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08-02-2009, 08:41 PM   #1
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Hello, I've recently aquired a Pentax K1000. My grandmother had this camera for many years. After her death it was given to me. I've heard this is a great camera to have, and will hopefully learn all I can. I have 2 lenses, the Pentax A 1:2 50MM, and the Pentax A 1:4.7-5.6 80-200MM. She took some beautiful photos with this camera.
Because this is my first manual focus camera, I am doing research to learn about the settings. I welcome any help I can get

Thanks for reading,
Chris

08-02-2009, 09:09 PM   #2
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Hi,and welcome to the forum.I'am sure you will enjoy your k1000.Its a very easy camera to operate so your off to a good start.
08-02-2009, 10:07 PM   #3
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Welcome Chris, you'll get all the help you need in the film SLR forum on this site.
08-03-2009, 01:45 AM   #4
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I remember my K1000, what a beautiful piece of equipment. They're so efficiently Spartan. They're the Les Miles (survivorman) of cameras. I imagine that a cross between an M-1 rifle and an acoustic guitar would be something like a K1000.

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Welcome to the the forum, Chris. Enjoy the K1000 & using the forum
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Welcome, just search the forum for answers to any questions you may have, I'm sure someone will know.
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