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Greetings from Malaysia

Discussion in 'Welcomes and Introductions' started by idoblu, Jun 5, 2011.

  1. idoblu

    idoblu SC Rookie

    11
    Jun 4, 2011
    Malaysia
    Hi

    I've never heard of seriouscompacts.com until I was searching for a For Sale thread.

    I started with a LX3 and that really jump start my journey into digital photography. Well I had compacts before that but never quite like the LX3. I used it for a couple of years then last December bought a GF1 when prices came down quite a bit. Got both the kit lens 20mm f1.7 and the 14-45mm but didnt really had a feel for them.

    Then around March I got myself the Fuji x100 which with it's high ISO usability just blew me away. I didn't realize that a larger sensor could really be that much better than the smaller m4/3s. With that in mind, I sold my GF1 system in the hope to buy the next Sony Nex camera that's rumored to be coming out soon. I hope to be able to use it with some legacy lens. Unfortunately I cannot afford to keep the x100 so that had to go as well. Okay I admit, I'm a bit of a gear head. LOL.

    I use my camera mainly for travel photography which I get to do like once or twice a year. I prefer mirrorless for a compact body. Hopefully the Nex will fulfill my needs.
     
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  2. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    idoblu, thanks for your introduction and welcome to Serious Compacts!
     
  3. olli

    olli Super Moderator Emeritus

    Sep 28, 2010
    Metro Manila
    olli
    Hello and welcome.
     
  4. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Hello idoblu and welcome to SC.
     
  5. Herman

    Herman The Image Stimulator

    Jul 11, 2010
    The Netherlands
    Herman
    Hello and welcome here !
     
  6. idoblu

    idoblu SC Rookie

    11
    Jun 4, 2011
    Malaysia
    thanks all. :smile:
     
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  7. Jeremy Jong

    Jeremy Jong SC Rookie

    15
    Mar 24, 2011
    hello and welcome...or should i say selamat datang !!