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    Pity to lose this forum. Things here are set up...

    Pity to lose this forum. Things here are set up in an intelligent, thoughtful, manner. The pages render in black on white, for example. That's how things should be. The posts here are organized...
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    Best m4/3 camera body deal

    The overall best m4/3 camera body deal out there today is here:

    http://www.cameta.com/Olympus-PEN-E-PL1-Micro-4-3-Digital-Camera-Body-Black-66326.cfm

    Current price is roughly a 78% reduction...
  3. This problem can overtake a lens for different...

    This problem can overtake a lens for different reasons. In the fullness of time corrosion, for example, can find its way onto the blades. Also, depending on storage conditions and helicoid lube,...
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    Hey, tim11! Thanks! Just keeping the thread up,...

    Hey, tim11! Thanks! Just keeping the thread up, you know.

    Have folks here given much thought to lenses (especially MF lenses in superior condition) as an investment?? :)
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    Well, my goodness, how things do become more...

    Well, my goodness, how things do become more clear in the fullness of time!!

    The above is my OP for this thread. Now, going on seven years later, and following the events of 2008, my little 52B...
  6. Thread: Cheap Cheap

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    Cheap Cheap Lens for Sigma SD14

    Anybody who has read my other posts here knows I am resource limited:

    http://www.dcresource.com/forums/showthread.php?t=13586&highlight=tamron

    Happy as I am with manual focus lenses for my...
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    Well, May has come and gone and still no SD15. ...

    Well, May has come and gone and still no SD15.

    My take is the recent doubling of SD14 prices might be heralding SD15 introduction. With SD14s selling at circa US$325 earlier this year, the 14/15...
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    Thank you very much for writing that. I don't...

    Thank you very much for writing that.

    I don't have a lot of money to put into photographic equipment. And I have wanted a DSLR for many years. I tried to compensate for lack of funds by doing as...
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    I just bought a new SD14 body for $315 (Cameta). ...

    I just bought a new SD14 body for $315 (Cameta). Others have done even better on price, but I did not want to wait any longer. Secret is to use Live.com cashback. I went ahead at 10% off. Others...
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    Not at all. It is very kind of you to write as...

    Not at all. It is very kind of you to write as you did. Thanks!

    Well, today I had more luck than a human being should be allowed to have. Having received my new Sigma SD-14 camera body...
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    I appreciate your reply. Thank you. And I...

    I appreciate your reply. Thank you. And I respect your counsel. If I have done something wrong here, I apologize.

    Everyone has different levels of financial resources. If your resources exceed...
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    Update

    Guys I last posted on this same thread a little more than forty months ago. This is an update and I also need still more help:

    My situation with the Tamron lenses remains the same as described...
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    Yes, that's the tough part for me. I hope these...

    Yes, that's the tough part for me. I hope these sky-high prices eventually come down to earth.

    Right now am using a little el-cheapo, 3 megapixel, digital camera I got last Black Friday (Nov of...
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    Balrog wrote: "On another note, if you just...

    Balrog wrote:

    "On another note, if you just want to play around, you can often find old Pentax screwmount film bodies going on ebay for cheap."

    Tim Wilson replies:

    Thanks. Understood.
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    Balrog, thanks. Boy that sounds pretty good! Am...

    Balrog, thanks. Boy that sounds pretty good! Am starting to get a little excited here.

    It has been roughly 40-45 years since I have played around with SLR cameras. I did not realize that...
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    Coldrain wrote: "For you to figure out if you...

    Coldrain wrote:

    "For you to figure out if you can use it on a digital SLR you will need to find out what make camera it is produced for, what camera mount it has."

    Tim Wilson responds:
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    Tamron Question

    This question may be somewhat OT for this group. If so I apologize in advance. Still I hope you might be able to help me. There is a story which must precede my question:

    As I do each week,...
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