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02-08-2014, 07:49 AM   #1
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Hello from Chicagoland

Hello all. I finally made the move to a digital slr, the K-30. It's so much fun after all of those years using a manual film slr (Canon AE-1). I always had an appreciation for the old workhorse K1000 and was excited to finally become a pentax owner.

Most of my photography so far is of my kids and some plant macro shots. Too much fun.

Here's a ranked list of my lens collection ranked (#1 my favorite)

1) Takumar Asahi Super-Multi-Coated 50mm 1.4
2) SMC Pentax-FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
3) SMC Pentax-FA 50mm F1.4
4) SMC Pentax-DA 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 ED AL DC WR
5) Pentax SMC 28mm F2.8 MF

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02-08-2014, 11:23 AM   #2
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Welcome aboard! You have some seriously good gear there! Hope you'll share a picture or two with us

Good to have you with us!
02-08-2014, 02:05 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum, there are quite a few like minded folk like you around here.
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Welcome aboard! Nice to see another local.

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02-11-2014, 08:18 PM   #5
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Thanks guys.
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