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Forum: Wide angle 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Shortage of Prime Utlra Wides

I too do a lot of handheld panorama. Sometimes just a 2 or 3 photo stitch.

Just do a brief read on Nodal point and you would know briefly on what to do and what not to do.




With poor...
Forum: Wide angle 1 Day Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: 11-22 v 9-18 ( 4 thirds, not micro)

I have one and I don't mind letting it go BUT you just missed the almost free transport to the High Wycombe. I am about 1/2 way around the globe :eek:
Forum: Wide angle 1 Day Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Shortage of Prime Utlra Wides

You can try having a look at the Laowa 7.5/2

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48201050581_a1b6afda6d_c.jpg

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47736234892_a920da1c98_c.jpg

And of course...
Forum: Foto Fair 2 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

The first Milkyway was done in Papuma. It's rather noisy. EM1.2 v3, Laowa 7.5/2, ISO 1600 and Speed at 25sec {400 divided by (7.5X2)focal length}. It's the same settings I did last year except that...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

Another view from the Seruni View point.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48255231997_90800133df_b.jpg
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

We checked in to the same resort or whatever you call it. and we were out to dinner and milky way.

This time decided to take my trusty old EM1ii without that update.:o You wouldn't believe my luck...
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

From the nice warm beach it was time to head up to Mount Bromo...we were just in time to reach a spot to watch the sunset..

When I climbed up the little ridge :eek: I was :eek:...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark 2 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 2,456
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Af target are problem

In my EM1, there are 3 selection on the LCD. Off, move targeting or select to capture.
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

And this, a 6 photo vertical panorama

:eek:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48254601191_45c3c83831_b.jpg
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

The morning mist and rough seas of Papuma.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48254408121_b6fe5b1ef7_b.jpg

The contrasting calm cove the fishing boats are anchored.
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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

After trying that Hi Res back at home I was eager to try it there.

these 2 are stitch of super Hi Res

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48262809006_e909d76fcf_b.jpg
...
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

Next morning, continued using the Em1ii with the v3.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48238372981_f024bff21f_c.jpg

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48238375896_24ab9f5788_c.jpg

and we...
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By blu-by-u
Visit to Papuma & Bromo 2019

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48158230137_5ec9796dd1_b.jpg
Em1ii with Laowa 7.5

Am back from a 6 days adventure to Papuma & Bromo.

I had with me 2 EM1ii of which one was updated to v3...
Forum: The lounge 4 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Strange 'phone calls!

:eek: you guys are also getting those calls? I thought it was because of the poor security on the M'sian telcos. I get calls from the inland tax, also from the court and even loan sharks.
Forum: The lounge 5 Days Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

:eek: I seriously don't know where I was pointing. I should be along the southern hemisphere as Tanjung Papuma is further South of Jakarta and Surabaya.

Photos of the adventure will continue...
Forum: Photo challenges 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: July 2019 Photo Challenge: Frozen (As in Action)

Eat this!!!

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48286467046_d655484638_c.jpg
P.S. They are one happily married couple.
Forum: The lounge 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

So it's not my setting but my time? Should I be waiting over the 1 hr?
Forum: The lounge 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

First time doing this, isn't the north star up north?:eek:
Forum: The lounge 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

Any star trail photographer who can assist on why my tails are so short?

settings, livecomp, 1/2 sec, Think it was 60 minutes in total.
Forum: Photo challenges 1 Week Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 3,025
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: June '19 Challenge: Wide Angle

I need at least 5 votes...it so difficult to select only 3.
Forum: The lounge 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

Failed star trail :(

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48201050581_a1b6afda6d_b.jpg
Forum: The lounge 1 Week Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

:o

Not so stunning :(

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48200994102_596c4da3d0_b.jpg

Seems that sea of clouds are seasonal. It's only a sea so sand this time.
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 1 Week Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 2,062
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: So, is the AF better with firmware 3?

I still cannot AF the milky-way :{
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 218
Views: 6,707
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: v3 Firmware for mk2 - updates for mk2, m1x and lenses

Don't like one aspect of the update. The custom shutter release. Previously the cycle will complete the set number of shots then it will display the last shot. This time at the 0.5 interval setting...
Forum: The lounge 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By blu-by-u
Re: Papuma & Bromo in June 2019

Excited. :D I am leaving on this adventure tomorrow morning :D

In my bag is that Laowa 7.5/2, 12-40,35-100 and 100-300 and a Huawei P30 as my backup.

This time, will be Papuma beach for 2...
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