benwood

benwood

Lives in United States Seattle USA, WA, United States
Works as a Sr. Engineer
Joined on Mar 19, 2010
About me:

Sony Alpha 700
Panasonic Lumix GX-1 with backup GF1. Mostly I shoot with the GX1 now.

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  • I really appreciate you taking the time to outline this experience in a thoughtful, thorough manner.  My impulse response is that there are a lot of drunks involved.  I mean that metaphorically of...
  • My wife and I went to the Canadian Rockies last September.  I took a GX-1 plus three primes -- 12mm and 45mm Oly, plus 25mm Pany 1.4.  Mostly I used the 12 and 45.  A very few times, I would have...
  • Thanks for the info and report -- I saved the link in case I get a GX7 and have a similar experience with the eyecup. Q:  with the original eyecup, were you wearing glasses or not?  I wear contacts...
  • I almost never take my lvf2 off the camera, and shoot 95% of my photos through it.  Outdoors, esp, just can't beat it.
  • I agree on the 'lackadaisical' comment -- they are referring to the included software (silkypix?).   I couldn't care less what that software does... I don't know why they aren't testing w/LR or...
  • Mostly the 12mm or 25mm, whichever I have on at the time.  Most of my video has been incidental.  I do not like how jiggly it is, even if I happen to have a monopod with me at the time.  Better...
  • Right... I misspoke with a cold jamming my brain.  But I had expected them to comment on the IBIS and how they felt about it's absence in video.  That absence, btw, is the one thing that gives me...
  • Thanks.  BTW, I just read the review in Pop Photography of the GX7, and they imply that there is no image stabilization at all.  Hmm... I scanned the article a 2nd time and see no mention of...
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