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03-24-2014, 04:58 AM   #1
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Hello I'm so excited!!!!!!

Hi I'm glad to be here. I've been into photography for a long time and have decided it was time to up my skills. So I'm putting a studio in my house and want to do portraits and such.

As my current camera is a 7 year old Olympus E-500, it was time for an upgrade. After spending the past couple of months researching my options I made a decision. This morning I placed an order for my new Pentax k- 5 II! Best Buy lowered the price to $749 and as I'm on a budget the price was now right. Can't wait to get it! Looking forward to meet all the fine people here.

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Welcome aboard! make sure to frequent the Lighting techniques/accessories forum here, that's probably the most important thing in portraiture.
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Welcome. Do show us some of your results.
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Welcome to the forum Crux! Looking forward to seeing your images.

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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF, Crux ... hope to see a K-5II image soon ... Salut, J
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Welcome, let us know how you get on with your home studio.
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My k5 II is due to land on my doorstep tomorrow! Can't wait!

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It's here I got it! Now got to wait for the battery to charge.
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Awesome. Good camera choice.
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