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10-09-2008, 04:37 PM   #16
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I loved my istDs, still miss it sometimes...

10-10-2008, 05:23 AM   #17
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Wow! A great deal on a great camera. Enjoy it, it's amazing how that camera can perform.

Congrat's and welcome.
10-10-2008, 08:33 AM   #18
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congratulations on your purchase, and welcome! the nice thing about Pentax is that you can find old, used, but still 1005 compatible gear and get it for next to nothing...

I got myself a film camera, a SMC-A 50 mm f1,4, and a flash (plus some filters) for 10$...

You've got some great lenses in there, you should enjoy them. Is the vivitar a Series 1? If so, you robbed someone :P
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Very nice images. Well done and welcome!

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10-10-2008, 06:14 PM   #20
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Last October, I bought a used DS. I liked it so much that in February, I bought a K10D (sold the DS to get it). Still liking my K10D, I bought a K200D to complement it in late September. In time, I will be buying a K20D (or maybe 30, if I can hold on that long) as an upgrade to the K10D.

In the meantime, I've bought and sold a whole slew of glass--the keepers are in my sig.

Can't you tell that I like my Pentax gear?

At any rate, welcome! We're glad you've joined our merry band of happy (at least most of us) Pentax shooters.

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10-10-2008, 08:28 PM   #21
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Welcome to the forum. It's a very good deal consider a decent prosumer P&S can easily cost more than that.




QuoteOriginally posted by tubadad Quote
Ha. My brother who went from C to N figures if a lens costs less than $1,000 it is crap. Of course, I am smarter than him - that's why I have a K20D.

Welcome aboard OP!
Holy, sub $1000 lens are crap? sheese if really did pick the big 2 then I will be stuck with a pinhole lens made from the body cap for a few years
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Great images from a small package


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