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7th October 2010, 11:29 AM
I see David Bailey has been out in Afghanistan, I wonder if he used the E5?


edit: Oopps typo on the title, can't amend!

7th October 2010, 11:57 AM
I know that in the dim and distant past he was a great advocate of the OM system but is he the same of the E-System?

7th October 2010, 12:32 PM
Now I saw him somewhere as an ambassador for the Pen system.
I was taken with a comment attributed to him ' set it to F8, Iso 400 and shoot'.

If its the Pen at least its portable in a war situation. A bit like a L****.


7th October 2010, 01:39 PM
He is/was indeed a supporter of the e system, he turned out for the press when the E3 was launched, I understand he has also attended events for the E30 and E620.

I was there when he opened Park Cameras and he spent a lot of time around the Olympus sales stand.


Thinking about it, perhaps this is where the Oly marketing budget goes:rolleyes:

7th October 2010, 02:38 PM
If I remember rightly Lord Snowden was also a great fan of Olympus.

7th October 2010, 08:04 PM
Patrick Litchfield certainly was but I don't know about Snowdon.

7th October 2010, 11:14 PM
He did the PEN launch at Jessops in London

http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/500/So_what_s_your_2nd_favourite_pastime.jpg (http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/18781)

8th October 2010, 09:40 AM
He don't get any bonnier? mind you he has nothing to come back for.

Didn't he do that black and white of Christine Keller sat in a chair backwards? I always though it was a very iconic photo of the time