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 275
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Thomas Westhead
Forum: Telephoto 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 2,152
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Olympus developing a new 500mm lens?

Hi Tord,


The issues regarding stiff focusing, mount issues regarding small fragments/particles of metal from the lens mount etc.


All the gripes that were reported on the forums made me not...
Forum: Telephoto 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 2,152
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Olympus developing a new 500mm lens?

I agree with Keith it is about time Olympus built a 100-400 that will rival the Panasonic 100-400 f4-6.3 in focal length with the Olympus quality, they are way to slow with this one.


They should...
Forum: Foto Fair 30th July 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,097
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Red Kite with E-M1 M2 3.0FW CAF

Hi Ian,


That is very good information and answers somthing I had noticed on some recent aviation images I have taken.
Forum: Foto Fair 30th July 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,097
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Red Kite with E-M1 M2 3.0FW CAF

Hi Tord,


Many Thanks for the info would you recommend not using silent shutter with the heart symbol set at L frames ? When shooting birds or any flying subject.
Forum: Foto Fair 26th July 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1,097
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Red Kite with E-M1 M2 3.0FW CAF

Hi Tord,


Super images in every way Very well done to you!!



Please could you list camera settings etc if not to much trouble also do you use IS? and at what setting also Back Button...
Forum: Foto Fair 16th April 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: A couple of garden birds

Stunning Dunnock and a great Wren, Guess it shows that given the right light the MC-14 does not degrade the image, very well done.
Forum: Foto Fair 10th April 2019
Replies: 2,309
Views: 490,294
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Here is an image taken a few weeks ago of a Female Blackbird, she was busy collecting the nest material and came very close to me.


I thought this one made for a nice portrait it was taken using...
Forum: Foto Fair 7th April 2019
Replies: 2,309
Views: 490,294
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Another Stunner!! Lovely lighting, well done.
Forum: Foto Fair 3rd April 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Full credit to Pandora

Superb image a prize winner for sure! Well captured.
Forum: Foto Fair 24th March 2019
Replies: 2,309
Views: 490,294
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Great Crested Grebe with a Perch she made a quick dash from the pursuing male as she seemed to struggle with how best to deal with the prey.


I was lucky to get a reasonably sharp image as her...
Forum: Dealers' Den 21st November 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5,412
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Black Friday Deals

HDEW have some good prices at the moment on their website Black Friday Sale, not sure when the prices change back though.

I bought an Olympus Pro 12-100 f4 ordered Thursday last week and it...
Forum: Telephoto 13th November 2018
Replies: 109
Views: 19,937
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Panasonic 100-400

I only ask about possible issues as I spotted a Mint- example on the Ffordes of Inverness Photographic website.



I guess I am going to wait for the Olympus Pro zoom if it follows the same...
Forum: Telephoto 11th November 2018
Replies: 109
Views: 19,937
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Panasonic 100-400

Hello All,


Just a quick question on this particular model of lens have the problem issues that were initially present in particular with the focusing, zoom etc been resolved on more recent...
Forum: Telephoto 3rd November 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 7,110
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: New Olympus Patent: 400mm f4.0 MFT Lens

Good evening,


So guys any ideas what the rumored zoom will be from Olympus F/L wise, size, filter size etc????

Will it be in the Pro lens lineup?

Is it to be a direct opponent to the...
Forum: Telephoto 1st November 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 7,110
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: New Olympus Patent: 400mm f4.0 MFT Lens

Hi Guys,


I sent a message to Olympus via their website about the possibility of future development of a Pro 100-400mm lens in a similar guise to the 40-150 f2.8 Pro lens say f4 f4.5 f5.6.


A...
Forum: General photography discussion 1st November 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Buy new grey import or used UK stock, what would you buy?

Hello guys,


Many thanks for the opinions, start to look around in the next few weeks :)
Forum: Telephoto 31st October 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 7,110
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: New Olympus Patent: 400mm f4.0 MFT Lens

Hi All,


I was thinking something from Olympus that would rival the Panasonic 100-400 but maybe a little faster and with internal focusing.


It would be a great pull for the Canon users too...
Forum: Telephoto 31st October 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 7,110
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: New Olympus Patent: 400mm f4.0 MFT Lens

Hello all,


If this new Olympus zoom comes to the market is it likely to be internally focusing like the Pro 40-150 f2.8 ? I personally would feel this is Very important.


Shooting wildlife...
Forum: General photography discussion 31st October 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Buy new grey import or used UK stock, what would you buy?

Hello All,


If you were buying into the Olympus m4/3 system would you buy the following....


New grey import Olympus body or a used UK stock body?


New grey import Olympus Pro lenses or...
Forum: Foto Fair 6th July 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Today at WWT Welney (bird ID help needed!)

Walti,

Last wader looks like a Redshank to me, some nice images too.
Forum: Foto Fair 6th July 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Oshiro 2:1 60mm Plus x2 TC on Four Thirds: First Images

Harold,

First one is a cracker, nice and sharp.
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 15th June 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 11th June 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Re: Olympus Pro 40-150 + MC14 TC

Hi Guys,

Some clearer images of paint finish and condition I have also made four folders of sample images taken with this combination on an E-M1 body and can email to prospective buyer, just PM me...
Forum: For sale or wanted small ads 3rd June 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,490
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Forum: Foto Fair 27th May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 699
Posted By Thomas Westhead
Three from Whitby October 2014.

Hi All,

Looking through some images on PC and thought I would post these three I love going to Whitby such a nice place to wander around, all taken with the EM-1.
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 275

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:18 AM.


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