A month in India with GX7s

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by RzzB, Apr 16, 2014.

  1. RzzB

    RzzB Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 14, 2013
    Well I survived a month in India - first real outing with a pair of GX7s. I say survived - there seems to be two words missing from the language there - one is "Health", the other is "Safety"!

    First two weeks were on a Paul Sansome workshop in Rajasthan - the second two were travelling with a guide and driver in Sikkim - scary heights and roads! Actually a brilliant month.

    See some images on Flickr here....


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  2. Dan Lopez

    Dan Lopez Mu-43 Regular

    Aug 12, 2011
    Very nice set! What lenses did you use?
  3. RzzB

    RzzB Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 14, 2013
    This is what I had with me...

    Panasonic 14mm f/2.5 Prime
    Olympus 45mm f/1.8 Prime
    Olumpus 9-18mm f/4-5.6
    Panasonic 12-35mm f/2.8
    Panasonic 45-200mm f/4-5.6
    Panasonic 100-300mm f/4-5.6

    Mainly used the 12-35mm f/2.8, 45-200mm f/4-5.6 and the Olympus 45mm f/1.8.

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  4. ex machina

    ex machina Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jan 3, 2014
    Northern Virgnia
  5. Ricoh

    Ricoh Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Nov 2, 2013
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    Enjoyed viewing the set, very interesting.
    One of the shots appears to show 3rd world dental surgery at its best, lol. It looks like some geezer, a would be 'dentist', using a toffee hammer with a cloth ready to catch the stream of flowing blood.
  6. Duncan

    Duncan Mu-43 Regular

    Oct 31, 2013
    Wow, really great pictures. What is going on in the picture of the man with the small hammer? Is he doing dental work?
  7. emptysensor

    emptysensor Mu-43 Veteran

    Dec 8, 2011
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    Wow, great work with many excellent compositions.
  8. RzzB

    RzzB Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 14, 2013
    Thanks to all for the kind words...

    Ha ha - yes indeed that is the local dentist! He was on the pavement (sidewalk) - well beside the road, in town - with a crowd of onlookers! It was difficult to get near enough to take photos.

    I didn't wait for the blood!

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  9. 2112

    2112 Mu-43 Regular

    Apr 3, 2014
    Emerald Isle, NC.
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    Great set... loved viewing... Thanks
  10. RamblinR

    RamblinR Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Aug 16, 2012
    Sunshine Coast, Qld Australia
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  11. Jaynometry

    Jaynometry Mu-43 Regular

    Sep 13, 2011
    Toronto, Ontario
    Very, very great set! Makes a fellow GX7'er like me proud!
  12. Toddster

    Toddster Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 7, 2013
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    Todd Cleaver
    What a great set. Thank you for sharing, these are just beautiful.
  13. krugorg

    krugorg Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jul 18, 2011
    Minnesota USA
    What a great set of travel images - thanks for sharing!
  14. PhotoKatt

    PhotoKatt New to Mu-43

    Mar 6, 2014
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Outstanding work/play, many wonderful images!
    Hope to see more sometime
  15. Crdome

    Crdome Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Sep 11, 2011
    West Central Indiana
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    Stunning images. I love your usage of cinematographic image ratio formats.

  16. agpr

    agpr Mu-43 Regular

    Nov 2, 2010
    Heraklion, Crete
    Colorful, intersting and immersing set. Thank you for sharing.
  17. Wasabi Bob

    Wasabi Bob Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Some excellent photo - I really enjoyed seeing them. Thanks for sharing!
  18. shaolinmonk

    shaolinmonk Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 31, 2013
    Toronto Canada
  19. thach

    thach Mu-43 Rookie

    Dec 14, 2013
    Orange County, CA
    Thanks again for sharing. Very nice!
  20. RzzB

    RzzB Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 14, 2013
    Many thanks to all for the kind words.

    Annoyingly, (only joking) what I consider to be the best photo of the trip was taken by my wife!
    And she is a painter not a photographer!


    I told her to put it on her web site, give up painting and take up photography :)
    The shot was taken with her G3 and 14-140mm lens.

    I'm a bit busy at the moment but I will try to get around to writing up my experiences with the M43 kit on the trip, in the next few weeks. If anyone is interested that is!

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