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03-16-2016, 09:00 AM   #1
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Hi from Chicago! (north suburbs)

My name is Jeremy. My first SLR was a Pentax K1000 SE in about 1995. I worked at camera stores and went to school (electronics engineering technology) until 1997.

These days, I'm shooting Pentax (Q7, MX-1) and Panasonic. (Lumix FZ1000)

I'm not too "serious" as you can tell by my fleet; I haven't got much time due to family and work sucking up most of it. So I mostly just try to take better family pictures than the average person. I favor B&W pretty heavily these days for people pictures.

I wish Pentax would make something on the order of the FZ1000 and update the MX-1, but it seems they spent their whole R&D budget on the K-1.

I look forward to meeting you all.

If anyone local wants to meet up (even downtown) for tea and maybe some street shooting, drop me a line!

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Welcome from Dundee!

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Welcome to the forum Jeremy! Looking forward to seeing some of your images.
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Welcome to the forum, when you do get some spare time... try to have a good look around the place here.

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Hi Jeremy. Welcome aboard the Pentax forums.
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