Hello from Sweden

Discussion in 'Welcomes and Introductions' started by SweDon, Nov 6, 2013.

  1. SweDon

    SweDon New to SC

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    Nov 6, 2013
    Sweden
    Donald
    Hi everyone.
    Im from northern Sweden and been on mu43 for a while and been lurking here some time now. I really like watching all the great pictures here from all the different brands of cameras. I currently own Panasonic G1, G3, Olympus PM1 and a white Pentax Q. Been really into photography for almost two years now when i upgraded from a cheap point and shoot. I´m into legacy lenses but recently bought some native lenses for my m43 cameras. Just got my OM-Q adapter so I´m looking forward to clearer skies for some moon pictures with my OM 300/4.5.
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  2. Richard

    Richard SC Top Veteran

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    Feb 1, 2013
    Marlow, UK
    Hi Donald,

    Welcome to the site. Nice pictures above.

    Are you far enough north to see (and maybe photograph) the aurora? I tried to see it when I visited Umeå, but I didn't have any luck.

    -R
     
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  3. SweDon

    SweDon New to SC

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    Nov 6, 2013
    Sweden
    Donald
    I live in Umeå where its hard to see because of the city lights. I have the inlaws outside the city, will try this winter to get some shots.
     
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  4. snkenai

    snkenai SC All-Pro

    Oct 5, 2010
    kenai, AK
    Stephen Noel
    The "lights", are not very cooperating. They tend to show up unannounced, late at night, when its very cold. At least in Alaska, where I photographed them a few years ago on film.
    Welcome. I see that you have a inclination to "get creative". Good. Bring it on!
     
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  5. wt21

    wt21 SC Hall of Famer

    Aug 15, 2010
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  6. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Welcome aboard, Donald and thanks so much for starting right off with some of your photos. I love the one of the young man, possibly your son? Glad you found your way here!
     
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  7. bartjeej

    bartjeej SC Hall of Famer

    Nov 12, 2010
    bart
    Welcome to Serious Compacts, Donald! Some very nice shots you got there - looking forward to seeing some more! Northern Sweden sounds pretty interesting!
     
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  8. Fiddler

    Fiddler SC Veteran

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    Dec 5, 2010
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    Colin
    Welcome!
     
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  9. TheRubySusan

    TheRubySusan SC Top Veteran

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    Sep 2, 2013
    Henry, IL
    Ruby
    Welcome aboard! Great shots!
     
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  10. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Hello and welcome Donald - keen to see more of your pics.
     
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  11. Will

    Will SC All-Pro

    Aug 30, 2010
    England
    Hei
     
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  12. Isoterica

    Isoterica SC Hall of Famer

    Dec 6, 2011
    Welcome to SC!
     
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