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10-25-2014, 02:43 PM   #1
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Hello from Arizona

Hey Everyone
Got my first camera when I won it selling candy in Elementary school .... Flash was a one use bulb mounted in a metal dome that looked like a Home depot shop light
Loved it

A couple of 126 and 110 cameras later and I shot nothing but canon starting with an AE1. My daughter decided she wanted to study photography in school and not having the funds to buy her what I wanted her to have I sent her most of my stuff. Few thousand dollars of camera gear and camera gone.

3 years without a camera was long enough and after a ton of research I just bought a used Pentax K5. This camera feels GREAT in the hand, ergos are far and away better than my last canon "5D"

Struggling with lens choice on a budget and I am sure I can find what I am looking for if I just keep poking around.
Hope to be able to contribute with a bit more time behind this camera
Alex

10-25-2014, 03:14 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum Alex, glad you could join us.
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QuoteOriginally posted by asumofparts Quote
Flash was a one use bulb mounted in a metal dome that looked like a Home depot shop light
Welcome to the forum, oh for the good old days, you must be older than you look.
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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF, Alex ... Hope to see some images soon! Salut, J

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