HappyVan

HappyVan

Joined on Jan 1, 2011

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  • Oly's market share is tiny. So, they depend on brand loyalty and word of mouth. Hence, the tireless Oly volunteers who push MFT in every forum. :-) Not so much lately. ;-)
  • Replied in This ...
    Embarrassing but not fatal. http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-seattle-scopes-report-20150331-story.html http://www.drugwatch.com/2015/03/09/olympus-superbug-scope-infections/
  • ... Sony got a share in Oly's medical technology. So, Oly really needs to turn their money-losing divisions around, because Sony now owns part of their cash cow. Le's see if Thom is right about ...
  • Created discussions Sony exiting from Olympus?
    Some news from Thom. Seems that Sony has sold half of its stock holdings in Oly. Doesn't look like Oly is going to be a part of the Sony family. Yes, I'm sure that Oly will remain a Sony customer. ...
  • Replied in Disappointed
    Had high expectations when I bought the Pany GH1 in late 2009. Realized immediately that it was not good enough to replace the DSLR. Since then, Nikon has raced ahead with still photography. MILC ...
  • ... people with limited photographic experience.
  • Replied in Fuji?
    Why ask me? :-) You should ask the A-users. Or those who converted to Oly FT mount! That's where you're get your answer.
  • Recently, took a road trip. Could have brought along a ton of stuff in the car. But, I was very pleased with a light kit, Sigma 35mm 1.4, Nikon 50mm 1.8 and Nikon 70-300. Most of the shots were ...
  • They have given up on the contest with Canikon DSLR. It's now a direct showdown with the other MILC brands. From the revised numbers, MFT doesn't look too good.
  • ... They're selling a lot more cameras than the film days. The problem is with MILC. If MILC unit sales start to decline, there will be casualties.:-(
  • I have been following the weekly numbers here... http://www.dslrphoto.com/dslr/space.php?do=jranking&view=all In the last six months, MILC presence has decline. This week (typical of last two ...
  • ... if you are a FF user. Why don't you ask the guys in the FF forum what they think.
  • That will certainly end the arguments! Wink!
  • Replied in You have PM
  • BTW, looked at your gallery. Looks good to me. XXX
  • Which DSLR and what lens versus the A6000 and what lens? Sorry! I checked out your gallery. Can't tell much from the blurry 900x600 pics.
  • Replied in The war is over
    Everyone seems to have their pet rant. Let's get back on topic. The war that Demolder refers to is over. It was a war between the compact-system challengers using old technologies, against Canikon. ...
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  • Replied in Sorry Bob
    I try to discuss the specifics rather than do name calling. Wink!
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