Olympus om-d, shots from the weekend!

Started Sep 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
texinwien
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Re: Olympus om-d, shots from the weekend!
In reply to ThomCull, Sep 19, 2012

ThomCull wrote:

May I ask what your kit is with the OM-D and if you have anything you don't like regarding it? I'm currently using a Canon 300D (bought in 2004) and I'm looking to jump ship into the m4/3 waters

I made the same jump at the end of April and have really been enjoying the E-M5, since. I'd pretty much quit carring the 300D around, most of the time, but the E-M5 goes practically everywhere with me.

I bought it with the kit lens and have added an Olympus 45mm f/1.8, Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 and Olympus 40-150mm.

I like all of the lenses, really - the kit lens and 40-150mm make a great daytime walk around pair. The 20mm is compact and good for low light, but a bit on the slower side when autofocusing. The 45mm is also fast and takes some beautiful pictures. I'm done buying lenses for 2012, but I will probably trade in the 20mm Pany for the new 17mm Oly early next year and see what else I'd like to add to fill out the gaps.

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Canon EOS 300D Olympus OM-D E-M5 Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS +14 more
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