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06-17-2019, 01:56 PM   #1
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Greeting from a Canadian Apologist

Hi there,

I am sorry I haven't visited before. From the first K1000 I purchased for a high school photography class, to my current K5 with my go to SMC-FA 50mm f1.4 among many other lenses collected over the years, I have never been too far from a Pentax camera.

I thought I would join an online community of individuals with a similar predisposition and discover something new about the cameras that have been my companion for so long.

Cheers,
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06-17-2019, 02:58 PM   #2
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Definitely a Canadian, anyway.
As a fellow Canadian, I too am sorry that you haven't visited before.
Welcome aboard.
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Welcome. No apologies, no worries. We have a lot of helpful folks here and members from around the world. Enjoy the forum and our information areas.

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Are you apologizing for all the bad weather Canada has sent to CNY this year? I don't blame you personally, I blame @normhead
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QuoteOriginally posted by boriscleto Quote
Are you apologizing for all the bad weather Canada has sent to CNY this year? I don't blame you personally, I blame @normhead
no an " apologist " is a defender

" . . . The word apologist comes from the Greek word apologia, meaning "speaking in defense. . . . "

/www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/apologist

another person defending the belief in how good Pentax is

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but is ok to blame normhead for the weather as far as I am concerned
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Hi Gary, and welcome to the forums

We have members of pretty much every disposition here But you're among friends, that's for sure
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Hi Gary, another welcome from Australia.

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Welcome to the forum Gary.

Vancouver is one of my favorite Canadian cities.
Good to have you here!

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Greetings from the rock! From Vancouver to St. John's Pentax weather sealing is essential here in the Great White (and rainy) North!
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QuoteOriginally posted by boriscleto Quote
Are you apologizing for all the bad weather Canada has sent to CNY this year? I don't blame you personally, I blame @normhead
As well you should, as he's the other side of the continent. And I do everything in my power to pass bad weather your way whenever I get the chance.
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I am sorry I haven't visited before.
Well you here now, welcome to the forum and enjoy all that it has to offer.
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