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 > Cameras, lenses and system accessories > Camera conference > Micro Four Thirds > Olympus Pen Lite E-PL5

Olympus Pen Lite E-PL5 The new and improved Olympus Pen Lite with the OM-D E-M5's excellenyt 16MP sensor and a touch screen that can face forwards for self-portraits.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #16  
Old 21st December 2013
Lindsay D Lindsay D is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: West Sussex, England
Posts: 20
Thanks: 1
Thanked 13 Times in 3 Posts
Likes: 0
Liked 25 Times in 6 Posts
Re: o my word i love my new camera.

Congrats on the new camera Becky, I bought one of those a few weeks ago and I absolutely love it. Even though I'm fortunate to have an office full of top-of-the-line Olympus and Canon equipment, it's the EPL5 that I tend to reach for. It's wonderful to have a tiny but massively powerful camera with me at all times, weighing next to nothing. It's also a great second camera or backup for professional assignments. It seems to offer slightly better IQ than the EM5, which I would guess is down to a more recent processing engine and the lack of a high pass filter. I've also bought the VF3 to keep me going on very bright days, it's good to have the best of both worlds. I will also say that the kit lens which accompanied it is surprisingly good for everyday outings.
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
Graham_of_Rainham (21st December 2013), Zuiko (21st December 2013)
  #17  
Old 21st December 2013
Graham_of_Rainham's Avatar
Graham_of_Rainham Graham_of_Rainham is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Rainham
Posts: 8,103
Thanks: 642
Thanked 939 Times in 727 Posts
Likes: 2,263
Liked 1,580 Times in 910 Posts
Re: o my word i love my new camera.

I have the Toshiba FlashAir card in my E-PL5, which allows me to download images to the iPhone or laptop wirelessly.

It really is a surprisingly good camera.

Have fun with it.

__________________
Graham

We often repeat the mistakes we most enjoy...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sultry is the word I think (with E-M1) Ian Foto Fair 12 17th September 2013 08:02 AM
A little word of warning about the HLD-6 grip assembly for the OM-D Greytop Olympus OM-D E-M5 10 18th June 2013 12:38 AM
Love Is OlyPaul Foto Fair 6 3rd April 2012 10:45 AM
Word Association IMAGES Chevvyf1 The lounge 0 9th May 2011 06:31 AM
More Olympus Safari's Posted... Please help spread the word. alert_bri Events 0 10th July 2008 04:45 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:07 AM.


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