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03-03-2014, 11:55 PM   #1
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New To Pentax lovin the old lenses

I'm brand new to the Pentax lenses so I am still learning about Petax cameras and lenes.

I am interested in the old manual focus lenses. I just bought my first two this week, and I have another on the way. Attached pics were taken the day the lens showed up at the door-with Pentax M 135mm f3.5. Was rainy this past weekend in L.A. so had to find something to shoot with my new lens. I also have an older Pentax "k" 135 f3.5 so I am looking forward to a side by side comparison. Attached photos are hand held but did have a staged test shot taken with a tripod, and it was crazy sharp.

I'm using the lenses on a Samsung NX 20 mirror-less system with an adapter. Having a lot of fun so far...

I hope to learn a lot from this forum and its wealth of experience and advice!

-Ben


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Nice photos. LBA(Lens Buying Addiction) has a quick onset especially with a mirrorless. Welcome to the forums
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Welcome and those photos are beautiful ^_^
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Welcome to the forum, your not the only older lens lover around here, so that means your in good company.

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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF, Ben ... hope to see another image or two soon ... Salut, J
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