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    Lens Adapter

    Matt, Thanks for that, I will email them and see what they have to say andlet you know how I g4t on.
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    Ink cartridges?

    I managed to persuade my local Clarkes Stationers to match 7day Shop prices for my Epson 1290s cartridges and for my Epson Stylus Photo830 too. I just took the receipts in and asked him if he could match the pirces shown or do better, so far so good!
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    Lens Adapter

    I am looking for an adapter so I can use an Olympus Fisheye lens on my Olympus E500, anyone got one they want to get rid of or know where I can get one please??
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    Wide Angle Lens

    OK SammyC. Have had a play with it this afternoon and yes, you can certainly see the change in the colour of the clouds. Once we start getting a bit more sun I should be able to get along a lot better. No one seems to know what the 0.75 pitch means. I am going to email Jessops where I bought...
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    Wide Angle Lens

    Not a lot of sun about at the moment, even worse in Bristol I would have thought at the moment. I understand the filter works best if you are standing 45 degs to the sun or, with either of your shoulders facing it? I found it hard to notice any difference at first when looking through the...
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    Wide Angle Lens

    OK robert, I will try some more shots tomorrow and let you know how i GOT ON. If you like, I could email you a jpeg so you can see for your self.
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    Wide Angle Lens

    Robert, I did some experiments with my polarising lens this afternoon. We had a very heavy sky with patches of blue in between. I was looking through the view finder and not the LCD screen as I have a DSLR. I noticed the clouds getting darker and took some very good shots. I also tried...
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    Wide Angle Lens

    Robert, OK, that has cleared away a lot of misunderstanding. Can you tell me why the outer rim has a white mark painted on it please??
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    Wide Angle Lens

    I have just bought a Hoya polariser and am trying to find out which the top bit which you use for the best results and which is the bottom which I understand does not produce such good results, can you help??
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    Wide Angle Lens

    I have written off that project but thanks for all your help anyway.
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    Wide Angle Lens

    Thanks for that Robert, I have just put the site on my screen and will register and join, it looks good.
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    Wide Angle Lens

    I have an Olympus E500 which I am very pleased with and am now looking for a second hand Olympus OM wide angle lens which I can fit to the E500 using the appropriate mount. Can anyone please tell me which in their opinion would be the best lens to buy?? Your recomendations and reasons for...
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    ISO

    Thanks for the info, I will leave it at 50 and watch the shutter and AF settings.
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    ISO

    So I should leave it at 50 then??
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    ISO

    I am off on holiday to Dubai very soon, should I use a slightler higher ISO whilst I am there on account of the brilliant sunshine leaving the camera on Auto, or should i leave the ISO at 50 and shoot manually??
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