GH3 - Who says that m43 is not good for sports !!!

Started Apr 29, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Martin.au
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Re: more high speed sport, toward camera, SAF mode

69chevy wrote:

Brian Wadie wrote:

SAF with EM-5, 75-300 hand-held, 4fps from the beach, no pre-focus, just letting the camera get on with the job. The boats are coming toward me at greater than 50mph. Shooting toward the sun with up to +2ev dialled in. Success rate for focus in over 1000 shots was >90% (compositionally an awful lot less, but that was down to the photographer   )

Your DOF at f6-f8 is like a FF DSLR at f12-f16.

The DOF is so big you almost can't miss focus.

Do you carry an FF and a 500-600mm lens normally?

If not then how are you going to get those shots with nice shallow DOF?

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