JensLyn

Lives in Copenhagen
Works as a IT Specialist (zOS mainframe software)
Joined on Oct 25, 2015
About me:

I am an old fart who enjoys photgraphy using mainly Olympus M43 cameras and Olympus/Panasonic/Sigma lenses.
My favorite lenses are (in no particular order):
Oly 35-100 F2 (FT), Oly 50-200 2.8-3.5 SWD (FT), Oly 45 and 75 mm F 1.8 + 300 mm F4 M43 primes.
Signa 105 mm F2.8 Macro (FT) Panasonice 14 mm F 2.5 (m43)
Camera: EM1, EM1 mk2 EP-3

JensLyn's recent activity

  • Chris Mak I agree that new gear is light years ahead of these old Olympus cameras when it comes to basic IQ paramters such as DR,ISO, clarity and color fidelity. I wouldn't dare to say the ...
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    P9014967Color
  • Replied in printing large
    @Denjw That is a really beautiful photo ! Well Done - and I guess youre right: ISO 800 plus doesn't really cut it when it comes to printing large for M43
  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
    Common Kingfisher: Taken from a public road at a distance of appr. 10 meters (circa 11 Yards)
  • Submitted a challenge entry Crocodile from Danish Croc Zoo
    Taken at the only Croc Zoo I ever visited.
It was a small Zoo will some incredible animals 
https://www.visitlolland-falster.com/ln-int/crocodile-zoo-gdk615682
    Placed 36th in the challenge. Taken at the only Croc Zoo I ever visited. It was a small Zoo will some incredible animals https://www.visitlolland-falster.com/ln-int/crocodile-zoo-gdk615682
  • @Ben Hermann You are spot on ! I started with a humble E510 kit with two lenses, which gave so much fun. A few month ago I went through my old photo collection, looking for shot of my friends son ...
  • Helle Erwin the 35-100 certainly over-matched the E500 sensor. But  the model told me, that sje really preferred the old School look from the sepia photos taken With the E500. I Will try to ...
  • 100 % agree - this is why I even bothered to buy that old  camera. What surprised me is how 'ordinary' people how look at photos. Even though the modern gear produces much superior results, old ...
  • Created discussion thread Old gear beats new !!
    I would like to share an interesting experience I had recently. A couple of weekd ago I saw an Olympus E-500 in pristine condtion for sale for about 80$ complete with battery and charger. I have ...
  • Shutterlag ? I seldom use AF-S, but in my yexperience, it is almost instaneous, maybe it iis becuase my EM1 mk1 and EM1 mk2 is using Phase detection. Only time I experience shutterlag is in dim ...
  • Hello am I have been shooting MirrorLess for quite a few years, so I will try to answer your question. In short: AF in ML camera's with Phase detection can be great, AF in ML cameras with contraast ...
  • Created discussion thread M43 versus Canon FF real life
    Recently I was out with a good friend looking for the elusive Kingfisher. This gave me a good opportunity to compare  how our kit compared in real life situations. My firend use a Canon 6D with a ...
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    KingfisherOly2
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    KingfisherOlyKingfisherCanonFF
  • Hello Steve that is a very sensible posting. I too own the EM1mk2 (and Mk1) and the 300 mm F4, and I am very satisfied with my gear.
    As you wrote, it takes some time and practise tp get the most...

  • Submitted a challenge entry At The Beach
    Placed 20th in the challenge.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Blue Roller
    Kenya March 2017
    Placed 18th in the challenge. Kenya March 2017
  • Submitted a challenge entry Purple Grenadier
    Kenya 
Used 1.4 exender
    Placed 65th in the challenge. Kenya Used 1.4 exender
  • Submitted a challenge entry Blue Roller
    Kenya
    Placed 13th in the challenge. Kenya
  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
    Starlings
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