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Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-13-2016, 06:27 PM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
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I can't think of anywhere in BC, I live up north and I end up buying some Pentax stuff from London Drugs in Prince George of all places and that is still a 6 hour drive. I buy most stuff online, I think me and one other person in the neighbouring town shoot Pentax.. lol..
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-13-2016, 07:06 AM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
I read that about not registering for warranty. The flash is over 2 years old (just) and I dropped it. When my camera fell off the desk (thank you granddaughter) I paid pentax to repair it.
I will see where I can mail it in Canada and get a quote on repairs if possible. thanks have a great day!
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-13-2016, 06:35 AM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
Thanks I will try calling, links and contacts are good as long as they work.
Oh btw I know how to search, I was hoping to find somebody who had a broken flash repaired. Maybe a little bit of insight if it was even possible.
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-12-2016, 07:54 PM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
well the email link for the Canadian site comes back as NOPE not a real email address ??? and no reply from the US site :(
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-11-2016, 09:19 AM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
thank you all very much for the info :) as anybody ever had a flash repaired? or is it like TV's when they go, just garbage ?
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-10-2016, 08:04 PM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
thank you

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doesn't want Canadians but I'll try thanks
Forum: Repairs and Warranty Service 09-10-2016, 06:27 PM  
Metz - dropped and broken:(
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 12
Views: 640
Hi

I have tried to google this, but can't see to find what I am looking for; could be it is not possible. My Metx 50AF-1 flash never really tightened on my camera or trigger... it dropped, it doesn't work, I can hear something rattling around inside of it. Is there anywhere to repair the flash? Metz website is of no use to me. I can't even find a 'contact us' so that I can email them. thank you to anybody who can answer this.
Forum: Photo Critique 04-03-2016, 04:24 PM  
People Granddaughter
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
I will print it and see what happens... I have a little Epson picture mate ... I know back lighting can change things.. thanks :)
Forum: Photo Critique 03-22-2016, 09:20 AM  
People Granddaughter
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
thank you - I struggle with burnt out spots and heavy shadows.

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I have a spyder4, I have not done it yet, guess I should quit putting it off. thanks

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thank you - yes we worked on the eyes. do you think the silver reflector (umbrella) made the skin off colour?

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did you sharpen ? it seems to have more detail.
Photos on my computer in PS seems fine, outside of photoshop it seems darker. that is what I don't understand. I didn't have this problem until I changed computers and monitors. (updated to windows 10)
Forum: Photo Critique 03-21-2016, 03:23 PM  
People Granddaughter
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
thanks - I am having issues with my new monitor and windows 10 ? I have been saving for web with photoshop as they look fine to me- but when I load them anywhere other than facebook or viewbug they look much darker.
I have lightened this one.
Forum: Photo Critique 03-21-2016, 02:55 PM  
People Granddaughter
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
I took this using my external flash (on camera) 1 umbrella light with the reflector silver pointed towards her, and 1 pod light behind me. I am just trying to learn my lighting CC welcome.
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 09-29-2015, 08:00 PM  
K3 - shut off
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 3
Views: 722
sorry typo was updated . with the latest firmware :)

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I have 2 brand new cards 1 is Lexar professional 633X - the other is a scandisk microSD adapter card - I will try reversing them so the UHS-1 is in the first slot ... I did that and it seems to help I took 3 shots very quickly and then I could preview them right away & my camera shut down when I turned it off. THANK YOU !
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 09-29-2015, 07:13 PM  
K3 - shut off
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 3
Views: 722
I am wondering if a got a 'dud' ?
I have updated my camera and all that jazz. (still new - store sold it to me as New but it have 1909 on the count) :(
- anyways when i shut the camera off after I take a photo it takes a long time to turn off. The screen on the back takes forever to shut down, as well as after i take a photo it takes a long time to preview it. (i get the hour glass i would guess for 20-30 seconds) is this normal ? thank you
Forum: Pentax K-3 09-05-2015, 03:00 PM  
K3 clicking?
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 11
Views: 845
thank you - I was charging my battery - the video helped with the printed instructions ... it is loading now .. fingers crossed all goes well :) ps - i have a black screen of death on the back of the camera and i think myt heart stopped beating ... i will wait 5 minutes and see what happens :(

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thank you :) all very much ... updated and resetting my camera now :)
Forum: Pentax K-3 09-05-2015, 12:10 PM  
K3 clicking?
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 11
Views: 845
No - I just looked at the Richo site, do I have to use an SD card? Can I use a USB cord and conect to the computer? that is what i did with my K30?
Forum: Pentax K-3 09-05-2015, 11:52 AM  
K3 clicking?
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 11
Views: 845
Hi again. I scrolled the questions but don't see my problem - so here goes -
I was shooting yesterday, all of a sudden the camera sounded like it was shooting and shooting... click click click ..very loud and would not stop, I shut the camera off, and when i turned it on again it was fine, and it didn't take a hundred photos like it sounded like it was doing... any ideas what it was ? and fixes? thanks again ...
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 09-02-2015, 06:56 PM  
K 3 reset ?
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Thank you - very much. I think a huge chunk of it might have been the heavy smoke in the area ?? I have reset my ISO Settings back to Auto as well. Here is hoping I didn't get a damaged camera or a dud :(
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 09-02-2015, 10:25 AM  
K 3 reset ?
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Hi - Long story short - i picked up me "new" pentax while on vacation only to find that it wasn't new :( had 1909 shots on it. Anyways it looks like I am shooting through a sandbox even with iso at 100 - how do i reset the camera to factory default ?? please thank you :)
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 08-21-2015, 11:31 AM  
K 30 K 3 battery
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Thank you
Forum: Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 08-21-2015, 10:34 AM  
K 30 K 3 battery
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Hi quick and i am sure stupid question. I have tried googling it. no luck. I have a Kr and K30 and the batteries are interchangeable - I am picking up a new K3 tomorrow and I am wondering if the batteries I have will work with it.
thank you :)
Forum: Pentax DSLR Discussion 07-29-2015, 03:45 PM  
K3ii vs K3 vs K5ii
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 43
Views: 11,986
Thank you - I'll look at the K-5ii as well, I won't go with the K-3ii I don't want nor need an antenna - I would rather have an emergency flash in a pinch
Forum: Pentax DSLR Discussion 07-29-2015, 01:33 PM  
K3ii vs K3 vs K5ii
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 43
Views: 11,986
GPS antenna ??? what for ?
Forum: Pentax DSLR Discussion 07-29-2015, 01:06 PM  
K3ii vs K3 vs K5ii
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 43
Views: 11,986
Hi - I have a question - why does the K3ii have no built in flash? what is the benefit in this? I am looking on B&H at the specs. I have a K-r (40,000 photos) and a K-30 (around 22,000) and I am picking out my new camera, and I don't know what one to chose out of the two. thank you for any insight to the flash / no flash or any other advice you can spare. J
Forum: Photo Critique 12-19-2014, 02:18 PM  
People Newborn
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 10
Views: 1,392
Grandma here :) and thank you - I wanted to get the real newborn, rather than the fluffed up bundled up airbrushed baby. (lots of time for those later):lol:
Forum: Pentax Forums Giveaways 12-13-2014, 10:50 PM  
3 Million Post Giveaway: Confirm your entry!
Posted By tweet25
Replies: 2,854
Views: 80,030
:) fingers crossed :)
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