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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By snaarman
Re: Hurst Castle moments

... And in the same vein I overcame my fear of needles and solved the "telephoto lens not long enough" problem by hiring a boat and driving up to the sodding thing to get a decent shot.
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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By snaarman
Re: Hurst Castle moments

Victorian hospitals took illness seriously. In order to avoid infection your malady was hoisted over your ward and warning cones were set at the entrance.
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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By snaarman
Hurst Castle moments

We finally girded our lions (more exciting than loins) and *walked* to Hurst Castle. That is a 2 mile forced march entirely over gravel while being blasted by wind. You know you have done it.

So...
Forum: Foto Fair 12th May 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By snaarman
Re: Snaarman's Garden Moments

We found a one day only open garden near Beaulieu - and that was house and garden on a totally different scale. I imagine they had 15 acres of partly planted woodland. Astonishing..
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Forum: Foto Fair 11th May 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By snaarman
Re: Snaarman's Garden Moments

Note that there are quite a few gardens nearby.
We like Exbury Gardens. Huge, with steam train.

There's a Water Park quite close to us here on the south coast. Hmm. Actually its a water feature...
Forum: Foto Fair 11th May 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By snaarman
Snaarman's Garden Moments

Still here. Still almost retired. We have had a "busy year" but now things are slowing down and we can get out a bit.

Nearby we found Apple Court Gardens near Everton (Lymington area). This is a...
Forum: Foto Fair 26th February 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By snaarman
Re: Unwelcome ghost

Thanks for the praise. The rig is a long long way from us so getting any sort of shot depends on the atmospherics.

I'm impressed with the results from that Panasonic lens, as long as you stop at...
Forum: Foto Fair 23rd February 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By snaarman
Unwelcome ghost

Ensco 72 on the horizon.

http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/614/PEN10035.JPG (http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/101966)

Over ten miles away with the Panasonic 100-300 lens. We...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 16th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

Camera sold - and heading off to its new owner next week :-)

Pete
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 16th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

Sorry to hear about the dropped camera. No one wants that to happen.. :(

PM replied to

Pete
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 16th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

Hi there Janet

Alas, my E-M5 is the new generation Micro 4/3 camera Your e520 and e510 are from the previous (4/3) era.

You can use 4/3 lenses on cameras like my E-M5 but you need an Olympus...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 15th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

A pre-weekend bump before I put the camera on eBay ....

:)

Pete
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 11th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

Quite right.. my bad as they say abroad.

P
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 11th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

However, let's count Shetland as okay :)

P
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 11th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
Re: E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

Hi there..

I once sold something to a buyer on the continent and the postal charges were immense. Also we have had stuff "disappear" en route to Spain. So I'm a bit off posting outside the UK.
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Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 11th February 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 1,648
Posted By snaarman
E-M5 Mark 1 plus HLD6 grip etc

For sale my low mileage original E-M5 Mark 1 in black.

I pre-ordered it when it was announced (which is a first for me) and it has been my camera of choice since then. I always keep two camera...
Forum: Foto Fair 8th February 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By snaarman
Re: Any old iron?

They were saying it was a black shadow..

Somewhere theres a picture of me as a toddler sitting on my dad's vincent thousand in the early fifties.

Pete
Forum: Foto Fair 8th February 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By snaarman
Re: Any old iron?

It's the little details..

http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/614/PEN80012.JPG (http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/101718)

http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/614/PEN800131.JPG...
Forum: Foto Fair 8th February 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By snaarman
Any old iron?

Rain and cold.

So we went to Beaulieu Motor museum on a February weekday. Guess what? It was deserted. Excellent.

Let's get stuck in with the new Pen F....

A Vincent Twin.
...
Forum: Foto Fair 5th February 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By snaarman
Re: Some gig pictures

And you managed to avoid the curse of the gig photo - mic stands, cables, and monitors

Pete
Forum: Foto Fair 4th February 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By snaarman
Re: My Shriveled Plums

It's probably just the cold weather old man.
Forum: Foto Fair 1st February 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By snaarman
Re: Grey and white alright?

Have a seat and wait for warmer weather...

http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/614/PEN10022.jpg (http://e-group.uk.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/101647)
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1st February 2019
Replies: 29
Views: 2,653
Posted By snaarman
Forum: General photography discussion 1st February 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 948
Posted By snaarman
Re: And you thought the E-M1x was expensive?

Over New Year we had a family get together. A yoof with the regulation ironic beard showed me his (I forget the brand) instant picture camera. Click - and after a delay the internal digital printer...
Forum: General photography discussion 1st February 2019
Replies: 38
Views: 2,318
Posted By snaarman
Re: Show us your first cameras

Always fancied a Leica but never bought one for the obvious reasons.

So sometimes I mount the 12mm on the front of my Pen F, set it to electronic shutter and put a sticky red dot on the front -...
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