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    ptomsu replied to a thread PL 200/2.8 lens in 4/3rds Cameras
    To be very honest for that price I would just buy this lens and use it on either Panasonic or Olympus body. Especially the EM1X should pair admirably...
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    biglouis replied to a thread PL 200/2.8 lens in 4/3rds Cameras
    At that price, it is a bargain. Not that I want to lead you into temptation...
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    15 Hours Ago
    Thanks. Good tip and I completely agree. I'll also probably run it through Topaz Noise AI, as well. LouisB
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    16 Hours Ago
    I didn't want to give a false impression by my less than enthusiastic response above. Here are 2 sets of photographs I took yesterday, handheld, with...
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    biglouis replied to a thread PL 200/2.8 lens in 4/3rds Cameras
    Yes, I did. Great lens. Typical 'Leica' colours. Sadly, it was the G9 I thought was poor - I've seen that Daniel Cox uses the lens on both the G9 and...
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    I only have the Laowa - I've never tried the TSE-17mm. I use it with my GFX50R. I think the Laowa is good lens, just not in the same league as the...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread The X-Pro3 in Fuji
    Hi Darlene, did you ever try the Fuji X 2.8/80 Macro lens? Just curious .... Best Peter
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    Not wanting to troll... but I knew this would be a flaw in the S1 bodies... I thought, maybe, Panasonic would surreptitiously move to PDAF or similar...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread D780 - living in the past? in Nikon
    Great and valuable and brave move from NIKON to bring a D780! Especially for keeping their existing customer base happy. Still for people like me...
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    So many great responses here and some great links to samples that give a better impression of both systems. (Did I ever mention this is a great...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread The X-Pro3 in Fuji
    What lens do you use for that copy work?
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    ptomsu replied to a thread The X-Pro3 in Fuji
    Many thanks for posting! I saw this report and I really enjoyed it. More so I now think I really understand the philosophy behind Fujifilm camera...
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    That is an excellent question. Such trips for me mean only wanting one camera one lens, but I find even in this situation the camera phone...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Canon EOS-1 D X Mark III in Canon
    I really hope for this RX camera to materialise sooner than later, although it will be probably too expensive for me and the shootings I would use it...
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    4 Days Ago
    I can only back what others say, there are many options now that are definitely tempting for wildlife and BIF besides the EM1X with 4/300 Pro and...
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    When taking holiday trips where I am "not taking photos" I take my GR III (used to be the GR) and a phone camera as a backup. Occasionally I have...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Could not agree more! And I think the Z8 will arrive sooner than later :thumbs:
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    Owning and shooting Olympus m43 since many years now and shooting the 4/300 on my EM1.2 I can only say that this is a killer combo. It only can get...
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    Just spitballing. I just don't feel I have a satisfying bird photography rig. I've really been round and round trying to determine best bang for...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Unfortunately I don't live in the US but here in Europe (Austria) the price is still € 3100.- F--- these companies like Nikon for these pricing...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Agree, but you should not draw any general conclusions for that matter. I agree that the 1.8 S lenses are unusually large and heavy, but especially...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Interesting that you came to this conclusion. Is pretty much the same for me as well, any GFX kit while tempting and great quality is just to...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Depends on the lenses - for example the S 2.8/24-70 is definitely smaller and lighter than all the F mount counterparts. As is the S 2.8/70-200...
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    ptomsu started a thread Canon EOS-1 D X Mark III in Canon
    A brave evolution from Canon! If I would be in DSLR photography again, this camera would be it. Just a technical marvel! This video makes me...
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    biglouis replied to a thread Fun with the Fuji X ___! in Fuji
    EYE TO EYE - Jay, photographed through my kitchen window, snatching a peanut. X-T3, XF 55-200.
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Jack, may the power be with you ;) Seriously, this is really s... - but I would not blame it on Nikon. But on the opposite you cannot be...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread What is your dream Nikon kit? in Nikon
    Z7 (or Z8 if it has faster processor and hence faster Eye AF etc and dual CFExpress slots) 4/24-70 for weight reasons 14-30 1.8/85 1.8/24 80-400...
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    Interesting question. If cash were no object: Z6 + FTZ adapter 2x 128gb XQD cards 2x batteries 14-30 24-70 (f4 for weight considerations)...
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Congratulations Jack for getting this wonderful camera and lens. I think you made the right and best choice! Peter
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    ptomsu replied to a thread Z6 or Z7 -- or both ??? in Nikon
    Maybe it would be wise to wait for the Z8 as then the Z7 should become lot cheaper. The Z8 should be announced sometime during 2020 ....
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