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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Thanks Jeff for buying this lens and really putting it through its paces and for the constructive feedback. I did have the Panny 100-400 but I did not get on with despite the tips I learned from your posts I never warmed to the lens it maybe that i was new to the Olympus system and had not...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Could be a cheap Olympus 100-400 for sale later today!!! good to see you exploiting the potential of the lens Jeff
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    A very positive review from ephotozine with MTF charts for those who care for the teccy stuff https://www.ephotozine.com/article/olympus-m-zuiko-digital-ed-100-400mm-f-5-6-6-3-is-review-34898
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    if you could only have 3 lenses.

    After 30+ years of Canon ownership moved to Olympus in January so have had time to acquire a few of the fine Olympus lenses so my 3 are 12-100 (IBIS withe EM1 Mark 2 is insane hand held at 10 secs and sharp) 40-150 F2.8 Pro Panasonic 8-18 F4
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Hi Rob as a convert to Olympus in the early part of the year from 30+ years of Canon ownership the Olympus OMD EM1 Mark 2 with the 12-100 is a really good option as your go to hiking set up its what I use when out hiking I really do not miss the weight of my Canon Kit. I did a lot of research...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Just a bunch of speculators Robin same with the recent Canon launch of the R5 some "reliable source" two weeks before the launch came up with a RRP which was way off and I think this price is also way off as well Given how far the potential launch date is still away there will be more of these...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Well if its to be believed 150-400 yours for £8500 https://www.oehling.cz/olympus-mzuiko-digital-ed-150-400mm-f4-5-tc-1-25x-is-pro?utm_source=newsletternews&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2020-07-13
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Really nice set just how much nicer it would have been in full frame lol [emoji23][emoji23][emoji23]
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    I thought you could get faster fps with Electronic shutter? Mechanical shutter gives you a max of 15fps, electronic shutter 60fps (y) Yes correct but my question related to rolling shutter which I read somewhere that fast moving action such as Motorsport could suffer from rolling shutter using...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Hi Robert great set of Motorsport images a question for you do you use mechanical shutter rather than silent shutter for Motorsports? My reason for asking is that I read mechanical shutter is better at preventing rolling shutter wonder what your real life experience has taught regarding shooting...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    So where are these OMD bodies I thought everyone was selling up as the Olympus is dead in the water ha ha as @the black fox as Jeff rightly pointed out there is no mass exodus yes some toggers will sell up but not in the droves predicted by the usual You Tube click baiters (we all know who they...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Donnie if you do not mind grey E global central have the Mark 2 new for £639 https://www.eglobalcentral.com/en_GB/olympus-om-d-e-m1-mark-ii-body-digital-camera-black.html
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Agree with you Chipper I moved to Olympus lock stock and all in January this year from Canon am pleased I did after lugging my Sigma 150-600 and 1D Mark 3 around and knackering my back it was time to move. Did look at Canon mirror less first but didn't like what was on offer Zero regrets moving...
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Some good news amongst the recent gloom good to see the roadmap for further lens development. https://m.dpreview.com/news/1650119109/olympus-to-ship-150-400mm-f4-5-this-winter-adds-8-25mm-f4-pro-to-lens-roadmap
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    Olympus OM-D E-M5, E-M1, E-M10 & Mark 2 Owners Thread

    Just picked this post up from a Olympus employee on the Olympus education group Facebook group Whilst I cannot verify the authenticity of the post if it is genuine then maybe the fat lady ain't singing yet Hello Everyone on this group. What a week we have had. As an Olympus employee, I must...
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