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05-03-2021, 08:51 AM   #1
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I came Back

Well I have been on a long journey down the jumping gear and now jumping back into Pentax....

I have always had a soft spot for Pentax since my youth of many years ago and just can't seem to get them out of my head when it comes to acquiring new gear (old/new), I jumped to Fuji then Nikon and was just about to pull the trigger on a D850 when I stated looking at some of my images from my K-1 I thought hold the press these have excellent sharpness/resolution/color, so I went on a comparison for camera bodies and lenses (have some Nikon glass now for the Z body, BUT.... I found what I think was a great deal on a K-1 with Pentax 24-70 2.8 D FA 24-70 f2.8 ED SDM WR, for what i think was a great deal... I still have some old Pentax glass still as well..... Anyway not to bore you, I can't wait to get my new/old K-1 and get to shooting !!
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Welcome back. It has been some journey through the brands....
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Wow, sounds like you are getting some sweet new setup. Happy shooting.
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05-03-2021, 02:48 PM - 1 Like   #6
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Will show this post to my Nikon friend who is having second thoughts on what system to invest in!
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Welcome back. Regardless of what lettering is in the front of the camera, we're all here for the love of the act.
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Welcome back to the light side!
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Welcome back, enjoy that K1
05-04-2021, 02:53 AM   #11
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Welcome back! It really is about what camera works for you and is comfortable. I think all brand make nice gear and lenses these days, but Pentax is what fits me best and doesn't get in the way when I'm trying to make images.
05-04-2021, 05:04 AM   #12
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Welcome, there is little wrong in any of the camera marques from what I read but then I only shoot Pentax so I know nothing!
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That there K1 is nice, happy shooting!
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