Micro 4/3 Lens Question: Two Different Goals and Applications

Started Feb 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
Dave Sanders
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Re: Micro 4/3 Lens Question: Two Different Goals and Applications
In reply to iim7v7im7, Feb 24, 2013

iim7v7im7 wrote:

For Close-up Watch Photography: There are two choices here: Olympus 60 mm F2.8 Macro or the Panasonic Leica 45 mm F2.8 Macro. I like the build quality of the Panasonic over the Olympus but I suspect the Olympus can be used from farther back to get the same image. If any of you have experience with both, I would appreciate your input.

Have you read Ming Thein's blog? He's a professional watch photographer who writes very well and takes great photos. And uses an OM-D with 60 macro.

Here's his review of the 60mm Macro and the 600R flash. This is a great bit on watch photography and using the OM-D. Might be a worthwhile read for you.

And please, post photos. I love watches. I love photos. I love photos of watches 

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