Gear

29

Aug'19

Olympus 12-200mm Review – One lens to rule them all?

Earlier this year Olympus released the 12-200mm superzoom lens.  You can learn more about the tech stuff and read all …

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09

Jul'19

E-M1mkII Firmware V3.1 released!

Bug fixes!  Major ones.  So the crashing issue with C4K has been fixed, as have other quirks and stability issues …

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24

Jun'19

E-M1 mkII v3 S-AF+MF

For anyone that has upgraded the firmware for the E-M1.2 late to version 3, you may have noticed that S-AF …

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19

Jun'19

Don’t update to E-M1mkII V3 firmware if you shoot video!!!!

Wait a second if you shoot video!  Don’t update to E-M1 mkII firmware V3 just yet!  I did…and this is …

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19

Jun'19

New firmware update notes!

E-M1X won’t update a lens with two batteries loaded.  I needed to take out one battery for the E-M1X to …

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19

Jun'19

E-M1X v1.1 and E-M1 mkII v3 firmware announced!

Olympus announced new firmware for several products today. The E-M1X got a small update to allow it’s JPG engine to …

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19

Jun'19

Olympus releases the 2x Teleconverter MC-20

Announced a while back, the MC-20 is now officially released.  You can see it on Olympus’ site here. Basically this …

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14

Jun'19

How do you make an E-M1X even bigger…

You thought it was a joke right…?  Sadly it’s not.  You take an E-M1x and make it EVEN BIGGER by …

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01

Apr'19

Shading Compensation Controversy – artifacts and rings

I recently posted about using shading compensation…you can read about it here.  I basically also recommended to leave it on …

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25

Mar'19

E-M1X AI Tracking… it’s a bird…it’s a plane…or does it matter?

I did something totally outside my general realm of photography… I tried out tracking features and continuous autofocus.  I will …

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21

Mar'19

Shading Compensation In-Camera

Olympus cameras have a custom option called Shading Compensation.  This option corrects for lens vignetting.  I have always by default …

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14

Mar'19

E-M1X Power Bank options

I’ve been looking at what options I have to power the E-M1x via USB PD and it is not as …

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13

Mar'19

Noise Comparison – E-M1, E-M1 mkII, E-M1X

I made a comparison of all three generations of the E-M1 thus far.  Very interesting.  Keep in mind the E-M1.1 …

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