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    Re: E5 + Lenses = NEW Lowered US Prices

    Hello, you have a pm from the west coast.
    Bill
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    Lens Topics Re: EM1 with 3.0 Firmware and 4/3 70-300

    Yesterday I used the 4/3 70-300 on my em-1 while photographing sea lions and eagles from my sailboat. Focus speed was okay except when the waves kept moving the boat and I couldn't track the beasts,...
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    Camera Topics Spring sale, Oly refurbished

    Spotted a reference to a 25% discount, checked Olympus Canada refurbished list for an omd-e-m1. Yes, they had a listing, added to cart to see if discount code applied in Canada. kept clicking...
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    Camera Topics Re: Replacing LCD. How to take apart E-510?

    and a big thank-you from me...
    Just replaced the card cover door so didn't need to go beyond that stage in the very helpful instructions.

    placed the camera in a shoebox during the process---those...
  5. Flash / Strobe Topics Re: Promaster flash (Oly-module) on Panasonic?

    Thanks Michael, I knew you would have the answer. I don't use the flash often but did get one of my photos published in one of the local papers that worked well by bouncing the light off the...
  6. Flash / Strobe Topics Promaster flash (Oly-module) on Panasonic?

    I use my Promaster 7500 with my Olympus cameras but I just ordered a Panasonic G-5 so wonder if it will work on that camera as well.
    They don't list a Panasonic module on the Promaster website so I...
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    Where to buy? Re: Panasonic G 5 two lens kit sale

    Just ordered a four thirds to micro four thirds adaptor from Henry's Camera---used for half retail. Now I can some of my lens collection on the new camera.
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    Where to buy? Panasonic G 5 two lens kit sale

    Amazon has listed the kit for $543

    Not an OM-D but a lot cheaper.

    Just ordered mine.

    The new sensor should be a noticeable upgrade from some my E 510 issues.

    Now, what to sell? A mint...
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    Camera Topics Re: epl 5 vs omd 5

    Well, at this point I have still not decided. Thanks to all for your input. I have bookmarked a deal on thr Panasonic G5 two lens kit---but it might not match the new Oly sensor in the epl5/omd.
    I...
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    Travel locations Re: Bali, what to see/do

    Thanks for the info on the camera store, I will try and visit there.. Our hosts (relatives) have a car and driver so all I will need is patience.

    Bill
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    Travel locations Re: Bali, what to see/do

    Fabulous, thanks for the suggestion. Please send contact information. We will be three generations of family so need two cars on occasion---I'm the senior member.
    I think I need more cf cards or a...
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    Camera Topics Re: Point and shoot...

    The reviews on Amazon related to the lens cap are pretty positive. one user commented that it interfered at wide angle.
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    Wildlife Re: Sharp Shined Hawk

    Had one in my backyard a couple of weeks ago. Sure stopped all the action around our bird feeders.
    Nice capture, very sharp. All I was able to get was a slightly out of focus quick shot.
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    Travel locations Bali, what to see/do

    Off to Indonesia at month's end--Jakarta and then to Bali. Any advice re what must be seen or done. Wanted to have an epl5 but not in the budget--E 510 it is then.
    First time visitor, active...
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    Camera Topics Re: Point and shoot...

    I returned a Sony rx 100--image quality was contrary to all the reviews. Found a great deal on a Panasonic lx 5 and quite like it. As mentioned, buying the previous generation gives you a lot of...
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    Non 4/3 image Re: Lionheart J/H1 J-Class superyacht!!

    Beautiful. Makes my 27 footer look pretty small but, hey, it's paid for...

    Thanks for posting, nice to see all the details.

    Bill
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    Camera Topics epl 2 on sale

    Just received an e-mail from Olympus announcing the epl2 on sale for $299

    Might be enough to get me into micro 4/3

    What's the buzz on this older model?

    Bill
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    Paul,
    your comments are certainly in line with all that I have read and also what I expected to see. I generally use aperture mode but was not happy with the lack of detail. I would like to try...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    Bought the Sony, tried it for nearly a week. In spite of many positive reviews, I was disappointed with the images. I tried it head to head with an old Panasonic ZS-1, both set on " intelligent...
  20. Landscape/Outdoors Re: Weaver Bros on Snowy day at Port Stanley Ont

    Fascinating boats. I took several shots of some when in Bruce Peninsula two summers ago. Kudos to you for braving the elements to get this shot and the other ones you posted.
    Interesting to see...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    Just an update: after driving almost two hours each way---including lunch stops---on two different days, and after scrutinizing numerous reviews, I bought the Sony for its convenience and small...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    I made sure that my fashion sense was appropriate as I sauntered into the camera store and casually offered up a request to fondle the first camera on my shortlist of desired cameras. Soon my...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    [QUOTE=MikeL;617675]Are you driving down to Victoria? If so I'd be interested in hearing what's available.

    It will not be a thorough search as that quest is secondary to bringing home cooking to...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    Aaargh, so many choices and well reasoned responses. Thanks everyone. I know how much use my ancient Panasonic zs1 has had over the past year or three and I always had it with me while the dslrs...
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    Camera Topics Re: anyone use a Sony RX100?

    thanks, I read the gx1 review last night and like the combo of lenses you suggest. Gives me the option using my 4/3 lens collection as well.

    Bill

    The Olympus E-PM2 and E-PL5 has better IQ at...
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