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09-21-2013, 05:05 AM   #1
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K-30. Love it already!

Hello from Rollinsford NH, USA. Retired recently (computer and electronics technician). Decided to get into photography. Researched extensively and decided to go with K-30. Didn't want to be a Cannon or Nikon lemming. Have always taken the road less traveled, marched to a different drummer. (Don't even like to construct grammatically correct sentences.) After much experimentation (and reading) I'm starting to see the difficulty of getting a correct exposure and the fantastic photos I get when a correct exposure is gotten. Lots to learn. See Ya...

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Welcome to the forum and congrats on the K30. It's definitely fun and a camera with a lot of potential.

Don't forget to post some photos...
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Hello NorthBob, Welcome to the Forum!
Good choice with the K-30, it's a very capable camera. Exposure is something we all must keep learning and evaluating;, just when I think I've got a handle on it, nature throws me a curve. But the meter can get you close and bracketing is a good safety net. If there's time, I'd rather take 3 bracketed exposures than only one that has to be 'saved' through post processing. My advice is to take lots of photos, look at good photography- I mean, really study it- and learn from mistakes. Lots of folks here will help if you have questions or want advice.
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Welcome to to the forum from a fellow NH resident. I lived in Dover for years...enjoy the K-30!

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QuoteOriginally posted by NorthBob Quote
K-30. Love it already
Welcome to the forum, that's good to hear, remember to enjoy the learning curve it's part of the fun also.
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Welcome to PF and bonjour from France ... enjoy the K-30 and please post us an image or two soon ... and no lemmings are allowed here ... Salut, J
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Another K30 user here. Enjoy it!
09-21-2013, 10:56 PM   #8
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hello! I'm new here too.
would love to know what you k-30 owners think of the astrotracer function...

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