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  1. zman
    Hi Fred,
    I'm looking forward to seeing those images. Even with "Live View" I have a tough time getting that focus just right. For now, hooking up a monitor to my K5 is beyond my pay grade.
    Thanks again for sharing and have a Happy Holiday.

  2. zman
    Hi Fred,
    I just wanted to "Thank You" for sharing your expertise and knowledge on this forum. Last year you encouraged me to take my snowflake pics to the next level after seeing one of my postings. This summer I gathered all the necessary parts and made a copy of your "snow catcher". We finally got some snow in Buffalo, NY and I had a good first try. I need to work on my lighting technique and a few other things but feel confident I'm heading in the right direction. I've submitted three images on PF if you'd like to see my first attempts.

    Thanks Again,

    Gary (Zman on this forum)

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  • About fwwidall
    Waterloo, Ontario
    Real Name
    Pentax Cameras
    K-3, K-5, *ist DS, *ist DL2, Pentax Film SLRs
    Photographic Equipment
    My current equipment (November 2022) includes

    Pentax istDS (2)
    Pentax istDL2 (IR conv.)
    Pentax K3
    Pentax K5
    Sigma SD14 (SA mount)

    Pentax-DA 15mm F4
    Sigma 28mm F2.8 Super Wide II
    Pentax-M 28mm f3.5
    Pentax-SMCT 28mm f3.5 (M42)
    Pentax-SMCT 35mm f3.5 (M42)
    Pentax-DA 40mm F2.8
    Pentax-FA 50mm f1.4
    Pentax-M 50mm f1.7
    Pentax-A 50mm f2.0
    Pentax-SMCT 55mm f1.8 (M42)
    Pentax-DA 70mm F2.4
    Pentax-M 85mm F2
    Pentax-SMC 55mm f2 (M42)
    Pentax-A 100mm F2.8 Macro
    Takumar (Bayonet) 135mm f2.5
    Pentax-M 135mm F3.5
    Pentax-SMCT 135mm f3.5 (M42)
    Pentax-DA* 200mm F2.8
    Pentax-M 200mm F4
    Pentax-K 300m F4
    Pentax-DA* 300m F4
    Pentax-A 400mm f5.6

    Pentax-DA 10-17mm F3.5/4.5
    Pentax-DA 16-45mm F4 AL
    Pentax-DA* 50-135mm F2.8
    Pentax-DA 55-300mm F4-F5.8 ED
    Sigma 28-200mm (SA mount)

    HD Pentax-DA 1.4X
    Pentax-A 1.4XL
    Pentax-A 1.4XS
    About Me
    I've been shooting with Pentax equipment since 1979 when I acquired a Spotmatic SP1000. I went digital in December 2004 with an ist*DS. I then progressed to a K10D, then a K20D, K5, and now a K3. I also shoot IR photography on an old Sigma SD14, and a converted istDL2.


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