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Forum: Introduce yourself 1 Day Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 300
Posted By RobEW
Re: Greetings from North Yorkshire

Lots of photographic interest around Pickering, especially if you like landscape and nature.

(Sadly no golfballs on the moors nowadays, though I guess they didn't like them being photographed...
Forum: The lounge 2 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 245
Posted By RobEW
Re: How does one do Smartphone?

As for E-M1 and E-M5 II,both can be set up as a Wifi hotspot and you can connect your phone and use Olympus OI Share app to do various activities - e.g. remotely control the camera, or download...
Forum: Software 3 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 878
Posted By RobEW
Re: Nik Software

I have DXo Photo Lab. It has an icon looking like a sticking plaster which clones out content by replacing it with best guess content from nearby, which isn't very useful as its best guesses are...
Forum: Tutorials, Informative & Classic threads 6 Days Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 1,543
Posted By RobEW
Re: Using the P mode?

All 4 of those modes (A, S, P & M) give the same control, but in different ways they make some adjustments easier than others.

You can imagine it as an experiment with 4 variables (aperture,...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By RobEW
Release Lag Time setting

Does anyone know about the pros and cons of setting Release Lag Time to short?

(I guess this may have been discussed here before, but I couldn't find any using the search facility. That said, I...
Forum: Accessory talk 6 Days Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,072
Posted By RobEW
Re: Bags

i saw a kitbag the other day from a nature and bird photographer who had just converted from Canikon to Oly, and he had a roomy but easily accessible shoulder ("messenger" style?) bag which...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By RobEW
Re: Does picture mode 3 (Vivid) improve AF?

I think the claim is that the system continuously converts what can be seen through the lens into jpg format so as to display it in the viewfinder or rear screen.
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By RobEW
Does picture mode 3 (Vivid) improve AF?

I read here http://www.ayton.id.au/wiki/doku.php?id=photo:olympusem5_af and elsewhere on his wiki that - even if you shoot in RAW - setting a picture mode of Vivid improves the speed and accuracy of...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By RobEW
Re: Stove

Depends on a host of factors such as the size of premises he has to heat and external temperatures and insulation and preferred indoor temperatures and other heat sources. Our friend in Maine has a...
Forum: Events 1 Week Ago
Replies: 51
Sticky: eGroup Meetup Autumn colours - North
Views: 3,267
Posted By RobEW
Re: Autumn colours - North

Sorry to hear of your bereavement.
Forum: General photography discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By RobEW
Re: Postive view of Olympus

I was surprised this evening at local photography club to find that our visiting speaker, a bird and wildlife photographer, has almost completely switched from Canon to Oly (E-M1 II; 12-100; 300 and...
Forum: General photography discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By RobEW
Re: Merits or otherwise of buying / selling in MBP, WEX or LCE

The thread which spawned this one also had references to CEX (Complete Entertainment Exchange), which is - I think - a very different kettle of fish. It is quite a chain in the UK (though I think the...
Forum: Lens focus 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 592
Posted By RobEW
Re: Panasonic 15mm f1.7 suitable companion?

I have the Pana Leica 15mm and it seems very fine, though I'm not really qualified or accomplished enough to make detailed comparisons.

I do think there would be a certain appeal to a slightly...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By RobEW
SFC0133 - lens hood cap (silver) for PL 15 1.7

Mine disappeared yesterday, and seems to cost silly money for a little piece of moulded rubber.

Does anyone by any chance have one? Black will do functionally but silver preferred aesthetically. ...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By RobEW
Re: Little tuna (FT 300 f/2.0) - 1150 o.n.o.

But here it appears again ...

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/offer-listing/B00014K3WU/ref=olp_f_usedVeryGood?ie=UTF8&f_usedLikeNew=true

Looks seriously dodgy ...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By RobEW
Re: Little tuna (FT 300 f/2.0) - 1150 o.n.o.

The content has changed! There was someone called Itch-mo selling two used copies for 441 and 443.
In my "Save for later" list it now says "This item is no longer available from the seller you...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By RobEW
Re: Little tuna (FT 300 f/2.0) - 1150 o.n.o.

And here is the so-called "Big tuna" (300mm, f/2.8, "used, like new") for only 441. Sounds dodgy to me ... too good to b true?
...
Forum: General photography discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 2,403
Posted By RobEW
Re: Tony Northrup believes micro-four-thirds is dead

I think if you read photography books from the 1960s, then high depth of field was considered a good thing. They used to say that in good light you can use a narrow aperture and everything will be in...
Forum: Events 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 51
Sticky: eGroup Meetup Autumn colours - North
Views: 3,267
Posted By RobEW
Re: Autumn colours - North

Agree - it probably needs to be soon of we want leaves left ...
Forum: Micro Four Thirds 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 106
Views: 6,445
Posted By RobEW
Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

There's a substantial (though I think speculative) article here https://www.digitalcameraworld.com/features/olympus-om-d-e-m1x-what-we-want-to-see-and-what-were-likely-to-get which concludes by...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By RobEW
Forum: Events 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 143
Sticky: eGroup Meetup Autumn colours
Views: 10,152
Posted By RobEW
Re: Autumn colours

Some wonderful photos. Wish I could have been there.
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By RobEW
Re: DXO PhotoLab 2

I have the previous version and do use it. How much better do you think the upgrade will be? From my upgrade email it seems that dehazing has improved in quality, and there are improvements in...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By RobEW
Little tuna (FT 300 f/2.0) - 1150 o.n.o.

here https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Olympus-150mm-f2-0-Professional-Telephoto-Lens/292793513331?hash=item442bda7573:g:WaIAAOSwOkhb1vpA:rk:2:pf:0

A legendary lens by all accounts. But not lightweight,...
Forum: General photography discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By RobEW
Re: E-m1 (classic) won't start - clicking

100-ish repair sounds more prudent than 850 mark II with my current finances. :-)
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