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    Flash / Strobe Topics Re: EM5 and FL50!

    Well, at the moment I cannot test that as the widest I have is f2.8 (14-54 ll and 17mm) for those it works OK
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    Flash / Strobe Topics Re: EM5 and FL50!

    OK, I tried again with the 12-50 and the FL50 flash on the E-M5. At three different FL (24, 36 and 50) I worked through a range of apertures from f8 to wide open and in each case the exposures were...
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    Flash / Strobe Topics Re: EM5 and FL50!

    I very rarely use flash, but after reading this thread I decided to give it a test.

    E-M5, I set the flash setting to "Auto". Fitted the old (2004 vintage) FL-50 on the hotshoe. Set flash to...
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    Lens Topics Re: what filter for 25mm pancake?

    I have a 43mm UV filter and 43mm Kood Lens hood on mine. I also have a pinch type lens cap. The original screw on cap is in storage in case I ever sell the lens. I do not use it all that often,...
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    Lens Topics Re: 12-60 SWD vs 14-54 MK I

    I had a 14-54 Mk1 that came with my E1 in 2004. I later got an 11-22 but found the zoom range rather limiting. So I sold the 14-54 Mk1 and the 11-22 and bought a 12-60. The 12-60 was almost as...
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    Camera Topics Re: Dangit! E-3 died today

    I think you can get a quote from Oly here.

    https://consumer-service.olympus-europa.com/external/

    Never had to use the service myself but it is reported to be good
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    Camera Topics Re: Dangit! E-3 died today

    I think the positioning of the secondary mirror would be critical for good focusing, and recalibration of some kind would be needed after it was done. Personally I would send it back to Olympus for...
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    Camera Topics Re: I couldn't believe it - Olympus and all

    Here in the UK, Sony repairs are even better. I sent my RX100 for repair after setting it up on their website. They give a "Freepost" address to send it to, so postage cost nothing. The camera was...
  9. Camera Topics Re: is there an adapter to use micro 4/3 lenses on a normal 4/3 body?

    John,

    A lens is made so that it will focus when it is fixed the correct distance from the sensor. The 4/3 lenses are mounted 38.67 mm from the sensor and M4/3 are at 19.25 mm. A lens designed...
  10. Thread: Any news ?

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    Camera Topics Re: Any news ?

    David,

    Yes indeed! Sorry that I seem to have had a "Senior Moment".

    From the other posts here, it seems that with my E5 I will have the top of the range Olympus camera for some time to...
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    Lens Topics Re: Olympus 40-150mm

    I don't have anEX-25, but I do have a TC14 which is also good...
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    Lens Topics Re: Olympus 40-150mm

    Although not strictly Macro, I use the 50-200 for bug shots
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    Lens Topics Re: Olympus 40-150mm

    The M4/3 Lens is smaller and the zoom has a single extending section rather than 2 sections in the 4/3 version. On my copy the zoom on the M4/3 version is stiffer to operate but not a problem. The...
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    Lens Topics Re: Olympus 40-150mm

    I have both versions, and both are very sharp. I have used the 4/3 version on M4/3 with a adapter, but I bought the M4/3 version simply to cut down on weight.

    The M4/3 version is captioned (on...
  15. Camera Topics Re: Advice on purchasing used micro 4/3rds camera

    About 30 years ago, packing a bag of SLR, lenses etc., for a holiday in the Alps, I just decided I would not carry all that stuff. I just took a Minox GTE, tiny camera with 35mm lens on standard...
  16. Thread: Any news ?

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    Camera Topics Re: Any news ?

    FWIW, DPR have an E-P5 rumour:

    More pictures leak of purported Olympus PEN 'E-P5': Digital Photography Review
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    Camera Topics Re: Fragile Lexar SD cards?

    I have had a couple of SD card failures. The plastic body is very thin and brittle where the top left corner has a diagonal cut off. This piece has broken when handling the card in/out of a card...
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    Camera Topics Re: epl 5 vs omd 5

    I am contemplating buying an E-PL5 or E-PM2 and have the same concern.

    The thumb wheel on the E-P1/2 works for me, I use it all the time. I find the other wheel on the 4-way controller...
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    Other Accessories Re: How much RAM do you use?

    I don't have a Mac, but on my various Windows laptop's I have, for sometime now, always upgraded to the most RAM the system can drive.

    It is relatively cheap and does more than anything else to...
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    Lens Topics Re: oly 12-50 m4/3rds hood?

    I recently bought a 12-50. I bought it a LH from Amazon, here in the UK the options were an Oly hood for 34.91 ($56) or a copy from JJC for 11.79 ($19).

    I chose the JJC version which looks...
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    Digital Lenses Panasonic M4/3 14-42PZ

    I have been using the Panasonic 14-42PZ lens for about 6 months.

    I use it on an EP-2 body and even with the VF-2 attached it fits comfortably in a jacket pocket. This means I have a camera...
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    Digital Darkroom Re: Lightroom 4.2 update

    Nor me....

    Why not uninstall it and reinstall it again?
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    Re: Help please - Cannot access gallery

    Don, Thanks again,



    Hopefully even me!
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    Re: Help please - Cannot access gallery

    Don,

    Thanks for trying that for me.

    I would have expected access to view a number of galleries and to have the ability to upload ones own images to one or more, but, if I understand you...
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    Re: Help please - Cannot access gallery

    Don,

    I thought we did have galleries, although a long time since I used mine. (Before the software change).

    I just clicked on the "Gallery" tab on the bar at the top of the page, and got the...
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