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12-10-2013, 03:53 PM   #1
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Another new person!

Hi,
I just joined the forum to check out reviews and especially the marketplace.
It seems like a nice place, might as well say hello too!
I used to love film photography, but recently decided to sell everything and buy a digital one to try things out.

12-10-2013, 04:22 PM   #2
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Welcome. The nice thing with Pentax is you don;t have to "sell everything". All your old (k-mount) lenses will work on a new Pentax DSLR, and others with an adapter.
12-10-2013, 04:44 PM   #3
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You're right!
However they were old manual lenses and I felt like I had to reborn myself like a phoenix into digital ha ha ha!
12-10-2013, 05:14 PM   #4
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Welcome to the forum, there's just something about those legacy lenses.

12-10-2013, 05:42 PM   #5
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Welcome to the forum, I agree with Mark and lapaffe though that you should hang on to any old glass you have. Its fun to use on a digital too.
12-10-2013, 08:56 PM   #6
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And the old lenses take great pictures still. I use two M's and have to try out a recent gift of a Takumar 55/1.8 soon. Pretty well stuck inside with the lovely (NOT) weather here in the Canadian Rockies in winter.
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