1. Nawty

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    Only you can really know what focal lengths you need, you have the classic lengths covered so what else do you want?
     
  2. Sootchucker

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    Everything :D

    Thanks all.
     
  3. the black fox

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    There is a thread for MFT pics in photos for pleasure , can you post these there as well please
     
  4. Jake

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    Sure.
     
  5. Ste_S

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    My E-M5's shutter has just stuck, annoyingly while I'm on holiday. Tried whacking the base plate with lens off and power on, no joy.

    Borked ?
     
  6. snerkler

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    Unfortunately it sounds so :( What's the shutter count roughly, any idea?
     
  7. Ste_S

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    No, can't get to the menus either with the shutter down. It was a purchase from MPB just over three weeks ago so will see what their customer support is like I guess...
    Annoying that it's happened on holiday, luckily I have Canon EOS 300x with a few rolls of Ektar with me also
     
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  8. Jake

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    Contact MPB asap even if you can't send it back until you're away.

    Warranty is for 1 month, so you should be good!
     
  9. GreenNinja67

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    According to MPB's T&Cs they give normally a 6 month warranty so you should be fine.
     
  10. Ste_S

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    Contacted MPB, will await a reply.

    Has anyone here experience the shutter lock up problem with OM-D cameras ? It appears it was a common failing with early E-M5 and E-M10 models ?
     
  11. snerkler

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    No, but after a quick google it does seem like it's not an uncommon issue :(
     
  12. Ste_S

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    Yeah, I noticed also. I really like the E-M5. It does everything I need to whilst being cheap second hand, shame it appears as though it's not that reliable over time
     
  13. snerkler

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    Whilst not ‘uncommon’ you’re still pretty damn unlucky to have a failure :( I haven’t a clue really but I bet percentage failures is less than 0.05%
     
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  15. jakeblu

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    I feel for you, I had the sunspot issue in my EVF, and there are seemingly lots of posts when I googled it. But in all reality, its quite rare and I was extremely unlucky for it to have happened to me. I don't think anyone on this forum has had the same issue.

    As disappointed and annoyed as I was when it happened, It didn't put me off olympus, still shooting with my, replaced, EM5 MKII (y)
     
  16. jakeblu

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    Just a heads up, I have a wanted thread looking for a Oly 40-150mm f4-5.6 if anyone is thinking of moving one on.
     
  17. popcorn

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    From a recent trip to the North East

    EM10mkii +12-40mm f2.8 @ 23mm, 30sec, F9, ISO200

    [​IMG]Steetly Pier by Chris Gash, on Flickr
     
  18. jakeblu

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    Lovely image excellent front to back focus.
     
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  19. popcorn

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    thanks, much appreciated
     
  20. Box Brownie

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  22. AMcUK

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    Nothing within a 100 miles of me by the looks of things.
    Pity it might be fun but I really don't need my appetite whetting for a camera and lenses I can't afford ;)
     
  23. Box Brownie

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    Perhaps worth bookmarking in case something comes up?
     
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  24. akr

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  25. Jake

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    Got up earlier than needed for work today and took my camera gear then made a pit stop on the way to the Office.

    [​IMG]

    Been spying this location out for a few weeks and have been waiting for the right combination of low tide and sunrise time!

    Been in the office all day just itching to get home and process up the photos.
     
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  26. jakeblu

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    @Jake Another lovely shot. It must be great to have that scene on your drive to work.
     
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  27. Jake

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    Thanks! This is just the behind the scenes from the phone. Fingers crossed the one from the actual camera is good :D

    Location wise I am blessed. LOTS of good spots all within close proximity either by car, foot, or train. A friend at work does landscape work and in a few works when we start getting clouds we're gonna go out scoping more locations on weekends. Should be able to share some REALLY nice stuff then :)

    (providing I get the shot, hehe)
     
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  28. Jake

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    Sorry for the delay, not had a chance to finish these off and get the processing where I want them!

    Enjoy :) - Some Portugal sunrise!

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Also just ordered a reverse ND filter! Looking forward to having a play with that!
     
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