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08-11-2016, 03:40 PM   #1
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Hello everyone! Just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Dale. I'm 33 years old and I live in Pennsylvania. I really thought it might helpful to join this forum. I shoot Canon digital mostly, but have just started getting into shooting film. I am shooting with a Pentax P3n at the moment and I have an MX on the way! Very excited for that to arrive! Also, I have a few different film stocks that I am going to try out. I recently shot 2 rolls while I was down at the Jersey shore and I really enjoy it! I like how film makes you slow down and think more carefully about composition before pressing the shutter. It's very easy to get trigger happy with digital, so I hope that by shooting film, these habits will carry over to my digital shooting. Also, once I found out the cost of developing those 2 rolls, that makes me want to be even more careful about my shots!

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Welcome to the forum Dale. I often think of dusting off the SFXn and shooting some film.
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QuoteOriginally posted by dale_feenstra Quote
Also, once I found out the cost of developing those 2 rolls, that makes me want to be even more careful about my shots!

Hi Dale. Welcome to the Pentax forums. The cost is why I moved to digital !! Many members here still use film, so any help you may need is only a question away. Good to have you here.
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Hi Dale, welcome to the forums... glad you could join us As Peter says, there are plenty of film shooters here on the forums. I'm dabbling too, recently, with a Pentax ME Super and a couple of other non-Pentax bodies. Very enjoyable, and - as you say - it tends to discourage the trigger-happy approach!!

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