JohnClif

Lives in United States Bellevue, WA, United States
Works as a Software developer, writer, entepreneur
Joined on Jan 21, 2005
About me:

Life is what happens while you're making plans

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  • A camera is just a tool, and the goal is to use the right tool for the job. Are you making HUGE pictures , or shooting for magazines or websites? If the latter, you don't need 61 MP, and in fact ...
  • I am very pleasantly surprised at how sharp and detailed the images are out of this camera with a variety of lenses... M.Zuiko PRO, M.Zuiko, even old M42 Pentax SMTs. So, it's either you or your ...
  • The smoke from the California wildfires is making it hard to breathe here in the Seattle area, but also creating beautiful lighting conditions for photography. Kayakers on Lake Washington - Olympus ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Kayakers on Lake Washington
    The smoke from California's fires make it hard to breathe... but create interesting light for photos. This photo, taken from Carillon Point in Kirkland and looking west, would normally include the 520 bridge and Seattle as the background, but today water and sky merge into one.
    Placed 27th in the challenge. The smoke from California's fires make it hard to breathe... but create interesting light for photos. This photo, taken from Carillon Point in Kirkland and looking west, would normally include the 520 bridge and Seattle as the background, but today water and sky merge into one.
  • To me, what it really comes down to is that absent a significant technology change, image quality for Micro Four-Thirds is as good as it can get. When you can get an 80 MP image out of a camera, ...
  • Replied in EM5.Mark3
    Is Olympus going out of the camera business? I thought Olympus corporate is selling off the Olympus camera division, but the new owners will still be in the business of making Olympus cameras.
  • The PEN-F, E-M1 Mk II and Mk III, and the M1X can all do 50MP or higher-resolution images (80 MP in raw format). Aren't we past the point of diminishing returns when it comes to resolution? Most ...
  • I love photography but as an amateur I don't buy new cameras constantly. Even so, I have four Olympus M4/3 bodies... two EPL-5s, a PEN-F, and recently a E-M1 Mark II. I generally shoot now with ...
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