Vintage Canon FD Lenses

Canon FD 135mm F/3.5 S.C

My vintage FD Lens collection from wide to telephoto:

PRIME LENSES

Vivitar 28mm f2.8 Wide Angle MC Lens. Mostly made of hard plastic making a light and great walk around lens. It gives me around 40mm field of view when using it on my Fujifilm bodies and around 56mm on my Micro Four Thirds bodies. I find it soft wide open, and sharper at around F/4. Continue Reading

Swiss Army Watch for Day 44 Closeup Monday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/3.2, 1/125, ISO 1000

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Thinking Day 43 for Selfie Sunday

Selfie Sunday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/125, ISO 800

Shot with the FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/125, ISO 800

Camera set to use the Monochrome Film Simulation.

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Circles for Day 42 Shapes Saturday

Today is shape Saturday and today’s shape are circles. I like Chinese good luck charms such as this one with 10 Copper Coin red knot. When I saw the coins, I grab my X-E2 and fired a shot. it’s perfect for today’s shape theme, Circles.

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/125, ISO 800

Again, this was shot with my Fujifilm X-E2 and the XF 27mm f/2.8 pancake lens, the film simulation is set to Velvia/Vivid. I like to use this film simulation whenever I see colors in the subject.

Gear:

Micro Four Thirds Gear for Day 41 Gear Friday

My current Micro Four Thirds Camera Gear.

My trim down Micro Four Thirds Gear. From left to right Panasonic Fisheye Conversion lens, E-PL1 with Lumix 14mm F/2.5 and Panasonic Wide Conversion Lens, Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro, E-M5 with Lumix 25mm F/1.7, E-PL7 with M.Zuiko 45mm F/1.8 and Olympus 14-150mm II

There have been some changes to my Micro Four Thirds gear. To see my previous m43 gear list, it’s here. Continue Reading

Nextbit Robin for Day 40 Tech Thursday

 

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/4.5 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/80, ISO 2500

Happiness for Day 39 Happy Wednesday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/150, ISO 400

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Tactical for Day 38 Tools Tuesday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/55, ISO 800

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Happy Buddha for Day 37 Close-Up Monday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/4, 1/805, ISO 1600

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Day 36 Selfie Sunday

FUJIFILM X-E2 with Fujinon XF 27mm F/2.8 Pancake Lens. Aperture Priority, Auto ISO, shot @ F/2.8, 1/75, ISO 3200

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Diamonds for Day 35 – Shape Saturday

This week I start a new set theme for this Month and for Saturday it’s all about shapes. Today’s shape is diamond.

Shot with the Fujifilm X-E2 and the Fujifilm XF 27mm f/2.8 Pancake

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Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II for Day 34 Gear Friday

OM-D E-M5 and the All around Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II

A review of this lens is coming…

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Raid Drive for Day 33 Tech Thursdays

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Shoes, for Day 32 Wearable Wednesday

Air Drying my shoes after washing.

Since I was home all day, I washed my running shoes and sandals.

OM-D E-M5 and Olympus 14-150mm F/4-5.6 II, shot in Aperture Priority, AUTO ISO @ F/4.1, 1/60, 17mm, ISO 400

 

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Photography Gear Reviews

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Dried Branch for Day 31 Tree Tuesday

Olympus E-M5 & OLYMPUS M.14-150mm F4.0-5.6 II. Shot @ F/5.6, 1/4000 ISO 1000, 100mm

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The Cube for Day 30 – Close-up Monday

Last week I have a plate of peanuts, this Monday is my cube keychain. This was straight jpg out of camera. This is the black and white Art effect from my OM-D E-M5, I really like it when I saw it on the monitor, the black and white effect was perfect for the cube specially the grain.

OM-D E-M5 with the Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II. Shot 150mm, F/5.6, 1/80, ISO 1000

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Onios for Day 29 Spices Sunday

Spices Sunday once again, last week I featured my spice rack focusing on the Coriander, today I saw some onions on the counter and here it is.

OM-D E-M5 with Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II. Shot at 47mm, F/5.5, 1/40, ISO 1000.

Taken with my EM5 and the Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II, I also use my Canon 430 EX II for fill light to shine on the onions.

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Matdonsan for Day 28 Snack Saturday

Matdongsan, these are popular Korean crackers made from peanuts and sunflower oil. They taste so good, you can’t stop crunching once you open the bag. You can probably find it at your local Asian Oriental Store, if not they’re available on Amazon.(Haitai Matdongsan Snack – 325g)

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M.Zuiko 45mm F/1.8 Lens for Day 27 – Gear Friday

This weeks feature gear is my incredible M.Zuiko 45mm F/1.8.