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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II The second Micro Four Thirds camera that offers phase detect focusing so you can use Four Thirds DSLR lenses normally as well a Micro Four Thirds lenses.

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HI
had the call this morning from SRS, body but no spare battery yet. Just am battery on charge. Time to play
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HI
had the call this morning from SRS, body but no spare battery yet. Just am battery on charge. Time to play
Hurry up the sun's about to set!
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OK first pic, L SF jpg scalled down https://www.flickr.com/photos/981191...etaken-public/

Hope this works.
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Re: Shipping started?

It's on its way from SRS - no spare battery but I'll manage for now

They say the best presents are those that you buy for yourself!
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OK first pic, L SF jpg scalled down https://www.flickr.com/photos/981191...etaken-public/

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Certainly does!
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OK first pic, L SF jpg scalled down https://www.flickr.com/photos/981191...etaken-public/

Hope this works.
Nah, that's rubbish. I'll take the camera off your hands for 500.

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Re: Shipping started?

Well I didn't expect this. Being a person of little willpower I ordered an E-M1 mkii
last Sunday from SRS.
I was going to wait till middle of next year but saw they were doing it with zero interest finance.
They must have had quite a few as it's now on it's way. Roll on tomorrow.

Just have to save for the grip and spare battery now.
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Andy,
You will be impressed, and I'm sure make good use of it
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You will be impressed, and I'm sure make good use of it
I've got a day out in Canterbury booked on Saturday(my birthday), I'll look forward to trying it then.
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Re: Shipping started?

Ffordes have just told me they want to deliver mine.
I don't know when the lenses will arrive but I'll order up a spare battery (or 2?).
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Has anyone managed to obtain the camera body from LCE? I have had one on order for the last few weeks but nothing heard from them yet.
Couple of people on facebook are saying that they have heard from certain LCE branches that their cameras are coming in tomorrow ... was in the Chester one at the weekend seeing if they had any info about our pre-order , and all they could tell me was they are due in on the 22nd ??? So god knows !
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Re: Shipping started?

I am really amazed about the variety of dates that seem to be coming from suppliers. None of them are certain. Are they not able to pick up a phone and ask the distributor when the delivery will be made and pass some reliable information out to their customers for a change?
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Re: Shipping started?

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Well I didn't expect this. Being a person of little willpower I ordered an E-M1 mkii
last Sunday from SRS.
I was going to wait till middle of next year but saw they were doing it with zero interest finance.
They must have had quite a few as it's now on it's way. Roll on tomorrow.

Just have to save for the grip and spare battery now.
Hi Andy -

I was going to wait until tomorrow to collect mine, however my lunch date finished early, so I called in to SRS and collected the camera late afternoon - I wasn't the only one as another was collecting same only his box was larger - presumably a kit.

I'm busy again tomorrow so picture taking will be restricted.

Even without a grip attached the feel of the camera gives me confidence - it's feels big bold and beefy.

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Hi Andy -

I was going to wait until tomorrow to collect mine, however my lunch date finished early, so I called in to SRS and collected the camera late afternoon - I wasn't the only one as another was collecting same only his box was larger - presumably a kit.

I'm busy again tomorrow so picture taking will be restricted.

Even without a grip attached the feel of the camera gives me confidence - it's feels big bold and beefy.

Regards. Barr1e
Hi Barr1e

Enjoy.

The 100.00 cash back from the lens is going towards a grip for me.
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Re: Shipping started?

I'm expecting mine from the Oly online store this Friday. I think some went out on Monday and mine should be despatched tomorrow. I have had my Black Friday back ordered 300mm confirmed as available from Park Cameras but not sure when they are dispatching it. Will be nice to try the two together at the weekend (crossing my fingers).
A bit of an expensive month but I've been waiting for almost a year for the 300 to be on offer.
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