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05-05-2015, 04:25 PM - 2 Likes   #1
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Back to basics with Pentax film cams

Hi everyone! Thanks for allowing me in to your illustrious forums. Just picked up a Pentax LX locally for $15 and I'm planning on making it my go-to film camera. It's the reason why I joined these forums too

I always loved the simplicity of the K1000. Over the past 5 years since I started shooting film again, I've owned many different 35mm SLR's. Never really became attached to any of them until a few weeks ago until I picked up the Pentax LX. Shot a concert on a roll of TX400 pushed to 3200 and fell in love. Near-perfect metering and easy handling. Now I'm dumping my collection of 10+ 35mm SLR's and keeping the LX and a pair of K1000's. This is my home now!

05-05-2015, 05:06 PM   #2
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I'll offer you $16 for your LX

Seriously good deal, seriously good camera! Welcome!
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Yep, paid a bit more than that for mine, but got a fair deal here on the forum for a nice, lovingly used kit. Welcome. Great camera, deal and story! Looking forward to some photographs.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Norkusa Quote
Just picked up a Pentax LX locally for $15
Welcome to the forum, your going to seriously upset a few folk with that find, better keep it our little secret.

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