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Discussion in 'Welcomes and introductions' started by Warren T., Mar 16, 2010.

  1. Warren T.

    Warren T. Mu-43 Veteran

    338
    Mar 10, 2010
    San Francisco
    Hi there, I received my new (used) Panny G1 last Friday, just in time to take it out last weekend :). I chose to get into M43 after extensive research on which camera to buy next. I've been into film photography for over 35 years, and digital for about 7 years with a Nikon D100. I still use my film cameras as well as my D100. I only started noticing the M43 format recently, after I tested a Canon S90 and G11, and was not satisfied enough to purchase either one. The more I read about M43, the more excited I became about the format.

    I've been participating in rangefinderforum.com almost exclusively for my photography related web participation over the last few years. My time online for this kind of activity is limited, so I have to choose carefully. My research inevitably led me to this site, which seems to be THE place to discuss M43 :). I recognize some folks from RFF over here. I am using the same username from RFF here as well (Warren T.).

    After using the G1 exclusively for a couple of outings, I am extremely happy with the camera. I know that I made the right choice in format, and also in the camera (the G1). I already have a Nikon adapter for it to use with my large collection of Nikon glass, however, I found that the "kit" lens is excellent too.

    I will have other questions about my G1 soon, but I will post those in the proper forum.

    --Warren
     
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  2. Brian Mosley

    Brian Mosley Administrator Emeritus

    Dec 15, 2009
    Congratulations on your G1 Warren, and yes - I think you've found the right place - please make yourself at home :friends:

    I'll look forward to seeing you on the forum - we have so many really great people here, very friendly all around.

    Cheers

    Brian
     
  3. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    Yes, Warren T., welcome aboard and congratulations, too.:drinks:
     
  4. hodad66

    hodad66 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jan 27, 2010
    Indialantic, Florida
  5. Enrique

    Enrique Mu-43 Regular

    134
    Feb 15, 2010
    spain
    Warren wellcome to the forum and congratulations for your new cam¡¡:smile:
     
  6. apt-efx

    apt-efx Mu-43 Rookie

    19
    Mar 3, 2010
    Hello and welcome Warren!

    I am in the bay area too! Finally more west coast rep!
     
  7. Herman

    Herman Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 7, 2010
    The Netherlands
    Hi Warren welcome ! You made it to THE right place, thanks.
     
  8. Boyzo

    Boyzo Mu-43 Top Veteran

    784
    Mar 3, 2010
    Welcome Warren .. this seems to BE the place for m43

    btw SF rocks :smile:
     
  9. pete

    pete Mu-43 Regular

    156
    Feb 26, 2010
    Phoenix, Az
    welcome warren....glad your here....

    Pete
     
  10. Warren T.

    Warren T. Mu-43 Veteran

    338
    Mar 10, 2010
    San Francisco
    Thanks for the warm welcome, everyone! :smile:

    --Warren

    DMC-G1, Lumix 14-45mm, Flowers in Golden Gate Park

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