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Re: From E-510 to OM-D E-M5

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Originally Posted by Tordan58 View Post
Buying the MMF3 to use 4/3 lenses on m4/3 bodies makes sense only if the lenses are "high grade", such as the 12-60SWD or the 50-200SWD. If your 4/3 lenses are "consumer grade" you better go for m4/3 lenses. This since the MMF3 adapter is not exactly cheap (200?).

On a side note: I know from own experience that the focusing using these lenses on the E-M5 is slow and is also not 100% reliable.

Agreed on both counts. I have the 12-60SWD and the 50-200SWD and both are slow and jittery to focus so I find I'm not using them on my E-M5i. If I do use them, it's generally for landscapes and I use manual focus.
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