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07-09-2016, 10:38 AM - 2 Likes   #1
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Hello all,

Just posting to introduce myself. I recently purchased a K-S2 with the 18-50mm and the 55-300mm kit lenses and have been trying to familiarize myself with photography as much as possible. Absolutely love Pentax and can't wait to see what I can learn here.

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55-300mm


Whoops, meant to say 50-200mm. Trying to get myself a 55-300mm atm....

07-09-2016, 11:42 AM - 1 Like   #2
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Welcome, Nac. You have plenty to get started.. when you are ready an HD 55-300 WR would be a nice upgrade. I'd skip the older SMC coated DAL or DA and go for the newer HD variant .. has both new coatings and weather sealing.

Don't be afraid to take lots of lousy photos in effort to learn!
07-09-2016, 11:48 AM   #3
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Thank you! I'm actually in the process of pulling the trigger on a 55-300 WR as we speak.

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07-09-2016, 12:04 PM - 1 Like   #4
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Welcome and best wishes from another K-S2 user.

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Welcome to the forums, great to have you with us There's plenty to learn here... every time I think I'm becoming somewhat knowledgeable, I uncover a whole bunch of stuff I don't know... and so it progresses
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QuoteOriginally posted by Nac Quote
Absolutely love Pentax and can't wait to see what I can learn here.

Hi Nac. Welcome to the Pentax forums. You have joined a very helpful and informative bunch here, and any help you may need is only a question away. Very good 1st photograph from you too.
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Welcome to the forum, good luck with the new lens acquisition, good to see your already on the slippery lens purchasing slope.
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Welcome. You have a great two lens starter kit. Acquiring more is always fun, but it's good to just take a deep breath, get to know the ones you have, and get a feel for the sorts of pictures you take before rushing out to buy others. Particularly if you decide to buy prime lenses, you can get a feel for which ones you might want first based on the focal lengths of the pictures you take with what you've got.

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Hello! You can learn a lot here. PF is a very special place!
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