Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
02-16-2019, 09:57 AM   #1
New Member




Join Date: Feb 2019
Posts: 1
Hello

Been a Pentax user since 1979, using a K1000 back then, and still have it. Looking to get the K1 mark ii.

02-16-2019, 10:19 AM   #2
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
Merv-O's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: Philadelphia
Photos: Albums
Posts: 1,715
QuoteOriginally posted by MerklingT Quote
Been a Pentax user since 1979, using a K1000 back then, and still have it. Looking to get the K1 mark ii.
Well you're in the right place--Welcome Aboard... Pentax has certainly changed since your K1000, but that is a revered classic film shooter....There are many loyal and dedicated "pentaxians" here who are excellent photographers. When I joined here about 6 months ago, I was impressed with the tutorials, the creativity of the members and how lively the discussions, comments and contests are.

I became a site supporter because of the value of helping this site sustain itself. I was a Canon/Nikon shooter, until about 2001, then I switched to Leica. However, I still missed the SLR mode of photography and when I switched over to Pentax, I was amazed at the quality and attention they put into their new digital line. After almost 20 years of shooting
Pentax, I presently have about 2 dozen lenses and 4 bodies (just bought a K-5 ii as a walkabout shooter because I missed the 16.3 mp sensor renderings I had with the K-50).

Best of luck and take care.
02-16-2019, 02:19 PM   #3
Pentaxian




Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: NY
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 3,747
Welcome to Pentax Forums. I also had, and still have a Pentax K-1000. I also have the Pentax K-1 II.
02-17-2019, 12:13 PM   #4
Senior Member




Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 202
Welcome home. You should like it here.

JB

02-23-2019, 03:11 PM   #5
PEG Moderator
Loyal Site Supporter
Kerrowdown's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Hielands o' Scootlund
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 42,215
Welcome, you won't regret the K1 choice.
02-23-2019, 03:55 PM   #6
Moderator
Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter
MarkJerling's Avatar

Join Date: May 2012
Location: Wairarapa, New Zealand
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 12,058
Welcome to the forum!

Kind regards,
Mark
aotearoa
(New Zealand)
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hello rwhynacht Welcomes and Introductions 3 06-06-2018 12:38 PM
hello everyone ferronsnicola Welcomes and Introductions 7 11-10-2017 09:15 AM
Hello & Thank You castellanos Welcomes and Introductions 8 10-29-2014 10:57 PM
Say Hello Yulexib Welcomes and Introductions 4 08-22-2012 06:32 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:10 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top