Ken Strain

Ken Strain

Lives in United Kingdom United Kingdom
Joined on Sep 22, 2012

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  • Added 6 photos to their gallery
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  • I have removed the results from my gallery. Ken
  • CrisPhoto wrote: Ken Strain wrote: ... You are welcome. It was the Sigma 60mm. I suddenly feel uncomfortable with the atmosphere here, so won't be posting the rest of my results. Ken This is...
  • secretworld wrote: Thanks for looking into the PM2 Ken! What lens did you use, or did I miss that? You are welcome. It was the Sigma 60mm.  I suddenly feel uncomfortable with the atmosphere here,...
  • CrisPhoto wrote: Hi Ken, nice to see that someone caught the ball. Playing with the lighting is a good idea, I thought about it but after having done 30% of my work, I did not like the idea to redo...
  • Anders W wrote: Ken Strain wrote: secretworld wrote: What a great test! Did you also test the effect of the different settings on a PM2? Ibis on/off and anti shock 1/8s? Having set up a 'scope...
  • secretworld wrote: What a great test! Did you also test the effect of the different settings on a PM2? Ibis on/off and anti shock 1/8s? Having set up a 'scope for Christof's method, I had a go...
  • Great method, many thanks for posting.  A very nice feature of this method is its potential to be reproduced, so it should make it possible for anyone with access to a 'scope to compare cameras. I...
  • Frdric BERNARD wrote: Anders W wrote: Frdric BERNARD wrote: I bought this I think I might have found the ultimate shutter-shock terminator if I feel I am in "dangerous zone" (light lens at...
  • Ken Strain wrote: sbruno wrote: northcoastgreg wrote: I also have a converted E-PL1, and none of the kit zooms I have tried with it are all that sharp. The Panny 14-45 is the best of the lot; but...
  • Having had an EPM2 converted for IR with a Schott IR filter, by DSLR Astro TEC, I wanted to check which lenses worked best. Perhaps the results will be of some use to others (e.g. a question of...
  • Created discussions E-PM2 infrared sensitivity
    In a recent thread there was some difference of opinion as to whether the green pixels in an IR converted camera, with 750nm long-pass filter, would receive significant exposure. To test this as...
  • I'm adding examples for 720 ad 760nm in a new thread.  Ken Strain wrote: Ken Strain wrote: sbruno wrote: So I recently picked up a used E-PL1 that was converted to 750nm (not sure where the...
  • sbruno wrote: northcoastgreg wrote: I also have a converted E-PL1, and none of the kit zooms I have tried with it are all that sharp. The Panny 14-45 is the best of the lot; but there's no way...
  • Ken Strain wrote: sbruno wrote: So I recently picked up a used E-PL1 that was converted to 750nm (not sure where the conversion was done). I'm finding that images with my 14-42 II R are a fairly...
  • Replied in Shutter video
    radsaq wrote: Anders W wrote: radsaq wrote: If the shutter is cocked and then reopened immediately before the sensor is reset, doesn't that mean the entire process could be done in the same time...
  • Replied in Shutter video
    Alien from Mars wrote: radsaq wrote: Here's all four variations: Thanks a lot! So it seems it still fires the mechanical shutter with both curtains moving as usual, the EFC engages with 25ms...
  • sbruno wrote: Thanks for the feedback, guys. A couple of things to add: 1. The camera does confirm focus and images appear to be in focus.2. I'm shooting in RAW and processing in LR5.3. I used to...
  • sbruno wrote: So I recently picked up a used E-PL1 that was converted to 750nm (not sure where the conversion was done). I'm finding that images with my 14-42 II R are a fairly soft and lacking...
  • Andy Crowe wrote: That was the common sense a year ago. In years of shooting with unstabilized bodies (G1, GH1, GX1) and lenses without IS I've not had a single image with shutter shock. Given it...
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