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06-27-2011, 09:07 AM   #1
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So i've decided to get another Pentax DSLR.

I thought long and hard read all the discussions between the K5 and the Kr but this time i'm doing it with a few select primes 35 ltd and 21 ltd to start and i choose the Kr becuase of all the issues/price it was the better buy for me...this will be as before my travel /walk about DSLR system, i'll still have in tow a compact of some sort but it can't be argued...Pentax makes really lightweight systems but big on features, overall industry pricing can be argued.

06-27-2011, 11:59 AM   #2
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The smaller camera bodies certainly do well with the primes and other, lighter lenses. I found after downsizing from k-7 to k-x the lenses I liked before felt more front-heavy. And the k-r allows more in the budget for those Limited lenses, that's a good thing! No doubt I miss some of the switches & dials of the k-7, but not enough to justify the k-5 expense right now. Hopefully I can manage for another generation!
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