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Taking the Meike.

https://www.amazon.de/Meike-2-0-Obje...7d851502e8d3a7

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Re: Taking the Meike.

The video refers to the photographer's own fingers being in the frame of the Meike fisheye. So it was with the Olympus 16mm in this fisheye shot.
It was the sharpest lens I've ever owned and used on my OM2n for bushwalking and the odd novelty wedding shot, both about 20 years ago.


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This full frame Zuiko fisheye has three filters built-in ( L39, Y48 and O56) - https://www.mir.com.my/rb/photograph...s/fish16mm.htm


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Re: Taking the Meike.

I love the brides horsey, but slightly worried smile!
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Re: Taking the Meike.

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I love the brides horsey, but slightly worried smile!
Could have been looking at the Groom
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I love the brides horsey, but slightly worried smile!
Well at least she hasn't a horsey smile.

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Could have been looking at the Groom
The groom wasn't the mane subject.
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Perhaps she was trying to rein in her passion ??
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Neigh, I think not.
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Nice bridle wear.
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Well he certainly has a nose for something
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Whoaaah!

No more, please...
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Whoaaah!

No more, please...

Yes were getting a bit blinkered.

Once we got the bit between our teeth.....
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Yes, enough to give anyone the trots.
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Now you're just making it up on the hoof....
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Re: Taking the Meike.

I still thinks she fancies him or him
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Re: Taking the Meike.

Nah, she's thinking "What have I saddled myself with now...?"
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