A housing compatible 4/3 and Micro 4/3 to the end of 2013

Started Jan 10, 2013 | Discussions
dave gaines
dave gaines Veteran Member • Posts: 9,186
Take photos

Good comments TJ. While we're waiting for something new to appear I think it's a good time to go take great photos with all this wonderful Olympus gear we already have.

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erichK Veteran Member • Posts: 6,383
Olympus was unwilling to commit...

To the best of my memory, Olympus pointedly and repeatedly stated that they were not sure whether their solution to the freely-admitted problem of inadequate AF and CAF for FT lenses would be a dslr or another EVIL camera,

But they were also quite adamant in stating that the OM-D would not be their top offering, and thereby, even at the cost of some possible OM-D sales, leaving room for that new -by implication more rugged, more weatherperoof and otherwise higher specced - new camera.

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Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness.
- W. Eugene Smith, Dec 30, 1918 to Oct 15, 1978.
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Thomas Kolenich
Thomas Kolenich Senior Member • Posts: 2,085
Re: Olympus was unwilling to commit...

Eric, as an owner of 2 E-5's, they still have plenty of life left in them. The decision of Olympus to go with the EM-5 rather than an E-7 was certainly the right one.

The new camera will be state of the art with the newest chip technology.

This is just a token comment to keep the thread alive after 5 days.

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