Hello from Canada!

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  1. Chillaxed

    Chillaxed TPF Noob!

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    Hi, I have been taking pictures of everything since I can remember, but never really picked up any techniques. I recently got a gift from my family that is a Sony A200-dSLR and would like to invest in some components for it, such as filters and lenses.

    I can upload some picture i've taken with it if you like.
     
  2. Artograph

    Artograph TPF Noob!

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    Welcome!!! Sure, start posting pics!!! :O)
     
  3. epp_b

    epp_b No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    For lenses, we'll need to know what you like to take pictures of and what lenses you already have. I assume you have the 18-55mm or 18-70mm kit lens?

    As for filters, start with the basics: I always use a clear UV filter on top of my all my lenses, mostly for physical protection. You'll want a circular polarizing filter for reducing glare on reflective surfaces and changing the appearance of cloudy skies.
     
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    Mitica100 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Welcome to the Forum!
     
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    Antarctican TPF Noob!

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    Hello, and welcome to TPF. Yes, let's see some of your pics!
     
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    matt-l TPF Noob!

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    yay canada!!

    Welcome to the Forum!
     
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    sunlioness TPF Noob!

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    Hi there! No doubt you'll learn a lot around here (as long as you're willing to accept criticism :) )
     
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    Hello and Welcome to the forum.
     

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