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08-22-2014, 04:59 AM   #1
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hi everyone just picked my new k3 and i am interested to find what everyone thinks about this camera.

08-22-2014, 05:07 AM   #2
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Welcome aboard!

My short story on the K-3 is that I find it to be a seriously good camera. It tends to be rather unforgiving, though. Good technique and good lenses will make the K-3 shine. Definitely a good step up from the K-5 "classic" in a lot of ways.

I haven't yet had enough time for post processing images to figure out new import settings in LR, but I have noticed that my settings for the K-5 is not optimal for the K-3. Will hopefully get more time for "darkroom" work over the next few months.
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QuoteOriginally posted by cob084 Quote
my new k3 and i am interested to find what everyone thinks about this camera
Welcome, I hear it's absolute rubbish... so you should pass it on to me and go get yourself something decent.

Seriously enjoy your new camera it's a great bit of kit by all accounts.
08-22-2014, 03:30 PM   #4
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Welcome to the Forums. Lots of Aussies here.

08-22-2014, 03:50 PM   #5
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Welcome to the forum, mate.

If you haven't already done so, read this review:
Review: Pentax K-3 - Introduction | PentaxForums.com Reviews
It includes suggested settings for the K-3.

This is a seriously good camera.
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Welcome, and congrats on your new K-3.

It's a brilliant camera, everything you want and need at your fingertips so you can get on with taking photos.
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G'day mate and welcome to the forum
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Welcome to the forums cob!

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