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Forum: Olympus E-620/600 25th August 2011
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion/tilt

Just received a 2nd hand 520 from eBay. It too shows viewfinder tilt:o, but to a far lesser degree than the that in my E-620.

After two failed 'repair'-attemps of the 620's viewfinder/prism I'm...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 8th December 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

You're right, of course, Pepper;
only later, after posting, I realized that the exposure difference indeed was due to the light getting into the camera through the 'open' viewfinder, thus...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 8th December 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Sorry, haven't been posting for a considerable time; other commitments.
Anyway, got the E-620 back from Oly repair after four weeks orso.
But: the viewfinder still shows tilt, possibly to the same...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 30th May 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Really miss the E-620.
It was my only camera - apart from my two analogue cams.
So after much hesitation I bought an LX3.

http://e-group.uk.net/forum/picture.php?albumid=92&pictureid=387
...
Forum: Foto Fair 30th May 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By lichtloper
Re: Spring in Friesland

These are nice shots,
pleasant compositions,
lichtloper
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 28th April 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Took the camera back to the shop today. The man in the shop immedeately affirmed that it has a viewfinder problem [possibly prism].

lichtloper
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 27th April 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Hi Wanderer,

Made a few 'repairs' in CS3:
filter > distort > lens correction

This is my favourite procedure for Crooked House cases

lichtloper
...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 27th April 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Hi Ross, Paul, Dave,
Thanks for taking an interest in the problem reported.
Your replies have convinced me that even though my test shots weren't 100% OK, it's this camera which has a viewfinder...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 26th April 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
Re: distortion

Hi Wanderer, thanks for your comments and thoughts.
You're right to say that brick walls often aren't dead straight; the castle's walls certainly weren't.
It's too far a bicycle ride for now to...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 25th April 2010
Replies: 16
HELP! distortion
Views: 3,820
Posted By lichtloper
distortion

What's wrong? I cannot say for sure.

Today I took a picture of what I believe are called braces or cramp-irons on a wall of a castle [the one on the left of two letters E entwined, and the other...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 12th April 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,024
Posted By lichtloper
Re: E-300 ZD 14-45mm set

Camera + lens SOLD
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 30th March 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,652
Posted By lichtloper
Re: Very harsh C-net review for 620

and so have I,
though the term review is rather an overstatement;).

BTW In writing biased reviews, CNet (and certain others) will probably damage their own reputation in the end;
so they'll...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 14th March 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By lichtloper
Re: IS plus Self Timer

Hi Andy,
I don't use Self Timer very often, that's precisely why I'm likely to forget to switch Off/On the Image Stabilizer.
-- I haven't set up MyMode configurations yet. --
I was merely trying...
Forum: Olympus E-620/600 13th March 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By lichtloper
IS plus Self Timer

E-620 is my first camera with ImageStabilization.
The manual says to switch it off when useing a tripod.
Self Timed exposures are usually taken with the camera on a tripod or improvised tripod -...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 12th March 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,024
Posted By lichtloper
E-300 ZD 14-45mm set

+ in good condition
+ less than 9300 exposures
+ BLM1 extra
+ first owner
+ original box + contents

lichtloper
Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Forum: Introduce yourself 12th March 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,786
Posted By lichtloper
Re: hello, I'm lichtloper

Thanks, Dave
Saw your profile:
've been in Pontypool,
wanting to walk the Cambrian Way,
but returned home after hours, days of impossible rain...
lichtloper
Forum: Introduce yourself 12th March 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,786
Posted By lichtloper
Re: hello, I'm lichtloper

Hello ChrisA,
Wanderer,
Dogcow (fellow NL-man),
PeterBirder
and JohnMusicMan,
Many thanks for a warm welcome!!
It's nice to be here.
lichtloper
Forum: Introduce yourself 10th March 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,786
Posted By lichtloper
Smile hello, I'm lichtloper

My name, lichtloper :), is a [non-existent] Dutch word,
that can be translated as lightwalker.
It refers to my two main hobbies -which go hand in hand-:
photography and (longdistance) walking. ...
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