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04-02-2016, 10:34 AM   #1
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Hi all

A complete beginner here who hasn't even bought the camera yet!

After much umming and arring I think I have decided on buying a second-hand K30 or K50

I have very little experience, occasional use of a lovely Nikkormat in my youth and a little more recently (over 10 years ago) I had a Canon Rebel.

However Pentax seems to offer the best value for money and I preferred the Pentax images compared to Nikon in some comparisons I have seen.

Ultimately, I want to take great pictures of my children, especially in their chosen sports, gymnastics and pole vaulting, so I'm here to get advice on the camera and lenses I'll need.


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Welcome, I feel sure we can all help you to spend your money on Pentax kit.
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QuoteOriginally posted by kikidee Quote
After much umming and arring I think I have decided on buying a second-hand K30 or K50

Hi kikidee. Welcome to the Pentax forums. Either camera will serve you well. Good luck with your choice.

04-02-2016, 02:33 PM   #5
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Thanks for the welcome :-)

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