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03-15-2016, 08:18 AM   #1
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New yet Old- Spotmatic to K-5

Greetings- Just introducing myself. I am getting back into photography with a camera after using cell phones. Expect to be using the K-2 with lenses from Ashai Spotmatic (purchased from PACEX in Vietnam circa 1970) and an adapter. Wanting to learn new tricks with the DSLR.

03-15-2016, 09:03 AM   #2
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Spotmatic to K-5? I have both (the Spotties are older than I am!), and they are both great cameras in their own way. Welcome, and enjoy.
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QuoteOriginally posted by porch100 Quote
Wanting to learn new tricks with the DSLR.
Welcome to the forum, there's certainly plenty to read up on here.

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Hi porch100. Welcome to the Pentax forums. Hope to see some photographs soon, after you have settled back in to DSLR.
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Welcome to the Forum! You've come to the right place to learn more about using your Pentax! The members here are very friendly, and love to share their tips on how to make the most of your photography experience!
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Vietnam era, eh? Yep, that's older than me, but it was from the heyday of mechanical cameras.

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