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Hello from Australia

Discussion in 'Welcomes and introductions' started by David, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. David

    David Mu-43 Veteran

    303
    Jun 22, 2011
    Sydney
    Hi All

    I am a new member . I haven't touch photography as a hobbie since my old
    Nikon FM and Cannon AE1 days with film.( been using simple Digital compacts)

    But after reading a lot on this forum I decided to join as I can see the weight
    and size difference of the DSLRs.

    Hopefully I can buy a E-pl1 or something similar on the cheap to get back into
    it again.

    Love the landscape photos which has been achieved with the micro four thirds. !
     
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  2. Alanroseman

    Alanroseman Super Moderator Emeritus

    Dec 21, 2010
    New England
    Welcome to the Forum!

    Hello David,

    We have a very strong Aussie contingent.

    I sure hope you can find your way to ยต43 kit soon. Certainly the E-P1, and the G1 series are available at very reasonable prices these days.

    Cheers from NEw England, Alan
     
  3. sabrelli

    sabrelli Mu-43 Rookie

    14
    Apr 4, 2011
    Sydney, Australia
    a big welcome from cold sydney!!!!!!
     
  4. Welcome David. I hope you get your new camera real soon.
     
  5. David

    David Mu-43 Veteran

    303
    Jun 22, 2011
    Sydney
    thanks for the warm welcome.
     
  6. Iconindustries

    Iconindustries Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Hey M8. Welcome to you from the cold freezing Darling Downs.

    Where are you from?

    See ya, I better get back to my cotton picking
     
  7. Lauzers

    Lauzers Mu-43 Regular

    62
    Jan 6, 2011
    welcome from Melbourne
     
  8. SMaturin

    SMaturin Mu-43 Veteran

    243
    Apr 30, 2011
    New York's Backyard
    Hey, welcome to the fun!

    Even if you don't yet have a m4/3 camera, share your images, join the discussion and ask questions!

    There are some very good compacts that get nice pictures, so join in.

    -Steve
     
  9. DownUnderDog

    DownUnderDog Mu-43 Regular

    Warm welcome (cold climate)

    It's cold here in Drouin, but the welcome is warm to another "Aussie". Do you still have lenses from your AE-1 days. I found mine and now use them with my G1 & GF-1. Great fun, and this is a great forum. Soon to depart on a round Oz trip so I'll be posting lots of landscapes and seascapes.
    Cheers
    DUD
     
  10. David

    David Mu-43 Veteran

    303
    Jun 22, 2011
    Sydney
    I am from Sydney. UNfortunately someone broke into my house and stole my SLR cameras.
    Also my Nikon Fm and gear as well. Cant wait till I pickup something. I am keeping a eye
    out on the sales forum as well.
     
  11. Adubo

    Adubo SithLord

    Nov 4, 2010
    Globetrotter
    Andrew
    Welcome to the forum!
    Thats very unfortunate mate, i often forget my stuff outside the house and remember them the following morning (that was way before i had m43) I live in blacktown BTW :)

    Sent from my iOS using Mu-43 App
     
  12. David

    David Mu-43 Veteran

    303
    Jun 22, 2011
    Sydney
    good news. I just found my old Nikon 801 with a 20mm 2.8 Nikkor lens. I bought this with the insurance payout years ago. I wonder whether I should try and use this with a adaptor.
    So I am only up for a body in four thirds.
     
  13. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    Hello David and another Aussie welcome.