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Old Aug 12, 2010, 6:36 PM   #51
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Hi guys. Thought I would keep you updated. Got my K-x delivered today, box was a little bashed but everything seems to be in working order. Updated my firmware to V1.1 and had a little mess about, Didn't really get to play with it much as I had a college induction.

Ordered myself a SanDisk 4GB Extreme card, couple of lens filters, cleaning kit, a cheapo Ebay hood for the moment till I get paid, screen protector and Sanyo Eneloop batteries with charger (only came to 9 so I'm not sure if it's some sort of fakes but I'll see when I get them).

Took a couple photos of my 6 month old Golden Retriever, Riley just for test purposes.

Really excited to start learning how to use this properly. On the look out for a camera bag, Been looking at Lowepro Slingshot 102AW / 202AW if anyone has had experience with Lowepro would be nice to hear from you.

Thanks for your never ending patience it's appreciated,

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Old Aug 13, 2010, 1:05 PM   #52
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PENTAX k-x :

This is a picture taken under a bridge with almost no light at all , i used ISO6400 , no PP , this is pure straight out of the camera

Very impressive result , maybe this will help you make up your mind

You can download the original here : http://philippeluyckx.zenfolio.com/p...ea5db#hf6ea5db
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Old Aug 14, 2010, 9:18 PM   #53
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Your ISO 6400 photo is impressive. Well done!

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Old Aug 15, 2010, 5:49 AM   #54
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get the hoods from ebay, the pentax ones are like 40 dollars vs. 13 on ebay

search ph-rba and ph-rbb and you should find your hoods.
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