 PM   #1
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Howdy. Old film guy (Pentax LX system) considering Pentax K5 DSLR. I reside in the Los Angeles area of California and am an avid bird and photographer.

09-14-2013, 07:16 PM   #2
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09-15-2013, 12:26 AM   #3
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Welcome to PF and bonjour from France ... enjoy your LX and my K-5 is great ... please post us an image soon ... J
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Welcome to the forums! I'm very happy with my K-5. I shoot wildlife with my DA 55-300mm, but would want something longer if I were to shoot birds in earnest. Well, maybe a DA*300 would be good enough to stand some cropping. Not as nimble as the 55-300, though

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Welcome, it's hard to get that LX feeling out of Pentax DSLR, as the viewfinders are all now so wee.
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