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Member Since 13 Nov 2007
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In Topic: Film Speeds For Safari

22 November 2007 - 05:27 PM

hi John
I thought about the film speed and if I take both cameras I could use a 100 0r 200 asa in one then a kodak 800 max in the other its bulky stuff but this is a one off trip.
out of those lenses which would you take?

In Topic: Film Speeds For Safari

20 November 2007 - 06:12 PM

Praktica bx20 camera

praktica pentacon mcb 4-56/70-210
" " mc 1:1.8 f=50mm
" " mc pb 35-45/35-70
" " mc 2.8/135
" " mc pb 4-5.6/55-20
" " auto teleconverter 2x for b200/bc 1
Carl Zeiss jena mc p 1:2.8 f=28mm

Pentax p30t camera

Pentax-A zoom 1:3.5-4.5 28-80mm
sigma mini wide 1:2.8 f=28mm multi coated

These are the cameras and lenses. Im off to the library to find some beginers books
if you had a choice what would you take ?
the place we are going is Kenya in April and the drives are early morning and dusk
do you need slow speed for dusk and fast for bright conditions

I really appreciate your help and advice thanks

In Topic: I Need Some Basic Help

14 November 2007 - 02:09 PM

Jan and anyone who took this the wrong way

Didnt mean to offend sorry
what I should have said was

whilst many are happy with digital photos I want to use dads old slr for sentmental reasons.
Yes your right I am not experienced and with six months to go im sorting things out now.
He had
3 slrs 1 pentax p30t
1 praktica b20x
and a Voigtlander Vito B 1950's 35mm Camera
does that help?