Sermonem

Lives in Australia Perth, Australia
Joined on Jan 3, 2012

Sermonem's recent activity

  • Sorry to throw some cold water over this thread. Surely the most important part of all this is the quality of the photos that are taken with the equipment. The black/white/silver question is of ...
  • Following on from my earlier post, the sdm’s in my 16-50 and 50-135 lasted approximately 10 yrs and faded gradually over the last year. From earlier discussions on the sdms, it appears from my own ...
  • Yes, I know... overprocessed in Snapseed. On holiday in Bali with some time on my hands. My J5 is set to NEF plus low res jpeg and the photo above is from a low res jpeg and transferred via the ...
  • Eeny meeny miny mo. Which tattoo for me today? (On holiday in Bali. J5 and 10-100 non pd w some Snapseed pp)
  • Replied in Friday Night
    It looks like a good tri/bi pod. But I can’t see how you would pack it for travel.
  • Hi Dick, for reasons of weight and space I took only the newly repaired 16-50 and the 50-135. I used the 50-135 most of the time and it worked better than before the repair. I sorely missed having ...
  • Hi Dick, like you, I had SDM failures for both my 16-50 and my 50-135 and after a lot of thought went for the option of having the local agent replace the SDM motors and the circuit boards. After ...
  • Hi Phil, I would second bkpix ‘s message. I recently purchased a kp with a grip and undertook a trip to Antarctica and used my 50-135 almost exclusively. Not the same useage as you have mentioned. ...
  • As per the previous post, the two lenses have been fixed and in the meantime I had a wedding request sprung on me at short notice. I tested the lenses before hand in the back yard and all appeared ...
  • Around the time of my last post in this thread, I thought I would take the plunge on my 16-50 and the 50-135 and have the SDM motors fixed. They were more or less dead on both lenses. The Aust ...
  • I’m in agreement with the contributors in this thread. I have both the 16-50 and the 50-135 and in both cases the SDM has failed in the past 12 months. Like others I’ve agonised whether to cut my ...
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