Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
07-26-2009, 11:59 AM   #1
Senior Member
Saxplayer1004's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Litchfield, ME
Posts: 166
Hello from North Carolina take 2

Hey guys. New to the forum. I'm a musician by trade, reed pit musician and bagpiper, but have gotten the photography bug. Just bought a K10D with quite a few lenses, and came here to check out some big zoom lenses. I'm a nature buff and wanted to check out some big lenses for bird stuff.
Live in Charlotte during the summer, and up in the triangle during the rest of the year.

07-26-2009, 03:41 PM   #2
Pentaxian
Oldschool's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Central NJ
Posts: 1,276
Welcome to the forum. I can't help you with the long stuff, but there are a bunch of birders here so you should be able to gets lots of help. Congrats on the new camera.
07-26-2009, 05:02 PM   #3
Loyal Site Supporter
eaglem's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Perth Western Australia
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 26,381
Welcome to the forum, glad to have you aboard.
07-27-2009, 06:03 AM   #4
Inactive Account




Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Southeast MO
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 367
Welcome!! There is so much information in this forum for you to read. Grab a cup of coffee or beverage of your choice and I hope you enjoy your stay!

07-27-2009, 07:51 AM   #5
Senior Member
Saxplayer1004's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Litchfield, ME
Posts: 166
Original Poster
I definitely will. Already learned a bit about the long lenses. May also have to talk to some of the mods about stealing some of the formats on this forum to apply to the sax forum I'm part of. We are swamped, and it needs to be reorganized. Thanks for welcoming me, I'm stoked.
07-28-2009, 02:10 AM   #6
Veteran Member
Wombat's Avatar

Join Date: May 2008
Location: South Australia
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 901
Welcome from the bottom of the world. A big long lens is on my list of I-really-want-one-but-doubt-I'll-ever-be-able-to-afford-one list. As you've probably already discovered there's not much in the Pentax range beyond 300mm. I've seen some excellent results on this forum from people using 1.4 and 1.7 extenders and that may be an option if you get good quality ones. Good luck with your search. Let us know how you get on.
07-28-2009, 02:23 AM   #7
Ash
Community Manager
Loyal Site Supporter
Ash's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Toowoomba, Queensland
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 22,681
Welcome to the forum.
Hope you find what you're looking for - marketplace has been a little quiet of late, though...
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!
check, lenses, musician
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hi from North Carolina! sudosiko Welcomes and Introductions 5 02-04-2010 10:25 AM
Hello from North Carolina brofkand Welcomes and Introductions 4 07-29-2009 11:52 AM
Hello from North Carolina gb hill Welcomes and Introductions 4 04-03-2009 02:35 PM
Greetings from North Carolina Retired Navy Cop Welcomes and Introductions 2 01-26-2009 07:05 AM
Hi from North Carolina GateCityRadio Welcomes and Introductions 3 10-09-2008 08:56 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:48 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