Olympus UK E-System User Group
Olympus UK E-System User Group

Join our unique resource for Olympus Four Thirds E-System DSLR and Pen and OM-D Micro Four Thirds photographers. Show your images via our free e-group photo gallery. Please read the e-group.uk.net forum terms and conditions before posting for the first time. Above all, welcome!


Go Back   Olympus UK E-System User Group > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 33
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Spy
Forum: Articles from FourThirds-User.com 18th September 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,299
Posted By Spy
Re: Photokina 2012: Olympus announces the new PEN Lite (or E-PL5) and new PEN mini (E-PM2)

Although I am sure it will perform well with still photography, I believe video is where its at with the GH3
Forum: The lounge 7th September 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 2,243
Posted By Spy
Thumbs up Re: How to store?

It is quite cheap and easy these days to backup even large files to external drives and always worth doing in order to avoid any losses due to hardware failures.

Saying that, I would always...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 3rd September 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By Spy
Re: OM-D for 829 BO

Just checked and their website states:

"For most overseas delivery addresses, we apply an Import Handling surcharge for handling the importation of the order into your country of delivery. As...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 3rd September 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By Spy
Re: OM-D for 829 BO

I thought that DigitalRev cover VAT and duty etc i.e. the price you see, is the price you pay.....but I could be wrong !
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1st September 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,388
Posted By Spy
Re: Spyder 2 Screen calibration Tool.

Thanks Dave. I also have a Mac so probably no good for me - GLWTS
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 1st September 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,388
Posted By Spy
Re: Spyder 2 Screen calibration Tool.

Which OS was this Dave ?
Forum: Wide angle 1st August 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,938
Posted By Spy
Re: Recommend a good Prime

Thanks guys. The Oly 45mm sounds like a good lens. I will look into that one
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 30th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Re: Silver - Finish Quality ?

Yep, good stuff.

I think I am leaning towards the "poser" type as Stephen describes it :D
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 30th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 29th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Re: Silver - Finish Quality ?

Hmm, interesting. Nect I am in there I will take a look at the silver version.

Glad to hear there are no issues with flaking. If the finish looks OK I will probably pick up the silver
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 29th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Re: Silver - Finish Quality ?

Thanks for the reports back from the silver OM-D owners. It sounds like the report of flaking on the silver are unfounded.

What did surprise me is that the shop assistant said the paint finish on...
Forum: Wide angle 29th July 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,938
Posted By Spy
Re: Recommend a good Prime

Thanks for the recommendations guys. My Canon 50mm is on a 40D which is not full frame.

I had a looked around teh high street shops today and saw:
- Panny 14mm pancake
- Panny 20mm F1.7
- Oly...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 28th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Re: Silver - Finish Quality ?

Thanks for replying David.

Where the black is wearing off, what is underneath/showing through eg silver metal, white plastic etc?
Forum: Wide angle 28th July 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,938
Posted By Spy
Recommend a good Prime

Hi all,

I am looking at picking up an OMD M5 and having never owned an m43 camera or Olympus before, was wondering which primes people would recommend.

On my current Canon setup I find the...
Forum: Converters, adapters and extension tubes 28th July 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,523
Posted By Spy
EOS to m43 converter

Interested to hear what people's experiences of these converters are and if there is any difference between the ones on the market.

Anyone had any experience with these ?
Forum: Wide angle 28th July 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 882
Posted By Spy
Ignore

Posted in the wrong place - doh !
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 28th July 2012
Replies: 31
Views: 7,608
Posted By Spy
Silver - Finish Quality ?

I am contemplating picking up one of these great cameras and leaning towards the Silver version. One owner of a black OMD mentioned that people with silver had experienced flaking paint and...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 21st July 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,324
Posted By Spy
Re: Video Capability ?

It seems to be pretty good at video. Anyone have any experience of its ability to maintain focus on moving objects eg kids sports days or cars racing ?
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 19th July 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,324
Posted By Spy
Video Capability ?

I am contemplating buying the M5 and to all intents and purposes, its photography performance appears excellent.

I haven't seen much talk about its video performance though.

Those of you that...
Forum: Micro Four Thirds 18th July 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,643
Posted By Spy
Re: Panasonic Lumix G5

Nice write-up Ian.

It will be really interesting to see what Panny introduce in the new GHx in September.

The Canon announcement on Monday will also be interesting, not least of which to see...
Forum: Micro Four Thirds 18th July 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,643
Posted By Spy
Re: Panasonic Lumix G5

There is some discussion on the new G5 here http://e-group.uk.net/forum/showthread.php?t=21704&page=3 (scroll down a few posts)

It will have an RRP of 599 and it seems to have been brought up to...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 18th July 2012
Replies: 78
Views: 14,778
Posted By Spy
Re: Olympus, a shot in the foot?

Yes, I suspect the new GHx will have any new features in order to keep it as the premium G series body.

The G5 is not bad if it matches the GH2 features and performance in the real world as it...
Forum: Foto Fair 18th July 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,252
Posted By Spy
Re: Summer 2012

What Summer time ?

:D
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 18th July 2012
Replies: 78
Views: 14,778
Posted By Spy
Re: Olympus, a shot in the foot?

The Panasonic G5 was announced this morning. It will have an RRP of 599 and it seems to have been brought up to the spec of the GH2 leaving the pending GH3 to introduce any new features or tech.
...
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M5 18th July 2012
Replies: 78
Views: 14,778
Posted By Spy
Re: Olympus, a shot in the foot?

The rumours are saying it may have a new mount to accept smaller lenses but will also come with an adaptor for existing lenses.

Will have to wait until the announcement on Monday to see exactly...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 33

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:17 AM.


The Write Technology Ltd, 2007-2019, All rights reservedAd Management plugin by RedTyger