Lives in United States Eugene, OR, United States
Works as a Fine Furniture Design and Build--Retired
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2 Nikon D7100,---------------2--Oly O-MD E-M1
Zooms: Tokina 11-16 mm------------Nikon 24-85 mm f3.5-4.5 VR-----------------Nikon 70-200 mm f4------Sigma 18-35 mm F1.8----Sigma 17-50 mm F2.8 OS----- Olympus 12-40mm F2.8------Panasonic 35-100mm F2.8-------Oly 7-14 mm F2.8

sgl focal lenght:
Nikon 60 mm G f2.8------Sigma 35mm f1.4---------------Nikon 85mm F1.8 G af------Nikon 105 mm F2.8
various Olympus primes

Epson 3880
Using CS5, NIK suites, PSE10 and a few plug-ins for PP

Enjoy the art of trying to see but need to build on the craft of photography... been away from pics and starting over again, after 18 years and some small local exhibits....

ron_9's recent activity

  • I'm the OP and I did download 3.01 and it does seem to take care of the problem of slow start up of the evf--thanks all --ron s.
  • just googled it and it has only been out for 4 days and it does say it addresses the EVF issue--thanks--will give it a try  --ron .s
  • adrian, I don't know how I missed the 3.1 but I apparently have.  do you know if it does address this issue--ron s.
  • Created discussion thread EVF slow to start up
    Ever since downloading the new 3.0 firmware, on my MK11's, it seems that the EVF is slower to actuate than before when I bring it up to my eye.  Either I have changed something accidentally, that ...
  • Thanks guys, everyone has a valid, plus hands-on experience and that was what I was looking for.  I have owned the 100-400mm and thought it a great lens, a bit soft way out, but that could have ...
  • Created discussion thread 1.4 TC on Panasonic 50-200mm f2.8-4
    Has anyone used and what were the results of using the TC1.4x Panasonic teleconverter, and/or the TC2.0X on the Panasonic 50-200mm.  Does anyone have a link to a preformed blur test--thanks ron .s
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