Tokyo with the X-E2

Started Dec 13, 2013 | Discussions
mvesterinen
mvesterinen New Member • Posts: 12
Tokyo with the X-E2
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Just finished uploading the images to my portfolio from my first visit to Tokyo. Such an amazing city!

This time i only brought the X-E2 and the following lenses 14mm, 23mm, 35 and 55-200mm. Compared to my X-Pro1 i would say that the much improved EVF and the faster AF were the main things i noticed in real life shooting.

I did shoot at high ISO:s a lot (3200-6400) I really like organic feel of the noise the x-trans sensor produces, very filmlike.

All the images are processed in Lightroom 5.3 with VSCO presets.

You'll find them here: http://www.ishoot.se/tokyo

Hope you like them.

mooshoepork Regular Member • Posts: 252
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Brilliant!

For some reason this site always loads super slow for me, so haven't seen them all yet.

What was your favourite/most used lens?

ozeltzex Forum Member • Posts: 55
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Beautiful!!

Rolf_52 Regular Member • Posts: 421
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Great....thanks for sharing +1

Rolf

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VoltusV New Member • Posts: 4
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Ikebukuro Duplex Tower!

Will be travelling to tokyo with my XE2 this week...hopefully will be able to capture scenes as good as yours...

will be staying @ ikebukuro as well...

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shigzeo
shigzeo Senior Member • Posts: 1,783
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

mvesterinen wrote:

Just finished uploading the images to my portfolio from my first visit to Tokyo. Such an amazing city!

This time i only brought the X-E2 and the following lenses 14mm, 23mm, 35 and 55-200mm. Compared to my X-Pro1 i would say that the much improved EVF and the faster AF were the main things i noticed in real life shooting.

I did shoot at high ISO:s a lot (3200-6400) I really like organic feel of the noise the x-trans sensor produces, very filmlike.

All the images are processed in Lightroom 5.3 with VSCO presets.

You'll find them here: http://www.ishoot.se/tokyo

Hope you like them.

You sir, are an amazing photographer. Loved all your series, especially Norway.

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(unknown member) Veteran Member • Posts: 3,441
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Thank's, now i know the Place...

Birse Boy Regular Member • Posts: 357
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

very nice !

Albert Valentino Senior Member • Posts: 5,604
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Excellent work!!!

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mvesterinen
mvesterinen OP New Member • Posts: 12
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

VoltusV wrote:

Ikebukuro Duplex Tower!

Will be travelling to tokyo with my XE2 this week...hopefully will be able to capture scenes as good as yours...

will be staying @ ikebukuro as well...

You Sir have a sharp eye. It indeed is Ikebukuro Duplex Tower Safe travels, you gonna love it!

mvesterinen
mvesterinen OP New Member • Posts: 12
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

shigzeo ? wrote:

mvesterinen wrote:

Just finished uploading the images to my portfolio from my first visit to Tokyo. Such an amazing city!

This time i only brought the X-E2 and the following lenses 14mm, 23mm, 35 and 55-200mm. Compared to my X-Pro1 i would say that the much improved EVF and the faster AF were the main things i noticed in real life shooting.

I did shoot at high ISO:s a lot (3200-6400) I really like organic feel of the noise the x-trans sensor produces, very filmlike.

All the images are processed in Lightroom 5.3 with VSCO presets.

You'll find them here: http://www.ishoot.se/tokyo

Hope you like them.

You sir, are an amazing photographer. Loved all your series, especially Norway.

Thank you so much! Glad you liked it.

mvesterinen
mvesterinen OP New Member • Posts: 12
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

mooshoepork wrote:

Brilliant!

For some reason this site always loads super slow for me, so haven't seen them all yet.

What was your favourite/most used lens?

I would say the 23mm and the 35mm. I really miss a shorter telephoto lens. The 55-200mm is physically too big for urban shooting. I'm waiting for the 56mm to arrive, gonna buy it day one for sure!

jm10 Senior Member • Posts: 2,049
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Very nice work Marko! thanks for posting.

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Chris Dodkin
Chris Dodkin Veteran Member • Posts: 7,084
What a fantastic set

Love the VSCO treatments as well

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Chris G Hughes Regular Member • Posts: 391
Re: What a fantastic set

Some good stuff here. I like the image outside the resturant (#12) a lot. Great atmosphere and color. I also really like the shot of the bartender. Great exposure. Rich and crisp.

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dark13star
dark13star Senior Member • Posts: 1,690
Excellent photos and processing
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Simply stunning

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mainger
mainger Regular Member • Posts: 352
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Stunning. I love them, and I live in Tokyo so they are doubly appreciated.

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Davidgilmour Senior Member • Posts: 1,426
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mvesterinen wrote:

Just finished uploading the images to my portfolio from my first visit to Tokyo. Such an amazing city!

This time i only brought the X-E2 and the following lenses 14mm, 23mm, 35 and 55-200mm. Compared to my X-Pro1 i would say that the much improved EVF and the faster AF were the main things i noticed in real life shooting.

I did shoot at high ISO:s a lot (3200-6400) I really like organic feel of the noise the x-trans sensor produces, very filmlike.

All the images are processed in Lightroom 5.3 with VSCO presets.

You'll find them here: http://www.ishoot.se/tokyo

Hope you like them.

All shots are brilliant!

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mvesterinen
mvesterinen OP New Member • Posts: 12
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

Thank you all for the nice comments. They mean a lot to me!

Sal Baker Veteran Member • Posts: 9,824
Re: Tokyo with the X-E2

mvesterinen wrote:

Just finished uploading the images to my portfolio from my first visit to Tokyo. Such an amazing city!

This time i only brought the X-E2 and the following lenses 14mm, 23mm, 35 and 55-200mm. Compared to my X-Pro1 i would say that the much improved EVF and the faster AF were the main things i noticed in real life shooting.

I did shoot at high ISO:s a lot (3200-6400) I really like organic feel of the noise the x-trans sensor produces, very filmlike.

All the images are processed in Lightroom 5.3 with VSCO presets.

You'll find them here: http://www.ishoot.se/tokyo

Hope you like them.

Beautiful images, congratulations!  Did you use presets from VSCO 4?  If you only bought one VSCO pak to start, which would you choose?  Thanks!

Sal

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