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09-28-2015, 07:54 PM   #1
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Good Day Pentaxians,

I am new to the world of photography and decided to purchase an entry level DSLR that would allow me to go almost anywhere and take quality photos. After doing an extensive amount of research I ended up battling between the Nikon D3300 and the Pentax K-50. Of course the K-50 won and I am sure all of you experienced photographers know the many reasons why. I just received my K-50 today from Amazon (Used-Like new) $317.00 with 2 DAL kit lenses and I am extremely excited. I will be spending my night reading the manual and exploring this forum. I just wanted to introduce myself and I hope you all take it easy on me as I begin to ask many questions learning this awesome artform.

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Congratulations, you got a good price! And welcome to PentaxForums!
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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF ! Hope to see some images soon ! Salut, J
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Welcome!! you'll love the K-50 - happy shooting!

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Welcome to the forum! Wishing you good shooting and hopefully sharing your images.
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Welcome from your northern neighbour/neighbor!

Thanks for your introduction. You've got a super camera at a very good price. Hope to see some of your pictures from the photogenic DC area.

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Welcome aboard! You'll have fun learning your new system.
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QuoteOriginally posted by MCampbellGA Quote
I will be spending my night reading the manual
Really... just get out there and at it.

QuoteOriginally posted by MCampbellGA Quote
exploring this forum
Ok I'm sure will bump into you about the place from time to time.

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