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Forum: General accessories 2 Days Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,017
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Third party batteries for the EM1ii (and EM1X)

There seem to be so many variables that significantly affect the battery discharge rate(e.g. operating temperature, chimping, use of the settings menu and/or SCP, IS mode, variation of current draw...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
Replies: 1,986
Sticky: Picture trail
Views: 253,605
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Picture trail

https://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/500/20190805_5987.jpg (https://e-group.uk.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/104006)

Eglwys Cwyfan

The Church by the Sea (near Aberffraw, Anglesey)
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Rhoscolyn Beacon

John,
We went there en-famille last week. The scenery was much more varied than I'd been expecting.

Here is a photo of Rhoscolyn Bay (Borthwen) - a picturesque moon-shaped sandy bay which lies...
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By Gwyver
Rhoscolyn Beacon

The scenery along the Anglesey Coastal Footpath from Silver Bay to North Stack is truly splendid. Lots of rocky coves with small beaches. The flora on the headlands is a riot of colour in August -...
Forum: Foto Fair 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Gwyver
The Inland Sea

... that is - the sea channel that separates Ynys Gybi (Holy Island) from the rest of Anglesey.

This is a view north-westwards towards Holyhead Mountain - taken from Four Mile Bridge
...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 109
Posted By Gwyver
Bwa Gwyn

also known as White Arch - view north over Trearddur Bay to Holyhead Mountain
This sea arch is on the coast of Anglesey just north of Porth Saint.
...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Making a splash...

Dave,
Surprising not. They seemed oblivious to it all.
The sequence was enabled using Pro-CapL
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By Gwyver
Making a splash...

...but not impressing the girls.

'Base' jumping off Four Mile Bridge in Anglesey

Ready...
https://e-group.uk.net/gallery/data/500/20190804_5885.jpg...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1X 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 735
Posted By Gwyver
Re: My X-perience with the E-M1X

LR 6 (and previous versions) apply default sharpness & NR values with values which vary according to the camera make/model.
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Blue Strawberry Blues

Are you referring to Boris - or the plant? :)


Likewise. The fruits are delicious and beautifully scented, though so small that it takes forever to pick a useful quantity :(
Forum: Articles from FourThirds-User.com 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 135
Views: 3,479
Posted By Gwyver
Re: I'm working on this site's sibling...

Ian,
Perhaps you should have a look at this recent item from The Register and decide whether you really want to keep the Facebook & Twitter widgets on your forum websites?
Using them may make your...
Forum: Articles from FourThirds-User.com 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 135
Views: 3,479
Posted By Gwyver
Re: I'm working on this site's sibling...

Ian,
Just an observation - on posts containing only a small amount of text there seems to be a huge amount of unnecessary 'white space' in the new look (eg: posts #2 & #3 in your "Daisies"...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 432
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Default Custom Mode options OMD1 Mk2

Dennis,
Have you downloaded a copy of the User Manual?
If not, you can find it here: http://download.aws.olympus.eu/consumer/manuals/cameras/E-M1_Mark_II_MANUAL_FW30_EN.pdf
The C1, C2, C3...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 26th June 2019
Replies: 218
Views: 7,625
Posted By Gwyver
Re: v3 Firmware for mk2 - updates for mk2, m1x and lenses

Hi Ross,
Not your fault at all but this seems like a kind of Catch-22 situation
If someone only uses Oly Camera Updater why would it occur to them to use some other (seemingly unconnected) program...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 26th June 2019
Replies: 218
Views: 7,625
Posted By Gwyver
Re: v3 Firmware for mk2 - updates for mk2, m1x and lenses

There are many long-time Olympus camera users who find that Workspace (and it's predecessor Olympus Viewer) perform very poorly and so use alternative s/w for image PP. Therefore, since Olympus also...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 25th June 2019
Replies: 218
Views: 7,625
Posted By Gwyver
Re: v3 Firmware for mk2 - updates for mk2, m1x and lenses

Worked fine using the freestanding Camera Updater v2.1.1 on my MacBook which is running Mojave 10.14.5
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 21st June 2019
Replies: 218
Views: 7,625
Posted By Gwyver
Re: v3 Firmware for mk2 - updates for mk2, m1x and lenses

In case you haven't noticed, in addition to the v3 firmware changes documented in the latest version of the User Manual (page 196 onwards), Olympus have shuffled around some of the Settings Menu...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 21st June 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 17,216
Posted By Gwyver
Re: E-M1 Mkii Menu settings spreadsheet

I have edited the OP to add a zipped attachment containing the spreadsheet updated to match the menu settings changes corresponding to the v3.0 firmware.

Note that Olympus have made some...
Forum: The lounge 16th June 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Gwyver
Re: The Farne Islands

That's a real shame.
A very similar thing happened to me 10 years ago at exactly this time of year when we were on holiday near Embleton. There was a strong NE wind blowing all week and the Farne...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 16th June 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 1,292
Posted By Gwyver
Re: New firmware finally imminent?

Cog E1 - ISO Auto = All
Cog B - Fn Lever Settings = mode 1
Cog B - Fn Lever/Power Lever = Fn
Cog B - Dial M Fn Pos = 1 > Shutter & Aperture, Pos=2 > ISO & Exp Comp

With these settings when...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 13th June 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 1,292
Posted By Gwyver
Re: New firmware finally imminent?

You can already achieve this by assigning the appropriate option to the Function Lever
Forum: Converters, adapters and extension tubes 13th June 2019
Replies: 213
Views: 11,462
Posted By Gwyver
Re: New MC 20 announced.

I plan to wait until

there are real user reviews of the 40~150 + MC20 (to learn about the bokeh of this combo)
there is some announcement regarding either/both of the Pro Zoom lens shown on the...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 15th April 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 1,947
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Conflicting Info from Olympus re 3 Year Extended Warranty

Dave,
I've just received a very similar email and, like you, my camera will soon be 2.5 years old.
However, given that the Olympus email clearly states that the "Warranty expiration date" lies in...
Forum: Foto Fair 14th April 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Hard Work ahead................:-)

John,
It looks as though there may as many as twenty four candles
Forum: Events 13th April 2019
Replies: 51
Views: 5,970
Posted By Gwyver
Re: Panasonic 100-400 Photo Show saga. Buyers warning.

Some years ago I took my Panasonic Leica 4/3 14~150mm lens to Michael Carroll (at his home in A-u-L).
The zoom function had become very stiff to operate through a part of it's range.
Michael...
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