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Forum: The lounge 31st August 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 1,437
Posted By Happammee
Re: Car Insurance - Automatic Renewal Rip Off

I heard somewhere that many insurance companies were automatically increasing the premiums of existing customers each year relying on the apathy of people to just renew rather than look around. These...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 24th August 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,396
Posted By Happammee
Re: OM-D problem?

Hi bredman

Is it possible that you have the file name setting on the OMD set as "Reset"? The E-M5 user manual notes the following:


This is under Menu Option "H" with the little gear symbol.
...
Forum: The lounge 23rd August 2013
Replies: 33
Views: 1,865
Posted By Happammee
Re: August Bank Hols Weekend ???

I hope to be going to Westonbirt Arboretum as the TreeFest event is on this weekend - wood crafts & live entertainment. Not sure which day yet as it depends on the weather. £12 for entry on the day...
Forum: The lounge 21st August 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 1,968
Posted By Happammee
Re: please back up your favourite phots

Hi Sponner

Sorry to hear of your loss. I'm glad you've found at least one shot of your dog. We've lost 2 cats through the years & I never took very many pictures of them & wish I had.

Ian
You...
Forum: Introduce yourself 6th August 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 838
Posted By Happammee
Re: Hello Newbie M4/3rd

Hi Phil

Indeed - I had E-420, E-520, E-600, E-620 (your old one), E-30 and 2 E-PL2s (bought through this site also). Lenses were 9-18mm, 11-22mm, 12-60mm, 40-150mm, 50-200mm, 70-300mm, 2 x 35mm,...
Forum: General accessories 5th August 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,289
Posted By Happammee
Re: Hahnel HL-ON1 Batteries

I think I have a dud again. I am sure I charged the Hahnel earlier in the week & it was just sitting in the camera. I turned it on on Friday ready for the weekend and the recharge symbol was showing....
Forum: Introduce yourself 5th August 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 838
Posted By Happammee
Re: Hello Newbie M4/3rd

Welcome to the forum

I agree with your thoughts. I have now traded all my 4/3 for M4/3. So much easier to cart around :D

Colin
Forum: General accessories 2nd August 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,289
Posted By Happammee
Re: Hahnel HL-ON1 Batteries

Hi Dave

I have a Hahnel spare for my OM-D. I bought this when I bought the camera at Easter (2013) with the "45mm lens" deal. I once before had a Hahnel with my old E-520 (exchanged at LCE when I...
Forum: Dealers' Den 24th July 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 4,237
Posted By Happammee
Re: Bristol Cameras. Yes or No

Hi

Bristol Cameras is my "local" camera shop. I purchased my E-520 over the counter there in 2008 & have made a number of other purchases since. They are a small shop. When you go through the door...
Forum: The lounge 7th April 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 904
Posted By Happammee
Re: 1980's Olympus - just musing

I have no paperwork for it, but I remember buying my first SLR - Olympus OM1N for around the £150 mark from "Jessops of Leicester" (i.e. Jessops original name). It must have been around 1980 & I was...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 17th January 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 815
Posted By Happammee
Re: A couple of kit lenses for 43....

Hi David

PM Sent re 40-150mm

Cheers

Colin
Forum: The lounge 21st December 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,222
Posted By Happammee
Re: As the Eric Idle song goes !

Hi Peter

I empathise with your loss. I lost both my dad and mum to the Big C. Dad in 2009 and Mum last year. There are still times now when I shed a tear. Don't try to stop this if it happens, no...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 16th December 2012
Replies: 5
WANTED E-410
Views: 497
Posted By Happammee
Re: E-410

Hi Jerry

Also noticed Harrison Cameras in Sheffield doing E410 & 14-42mm for 175.00. You usually get a longer guarantee with them as well

Cheers

Colin
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 16th December 2012
Replies: 5
WANTED E-410
Views: 497
Posted By Happammee
Re: E-410

Hi Jerry
Bristol Cameras have 2 E-410s at the moment. I know some on this site have not rated them well, but this was mostly due to waiting for new items.

I have used them over the counter quite...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 7th December 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 840
Posted By Happammee
Re: Olympus E-600 MINT BOXED just 190

PM sent regarding camera
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 4th December 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 840
Posted By Happammee
Re: Olympus E-600 MINT BOXED just 190

Hi bluraybha

How mint is mint? Do you have a shutter actuations count?

Are you moving away from 4/3rds as you have a lot of stuff for sale in one go? Perhaps a move to micro 4/3rds.:)

I...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 23rd October 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,704
Posted By Happammee
Re: olympus Zuiko 50mm f2 Macro plus Ex-25 extension tube

PM Sent. Will contact further tonight
Forum: Olympus E-420 15th August 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 5,153
Posted By Happammee
Re: USB cable

Hi pintsgrove

I believe the lead will fit. I checked on Amazon for all items the USB cable is compatible with to find:

"Olympus CB-USB5 CB-USB6 USB Cable Lead for Camedia C-170, C-180, C-480,...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 15th August 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,122
Posted By Happammee
Re: Olympus E-PL2 (black) and mkII kit lens (boxed and mint)

Hope Rob doesn't mind me finishing this thread.

I have today picked up the E-PL2 (plus extras) from the Post Office (I wasn't in for the delivery yesterday) so the items are well and truly sold....
Forum: Small ads seller and buyer feedback 15th August 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By Happammee
robbie_d

Just purchased an E-PL2 (with spare battery, cable release and additional Olympus strap) from Rob.

Contents received in well-packaged box. They were exactly as described and in very good...
Forum: The lounge 22nd July 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By Happammee
Re: BLM-5 in E-30 or E-520?

Thanks Ian

I don't have the dedicated charger for the BLM-5, but I do have 2 chargers for the BLM-1, so if as you say I can use these to charge the BLM-5 then it gives me the option when I come...
Forum: The lounge 22nd July 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By Happammee
BLM-5 in E-30 or E-520?

One of my non-Olympus BLM-1 batteries is starting to go i.e. it is holding less and less charge. When I use it now it lasts for probably 30 shots before giving up & although it charges quickly, I...
Forum: Introduce yourself 22nd June 2012
Replies: 3
Hi!
Views: 519
Posted By Happammee
Re: Hi!

Hi Kelly

Welcome to the group. I hope you find the upgrade you want for the price that is right for you.

Kind Regards

Colin
Forum: Small ads seller and buyer feedback 6th June 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By Happammee
shirley

I have just purchased an E-PL2 from shirley with 14-42mm & VF-2 viewfinder which arrived promptly today after being posted by shirley on Saturday.

The package was very well padded and contained...
Forum: Small ads seller and buyer feedback 6th June 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 585
Posted By Happammee
sapper (aka Dave)

I had meant to post directly after getting a camera bag sold by Dave to me in April but somehow forgot.

Dave was selling a good bargain. I had been using a rucksack type bag but found over the...
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