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12-17-2017, 03:16 PM   #1
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Hi everyone. My name is Tracy and i have a few questions about my camera. I am use to using a canon, but had it stolen. I now own a Pentax k10d and do not know much about it. I was wondering what lens would work with my camera?

12-17-2017, 03:32 PM   #2
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welcome to the forum

quick answer any and all Pentax SLR lenses made will work in one way or another

lots of info available here and knowledgeable members who will help you out

here is a link to reviews of your camera by members

Pentax K10D - Pentax K-mount DSLRs - Pentax Camera Reviews and Specifications

and here is other info I hope you find helpful

The Pentax Camera Lens Compatibility Chart - the line for the K 10 D is the fourth from the top

Pentax K-Mount Lenses Explained: The differences between various Pentax lens series

" Pentax introduced the K-mount in 1975 and it's still the mount used in today's digital SLR cameras. Over the course of its 40-year history, the K mount has gone through several enhancements to facilitate new camera features. Even then, a K-mount lens from 1975 will mount on and work on your Pentax DSLR today! In fact, Pentax users are among the few who have access to such a wide range of legacy lenses. In this article we will describe the K-mount in its various incarnations. " -

The Evolution of the Pentax K-mount - Articles and Tips | PentaxForums.com



link to the owner's manual if you need one

http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/man-pdf/k10d.pdf

if you go up and check on " Lenses " and " Cameras " you will find a lot of useful info as well

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Hi from Australia Tracy, and welcome to the Pentax forums. Good to have you here.
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Hi Tracy, welcome from the UK.

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Hello Tracy. Welcome to the Forums. You ever make up towards Nashville?
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Hello!new member, Rexer from Singapore , welcome!
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Chattanooga is beautiful country. With the mountains being a part of the area, lots of different things to see and photograph! I live in the north part of the Atlanta area and we try to get to Chattanooga once or twice a year since it's not that far.

Welcome to the forums! Aslyfox has already given you a lot to look at, I'm sure The K10D is still a wonderful camera, I have one and love to use it despite it not being "the latest and the greatest". Those older cameras had a different sensor technology (called CCD) which seems to have been tailored to bring beautiful colors out of any scene.
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Hi Tracy, sorry to hear about you Canon Welcome to the Pentax forum

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Question answered already... so I'll just say welcome to the forum.
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