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Re: Any E-PM2 Users ?

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Originally Posted by StephenL View Post
As David knows, I bought one the other day under SRS's unmissable offer. I got it to replace the XZ1, which, excellent though it is, I just couldn't get on with ergonomically. I bought it to be a second camera to my E-M1, and I shall no doubt use it with 3 primes - the 17mm f1.8, the 25mm, and of course the 45mm. This combination will easily fit into a couple of pockets or a small "bum bag". (I refuse to use the Americanism for this!) What really attracts me is the sensor size and quality, which will enable me to get large prints as required.
Stephen, you mention the 17mm f1.8. I have an E-PL5 (back up to my E-M1)and the 25mm and 45mm primes and have been thinking of adding the 17mm to give me a compact 'prime' system. How decent do you find the 17mm and is it as sharp as the 25mm and 50mm primes?
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