Lives in United States CA, United States
Joined on Aug 15, 2002

Philly's recent activity

  • So a non-AI lens will work on the Z mirrorless using the FTZ adapter. I have a couple of mint non-AI lenses purchased new in Hong Kong around 1972 or so, never used. I just got them from my...

  • How come no one ever mentions that the electronic shutter kicks in at anything shorter than 1/500 sec shutter speed?  Doesn't this cause an issue with rolling shutter on many outdoor pictures?  I ...
  • Panasonic should have used a PDAF sensor, to broaden its market appeal, IMO.  Instead they try to lock users to their lens system with the DFD AF. By doing so, they increase the entry barrier of ...
  • I had been using the Panasonic adapter for my E-M1 and 4/3 lenses (mainly 12-60mm and 50-200 SWD).  The construction is very solid.  But occasionally the lens contact would not register and I ...
  • This was a useful thread.  Thanks to Helen for the detailed information.  I just started to play with the focus stacking feature and also focus bracketing on my GX85.  I would add the following ...
  • Replied in not really
    The Sigma lens is more intended for Sony, providing an equivalent 24mm focal length. As for who would buy the 17mm f1.2, probably the type of people who buy the 25mm f1.2 when there were already ...
  • I bought $15 L-plate for my E-M1, couple of years ago off ebay.  Couldn't be happier with it.  Custom, precise fit with high quality finish.  It has built-in acra swiss dovetail, and an opening ...
Activity older than 12 months is not displayed.
Philly has not added any gear yet.
Total messages 1153
Threads started 41
Last post 11 months ago
Total comments 44
Total likes 33
Last post 2 months ago
Total reviews 1
Last review Jan 4, 2006
Entries 0
Votes cast 0
Photos uploaded 8
Last upload Jun 7, 2013