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Olympus OM-D E-M1 The first Micro Four Thirds camera that offers phase detect focusing so you can use Four Thirds DSLR lenses normally as well a Micro Four Thirds lenses.

 
 
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Re: Birds in Flight Bif EM-5 and EM-1

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I found an interesting quote regarding continuous focus tracking using the new canon composite sensor in the 70D



Sounds a bit like my experiences so far with the EM-5 and EM-1

I think I will stick with my use of SAF +MF and "blipping" the shutter button as I manually track the bird through the sky until it reaches my "critical moment", followed by a quick burst at 4fps or 6fps respectively to capture the action, as here:







note - these are three different "attacks" not a continuous sequence )

What have they done to these pictures, yes they are sharp but they look horrible especially the last one
Look like cut outs from other pictures.
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