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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 12:25 am 
Hello My name kinda got messed up. It was supposed to be shawndw not my email address. I was wondering if an admin could fix my user name.

I first got interested in photography a few months back. I've been doing some research on different cameras and I'm thinking of getting a Rebel t2i as my first DSLR.

A few weeks back I picked up an old Pentax K1000 (35mm Film SLR) for about $50. It came with a 50mm lens and was the first SLR I've ever owned.

I was experimenting with a motion blur effect I learned in a tutorial video on this site.(1\8 of a second exposure)
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 8:11 am 
Welcome to the forums. Nice shot, only issue i have is that the water is over exposed in areas.


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Welcome along,
Nice, job picking up a k1000, many a top photographer started out with one of those.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 1:29 pm 
The light meter isn't working, so some of the pictures are over or under exposed. I tested the battery with a multimeter, so I'm sure it's the battery and not the light meter that's shot.


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Welcome shawndw to the Camera Labs forum!

I'm sure Gordon will soon find your thread here and change your username. If not, you could always send him a PM. I can't change it myself as a moderator.

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Welcome on-board - consider your name changed!


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