My first wedding with OMD

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Y1981
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My first wedding with OMD
May 23, 2013

Hello!

Switched from Canon FF and L-lenses to Oly and very happy with OMD IQ, all olympus lenses used are wide open, almost no frames not in focus, I think OMD can be easily used by wedding photographers.

Just wanted to share some pics from yesterday's wedding, made with OMD + 9-18 + 25/1.4 + 75/1.8

PP in LR+ PS + Silver Efex, love sepia tone for this wedding, clients definitely will get in color also.

P.S. English is not my native, sorry:)

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In reply to Y1981, May 23, 2013

Terrific job!
Please upload the original color photos as well.
Nicely done

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GREAT WORK, Y!
In reply to Y1981, May 23, 2013

An excellent mix of conventional done very well (and you have to do the conventional for the requirements of the wedding party) and the unusual.

Great work getting the bride up on the steam engine. And no doubt you use the tilting screen for that excellent low shot with the bride and groom, the car, and the impressive building.

And goodness me! I even like the sepia!

Terrific memories for the happy couple.

Where are you located?

Cheers, geoff

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cool beans

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Bravo, who says that 4/3 is not for weddings

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Looks great!  Can't say anything bad about this set at all.  I shot a wedding last year with my OMD and dSLR together.  I enjoyed using the OMD more for that event.  I ended up selling the dSLR, but after a while I really missed some thing sabout FF, and now I'm a two system man with a D600 + EPL-5.

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Great wedding pics...
In reply to Y1981, May 23, 2013

You did a very impressive job with your OMD.

I like your approach and execution. Number 15 is my favorite.

Thanks for sharing.

Cheers,

Luego

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Thanks for sharing, great shots.

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In reply to Y1981, May 23, 2013

Congratulations, it's not easy to find a priest that marries you with a camera

Amazing photos!

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Some of the most delightful wedding images I have seen from any camera.

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In reply to Y1981, May 23, 2013

Love them!
The cigar one and the car one with the building behind them are my favorite ones. What lens did you use for the car and building one?

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In reply to Y1981, May 24, 2013

You clearly understand lighting, posing, and composition! You will enjoy using the E-M5 for your event work -- and it's obvious that you can produce outstanding images using the system.

Very, very nice work -- thanks for sharing!

God Bless,

Greg

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In reply to Y1981, May 24, 2013

Fantastic work. These images are not gear dependent.

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Simply the best........an artist.........BRAVO........!

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Y1981
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In reply to Y1981, May 24, 2013

Hi guys!

Thank you all for your comments!:-)

This photos are made in Moscow, lenses used for each shot mentioned in captions, used autoISO everywhere except with champagne (needed faster shutter speed)

manual focus old Soviet Union macro lens Volna-9 with m42-m4/3 adapter iso 320

75/1.8 iso 200

9-18/4-5.6 iso 200

75/1.8  iso 200

75/1.8  iso 200

75/1.8 with camera on the ground and tilted screen iso 1000

75/1.8  iso 1000

25/1.4 iso 200

9-18/4-5.6 from the ground wide open iso 200

75/1.8  9 frames per second!!:) iso 1600

75/1.8  from the ground, iso 400

75/1.8  iso 800

75/1.8  iso 800

75/1.8  iso 3200

75/1.8 from the ground 9 fps, iso 1600

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In reply to Y1981, May 24, 2013

I like your color much more than the overly processed vintage sepia.

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Beautiful and creative, very good indeed.

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These are beautiful! I think the sepia works well with the theme they are going for. Or set the tone for a theme. lol. Either way, these are lovely.

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Amazing shots !!  Thanks for sharing

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In reply to Y1981, May 24, 2013

Fantastic shots! I have to agree I prefer the colour versions, but I guess it really comes down to personal taste and what the bride & groom prefer...

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