Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
01-27-2009, 07:15 PM   #1
New Member




Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Ontario
Posts: 2
Another Lurker Surfaces

Hi everyone, I too have been requested to surface... or be dismissed. I've actually followed the forum for over a year, just never got around to posting anything. As my handle implies, railway photography is my main interest, if you pick up the magazine TRP (The Railroad Press current issue #80), check out my shot on page 58. I shoot slides, typically 3 bodies (MX, LX, Super Program, MZ-S, MZ-5n, or MZ-3) on the go with KR64, Provia 100F, and Velvia 100F). Wife say's I'm a Pentax Collector also... there's not much I don't have, other than digital (bought her a K200D). Love using prime lenses, all manual focus / exposure, that's the only way to shot slides, as the exposure latitude is so tight. I even have a shutter speed checker to verify my old bodies before I use them (Spotmatic F with SMC 85mm F1.8).

Here's a picture from BC taken in the 1990s.

BC Rocks

Enjoy,
Bye for now,
Dave

01-27-2009, 07:49 PM   #2
Veteran Member
gokenin's Avatar

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: lowell,ma
Posts: 1,892
welcome out of the shadows and hope to see some scans of your slides from the pics I have seen BC is a beautiful place hope to make it out there at some point
01-28-2009, 10:54 AM   #3
graphicgr8s
Guest




Welcome Railfan. I love trains also, especially steam. Just don't have any real nice scenery where our (freight) trains run down here.
01-28-2009, 01:09 PM   #4
Moderator PEG Judges
Kerrowdown's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Highlands of Scotland.
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 32,563
Welcome to the forum, I'm not a train buff, but I can remember a good few years ago when I was in Canada, what amazed me was the length of the trains.

Three engines leading and you could go and have lunch will waiting at the crossings.

01-28-2009, 01:20 PM   #5
Senior Member
HouseOfHorla's Avatar

Join Date: May 2008
Location: Teddington, Middx - UK
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 185
A year's one hellava long time to be lurking. Good to know you finally made it out of the hide.

Welcome
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
100f, bc, bodies, exposure, shot, slides
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FYI- Aspherical Surfaces desertscape Pentax Medium Format 1 09-22-2010 04:52 PM
lurker now poster purri Welcomes and Introductions 1 08-08-2010 12:26 AM
Old lurker;newmember IowaBoy Welcomes and Introductions 2 04-10-2009 03:35 PM
now a registered lurker quest4light Welcomes and Introductions 7 02-21-2009 02:24 PM
The lurker...... sawtooth235 Post Your Photos! 5 01-30-2009 06:41 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:17 PM. | 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