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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II The second 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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Old 12th December 2016
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Kai's hands-on review of the E-M1 Mark II

Kai (formerly of DigitalRev) has just posted a video review of the E-M1 Mark II in action. He is extremely impressed with it, apart from C-AF during videos. Hopefully that can be sorted out with firmware updates.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=st_3...ature=youtu.be

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Re: Kai's hands-on review of the E-M1 Mark II

Kai was critical of C-AF in video, but he needs to learn how to use it instead of just running it down. He should talk to Chris Eyre-Walker with his video where he makes the sensitivity adjustment within C-AF for video & then it works correctly for the situation. See here. http://e-group.uk.net/forum/showthread.php?t=43641
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Re: Kai's hands-on review of the E-M1 Mark II

It's entertaining, but is it really a review?
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Re: Kai's hands-on review of the E-M1 Mark II

Top Gear (or Grand Tour) for camera enthusiasts!
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Re: Kai's hands-on review of the E-M1 Mark II

I agree it is entertaining. He has a style I didn't expect to like but I do. Maybe not a detailed review but certainly an enthusiastic one.
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