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07-14-2014, 06:56 AM   #1
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I have owned a Pentax film camera for years and am looking into purchasing the K-3. I consider myself an amateur who is really interested in improving. I love being outdoors so most of my photos are wildlife or landscapes. So glad there is a Pentax Forum!

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K-3 is better than peers

If you look at the Canon 70d and the Kilon 7100, it's not even close. My wife and I are pros and selected Pentax due to lenses. Unless you do 75% landscapes and extra wides, the APS-C platform is smaller, lighter, the crop (1.5x) works in your favor. K-3 is tough, small, great electronics...
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You'll like how the Pentax cameras handle manual lenses, too. Very intuitive but it does take some work.
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Welcome to the forum, good choice on the K-3, hope you kept your original Pentax lenses.

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Welcome to the PF Deb, great camera the K3 you will love it and its a camera you can grow into.
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