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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By Tordan58
Re: A Little Wattlebird & a Red Wattlebird.

Nice, the third one for me.
Forum: Telephoto 4 Days Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 735
Posted By Tordan58
Re: 4/3 Birding lens camera Combo

Having the G9 + 100-400 (Catherine's setup, which I have been using on and off for the past year), myself having used the E-M5, E-M1 and the E-M1 Mark 2 and the 300 F/4 for quite a few years I would...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By Tordan58
Re: More Barn Owls

Very nice, the first one for me.
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Sing for your Supper

Very nice, both photos.
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Common Whitethroats

Nice. Number 1 for me.
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 941
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Red Kite with E-M1 M2 3.0FW CAF

Hi Thomas

Settings used for this photo session:

A priority
+1/3EV as blue sky. If it had been overcast I would have overexposed 1 to 2 steps
CAF (not CAF-TR)
Auto ISO, shutter speed limit...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 941
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Red Kite with E-M1 M2 3.0FW CAF

Hi Ian

I used the 300 F/4 lens.

Cheers
Tord
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 69
Views: 24,389
Posted By Tordan58
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 69
Views: 24,389
Posted By Tordan58
Re: WARNING: E-M1 Camera body eyelet has come away from camera body!

In my case the body eyelets had not been subject to any mechanical stress since January 2019. I clearly remember I carried the body coupled to the 12-40 lens with the strap then, for some street and...
Forum: Foto Fair 7th July 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Barn Owl in Evening Light

Very nice, both the subject and the light are perfect.
Forum: Foto Fair 5th July 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By Tordan58
Terns in flight with the EM1.2 3.0 firmware

During same photo session as the field test conducted on the Gulls I also tested the setup on more challenging subjects. The location is a bit hard to find, you have to cross a recreational area and...
Forum: Foto Fair 5th July 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Tordan58
Gulls in flight with the EM1.2 3.0 firmware

here are some photos taken the other day after having updated the EM1.2 FW to version 3.0, coupled to the 300 F/4

Settings:
CAF (not CAF-TR)
5x5
F/4
Auto ISO, min shutter speed 1/1600
CAF...
Forum: Foto Fair 5th July 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By Tordan58
Re: White-tailed Eagle

Thanks for sharing these very nice photos. Were the Eagles fed?
Forum: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 4th July 2019
Replies: 61
Views: 4,184
Posted By Tordan58
Re: So, is the AF better with firmware 3?

Nice Barn owl, Ron.

Now to the topic. I updated the FW to 3.0 and put it to test. Strong gusty winds were prevailing, meaning near perfect conditions for action down by the shore and some (at...
Forum: Converters, adapters and extension tubes 23rd June 2019
Replies: 207
Views: 11,118
Posted By Tordan58
Re: New MC 20 announced.

Hi Rob

The 300 F/4 + MC14 would be 425mm and F 5.6. For a fair comparison you would compare to the 150-400 F/4.5 with the 1,25 built-in TC meaning 75mm/15% shorter or for those that prefer the 400...
Forum: Foto Fair 20th June 2019
Replies: 2,198
Views: 473,556
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

The birds in 5,6, and 7 are a Male linnet and a female Reed bunting.
The last one is a Meadow pipit
Forum: Telephoto 17th June 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 2,661
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Zuiko 300mm PRO glitch

+5, meaning it front-focuses?
Forum: Foto Fair 17th June 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Tordan58
Re: The dive

Thank you.

To be honest, Lightroom put that together for me. There is a function in Lightroom where a Panorama will be created from a set of pictures. I used it recently for skylines and came up...
Forum: Foto Fair 15th June 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 710
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Donington Masters Festival 2019

Nice set, thanks for sharing.
Forum: Foto Fair 14th June 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Blue tit providing

These are with MF.
Forum: Telephoto 13th June 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 517
Posted By Tordan58
4/3 telephoto lenses AF calibration on m4/3 bodies

Hi,

I resumed my "AF calibration project" and put additional lenses to the test. (You can read about the method in this post: http://e-group.uk.net/forum/showthread.php?t=50698

I calibrated the...
Forum: Converters, adapters and extension tubes 13th June 2019
Replies: 207
Views: 11,118
Posted By Tordan58
Re: New MC 20 announced.

Targeting the subject at 600mm afst enough if the background is busy can be tricky, but with practice comes skills. It is definitely doable.

You should be able to hand-shoot at 600mm with ease...
Forum: Converters, adapters and extension tubes 13th June 2019
Replies: 207
Views: 11,118
Posted By Tordan58
Re: New MC 20 announced.

Pre-orders should open in July. Price tag in Europe 450€
https://www.43rumors.com/ft5-olympus-2x-teleconverter-preorders-will-open-in-july/

(FT5 so almost certain to be true)
Forum: Accessory talk 10th June 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 1,361
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Pop-up tent as portable hide

Hi Jim,

I already have a seat looking somewhat like the cheaper one.

Cheers Tord
Forum: Telephoto 4th June 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1,131
Posted By Tordan58
Re: Zuiko 300 F/2.8 AF calibration

Hi
That "self-calibration" would have been a cool feature, which technically should be feasible to implement. The reason why it is not available could be because Olympus want people to buy m4/3...
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