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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. ManufacturerOLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.Model NameE-PL7Exposure ProgramNormal ProgramExposure Time1/30F Number5.5ISO1600Focal Length67mmMetering ModePattern

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Day 6 – Gear Friday – OM-D E-M5 with Lumix 25mm F/1.7

Today is Gear Friday. On gear Friday, I will feature the gear I used for the whole week. For this week I used my Olympus OM-D E-M5 with the Panasonic Lumix 25mm F/1.7.

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Day 2 – Lucky Chinese Knot Tassle

Day 2. Lucky Chinese Knot Tassle. A Chinese knot is a knot that is tied and woven from a single length of cord or rope to be a variety of shapes and of varying complexity. Each shape has its own symbolic meaning, and nowadays you can find them as decoration, gifts for special occasions, and […]

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Still Life at the Coffee Shop

It was my first time to walk into this beautiful coffee shop, I’ve always passed by this place but never really got a chance to stop by. This time I went in together with a group of friends and I was surprised to see the inside, it is serene, quiet, beautiful, family friendly. Unfortunately they […]

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Spending a Day with the Birds and the EPL7

I spent my Sunday morning in the park with the Pen E-PL7 and the Panasonic 100-300mm. The Pany 100-300mm is quite huge for the E-PL7 but, but manageable. Frankly speaking I really like the AF in the E-PL7 compare to the E-M5. I have noticed that this pen has improved AF both in Single AF […]

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Going back to shooting

I have not done a lot of post since late last year because of my busy schedule. I miss it so much, in fact I always carry my PEN E-PL7 with me so I can shoot here and there, but I don’t have a lot of time in my hands like I use to. A […]

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My Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Compact System Camera Gear

Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Cameras MFT Camera Bodies: Olympus E-PL7 16MP Compact System Camera with 3-Inch LCD (Silver) Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Interchangeable Lens Camera OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera (Infrared Converted)

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Daily Photo – Black Grasshopper

Shot this the other day during my daily walk to the bushes. This is a Lubber Grasshopper, these grasshoppers are eye catching because of their large size and dark colors.  They are unable to fly and as I have notice,sluggish and doesn’t jump away unless they are threaten.

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Calamansi shot with the Pen-PL1

I shot this one with my very first pen camera, the OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera  and with the Panasonic LUMIX G 20mm f/1.7 Aspherical Pancake Lens . In post, I use the usual, Lightroom, Photoshop CC and my favorite plugin from Topaz Labs, Topaz Detail. I use Topaz Detail to extract the details from the photo.

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Daisies for Macro Monday

I shot this one with my little Olympus PEN E-PL3 (Black) and with the Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 45mm f1.8 (Black) Lens . In post, I use the usual, Lightroom, Photoshop CC and my favorite plugin from Topaz Labs, Topaz Detail. I use Topaz Detail to extract the details from the photo.

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Grip Base for Olympus OM-D E-M5 by J.B. Camera Designs

Today’s feature gear in What’s in My Bag, the Grip Base for Olympus OM-D E-M5 – Made in USA by J.B. Camera Designs. This is an add on grip and based for your OM-D EM-5. Some em-5 owners like me wanted a larger grip for their em-5, and this is the answer. This is a […]

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USS Drum (SS-228) At Battleship Memorial Park

USS Drum (SS-228) is a Gato-class submarine of the United States Navy, the first Navy ship named after the drum, any of various types of fish capable of making a drumming sound. Drum is on display as a museum ship in Mobile, Alabama, at Battleship Memorial Park. I shot this with my beloved Olympus PEN […]

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Tokina SZ-X 630 60-300mm f4-5.6 Zoom Lens on OM-D EM-5

This is a used Tokina SZ-X 630 60-300mm f4-5.6 Zoom Lens Canon FD that I just bought from ebay, mounted on my OM-D EM-5 micro four thirds camera. It feels good on my EM-5, it’s not too heavy and is well balanced. It is lighter than my other FD telephoto, the Canon FD 200mm F/4 […]

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Morning In the Docks

I shot this yesterday(Sunday) morning. I was excited to go out, it was warm and the weather was perfect. Every Sunday, I make it a point to ride my bike, it’s that time of the week that I love most, just cruising along the side of the river until I get tired.

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Not All Roses are Red

I shot these flowers with my Olympus PEN E-PL3, with the Panasonic LUMIX G 20mm f/1.7 Aspherical Pancake Lens for Micro Four Thirds. These combo has been my everyday camera, it’s small, light, takes great pictures and I can take it anywhere I go. I did a little post processing using LR5 to add some […]

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A Cloudy Sunday Morning

It was a cloudy Sunday morning. I’ve been up since 6am, it’s now 6:45 and still cannot decide if I’m going to go out to ride my bike or to run. I finally decided to go for a bike ride, I went to this lake nearby, it’s nice there in the morning. Fresh air, quite, […]

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Using the Tiffen #47 Blue Filter with the Full Spectrum PEN E-PL1

I recently bought a Tiffen 58mm 47 Filter (Blue) for use with my Full Spectrum Converted Pen E-PL1. Since getting the camera seven months ago (July 2013), I have been using the 720nm and 850nm ir filter for my Black and White IR landscapes.

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Review Sigma 60mm F/2.8 DN|Art Lens for Micro Four Thirds- MFT, M43

This is my review of the Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN Lens (Micro Four Thirds). The Sigma 60mm DN is part of the Sigma DN series of lenses that were specifically designed for Compact System Camera’s (CSC’s) or the Mirrorless System Camera’s (MSC’s). There are currently three DN lenses that are available in the market, the […]

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The Busy Bee

Shot with the Olympus PEN E-PL1 and the Olympus M.Zuiko 40-150mm F/4.0-5.6 R Zoom Lens. Shot at 150mm, 1/1250, F/5.6, ISO 1000, Shutter Speed Priority. Please click here to buy a print of this photo. You can also see all my Nature and Wildlife Photos here. Gear: OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera Olympus M. 40-150mm […]

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Infrared Landscape in Black and White

If I remember it right, I made this photo July of 2013. This was made with my Full Spectrum OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera with the version 1 Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN -Micro 4/3 , I also have the Hoya 58mm RM-72 Infrared Filter. — Please click here to buy a print of […]

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