Alex Notpro

Alex Notpro

Works as a Non-Photographer
Joined on Aug 23, 2011
About me:

Family photographer & photography enthusiast.

Alex Notpro's previous gear

Canon PowerShot SD1000 (Digital IXUS 70)
Canon PowerShot S100
Nikon D700
Bought used in 2013. Kept for a year. Nice camera.
Nikon D7000
Canon EOS 600D (EOS Rebel T3i / EOS Kiss X5)
Nikon D5100
Main camera for 2011-2013.
Didn't like the flash-based red eye reduction. Returned in exchange for D5100.
Lacks support for older screw-driven lenses. Returned in exchange for D7000.
Olympus PEN E-P3
Nikon 1 J1
Nikon D600
Camera died on 2nd day of shooting. Returned in exchange for E-PM2.
Over-hyped camera not that great. Returned after 5 days.
Bought and sold 3 times in 2013, 2014, 2016 to take advantage of Nikon's free shutter replacement.
Olympus PEN E-PM2
Olympus OM-D E-M1
Sony a7R
Secondary and sometimes main camera 2012-2016.
Main camera for 2013-2016.
Very sluggish camera, useful only for static scenes. Not worth the price. Returned it.
Sony a7
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1
Sony a6000
Main camera 2016-2018.
Amazing small camera. Used it for about 5 months. Got tired of it due to lack of IBIS and poor ergonomics.
Not portable enough to replace MFT. Returned it.
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-105mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR
Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm F1.8G
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/3.5-5.6G ED-IF VR
Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D
Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.8D
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR
Panasonic Lumix G Vario 7-14mm F4 ASPH
Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH
Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm F4-5.6 OIS
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-150mm 1:4-5.6
Tamron SP AF 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 Di II LD Aspherical (IF)
Panasonic Lumix G 14mm F2.5 ASPH
Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS
Nikon AF-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED
Panasonic Leica Summilux DG 25mm F1.4
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 60mm F2.8 Macro
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm F1.8
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G ED VR
Olympus Body Cap Lens 15mm F8.0
Panasonic Lumix G X Vario 35-100mm F2.8 OIS
Tokina Reflex 300mm F6.3 MF Macro
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.8 Pro
Sony FE 55mm F1.8 ZA Carl Zeiss Sonnar T*
Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2 ASPH OIS
Olympus 9mm F8 Fish-Eye Body Cap Lens
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-150mm F4-5.6 II
Other gear:
  • Asahi SMC Pentax 50mm f/1.4 (m42-FE adapted) sold
  • Metabones Nikon G to m43 SpeedBooster sold
  • Nikkor 135mm f/2.8 AI-s sold, didn't like the FL
  • Nikkor 35-70 f/2.8 AF-D sold for parts
  • Nikkor 35mm f/1.4 AI-S sold, excellent lens, replaced with native FE AF lens
  • Nikkor 85mm f/1.4 AI-S sold, soft at every aperture
  • Nikon Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8D sold, replaced with m43
  • Rokinon 14mm F2.8 IF ED MC
  • Rokinon 7.5mm F3.5 UMC Fisheye CS
  • Rokinon 85mm F1.4