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Old Nov 3, 2012, 2:09 PM   #1
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Default First outing with new camera

well I decided to be the guinea pig and get the K5iis. So far so good. First outing was a snowy grey day and second outing was bright middle of the day walk. Sunny day was with 31mm.

Heavy Crop with the 31mm

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Old Nov 3, 2012, 8:52 PM   #2
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Looks very good, indeed! I have thought about the IIs but really need a lens more. But it's sure tempting and I'm going to be looking closely at the photos of the early adopters.
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Old Nov 4, 2012, 5:10 PM   #3
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Looks like it's working out nicely for you. I really like the bridge shot.

I'm perfectly happy with my K5. So, won't be looking to upgrade any time soon. As a matter of fact, I think I will HAVE to buy a new laptop now. Son used it to watch a movie when the power went out and now it won't boot up. It says it's fully charged, just won't get to Windows page. So, I'll be spending my money elsewhere.

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I like the shots, 2nd is my favorite. Enjoy the new toy. I'm with mtngal, looking for new glass first but moving up from a 12mp sensor might be nice.


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Old Nov 6, 2012, 8:43 PM   #5
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Congratulations on the new camera. Looks like some great results - a good tool in some very capable hands!
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Old Nov 6, 2012, 10:36 PM   #6
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im jealous! Grats on the new camera
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Old Nov 7, 2012, 9:56 AM   #7
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Very happy for you with regard to the purchase of your new camera! Amazing shots. Looking forward to more and hear more about the K5iis. Thanks for sharing these shots. Ned
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