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05-28-2017, 01:52 PM - 1 Like   #1
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Hello,

I've really got in to SLR photography again over the last 6 months. I was given a Pentax ME a year or so ago and decided to get it working again around Christmas. I've been having a lot of fun with it and have since purchased a couple of scrap ME Supers and MXs in the hope of getting a couple of working bodies from them all. I enjoying taking them apart and tinkering with them so I guess most of my posts will be around that subject.
I got a couple of them in a big joblot which included a fully functioning MZ-M/ZX-M, which I've yet to take out, and K-mount Miranda MS-2 Super.
I've amassed a stack of Lomography-type camera's over the years so there's lots to play with. My ambition currently is to get an MX in working order.
This forum has been a valuable resource so far!

Gareth

05-28-2017, 01:56 PM   #2
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Warmest welcome from a fellow UK-based Pentax guy. . Manchester has been on our minds a lot this week
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05-28-2017, 02:32 PM   #4
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Hi, and thanks. It's been a difficult week but there has been such an outpouring of love a new sense of community about the place - we'll come back stronger for sure.

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Welcome Gareth.
Hope you and your loved ones stay safe.
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Welcome to both the forum and photography the Pentax way.
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Hi from Australia Gareth, and welcome to the Pentax forums. Good to have you aboard.
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Welcome to the forum Gareth.
We have all followed the news from afar as to the latest terror incident in your city. Very sad news.

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Welcome! My wife and I visited Manchester for the first time a couple of weeks ago. A lot of beauty and deep history there. Also we decided we love British Rail. :-)
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