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02-01-2015, 11:53 PM   #1
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Hello from Cambridge!

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I suppose I'm a prospective Pentaxian, I finally chose my first DSLR to be the K-3. I was deciding between Nikon D7100 and the K-3 but after holding both of the cameras in my hands yesterday, the K-3 just felt better. I also like the weather sealing, especially when it comes down to the protection from dust and sand, this will be extremely useful for me.

I have a lot to learn when it comes to photography, but I enjoy shooting street photography and people. I also like the occasional makro, but I almost never shoot sports. I move between UK and the Middle East and I'm always inpired when 'comparing' how people live in each country - I'd love to document the differences, if only for myself and my close ones. Which is what partly drove me to getting a DSLR, because the point and shoot is just not enough anymore.

I'll have many questions, sometimes silly, so bear with me.

02-02-2015, 12:21 AM   #2
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Welcome! No question is too silly, at least not if you want to learn
Can't wait to see your street photography, it's something that i admire, but am pretty terrible at. And it sounds like you do some interesting work!
02-02-2015, 12:36 PM   #3
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Welcome! I don't think anybody here would know what a silly question is - we all ask too many of them The only downside to ask for advice here is that you probably will get too many... Most of it good, though.
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Welcome to the forum and welcome to Pentax, the Middle East ate my F3s back in the day, that's why I changed to LXs.

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Welcome to the forum! Looking forward to seeing some of your images.
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