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Am I still ugly?

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by uscrx, Aug 29, 2011.

  1. uscrx

    uscrx Mu-43 Veteran

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    Aug 26, 2011
    Shasta Cascade
    So after some moments of ridicules for having not so attractive attachments, it's only fair I give my e-p1 a fair treatment. It got leatheretted today.

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  2. Ned

    Ned Mu-43 Legend

    Jul 18, 2010
    Alberta, Canada
    Maybe not the most practical, but I always considered the E-P1 to be the most attractive PEN body made. ;) The extra attachments on the newer versions take away from the attractiveness in my opinion... but worth it for what they do.

    Yes, the leather does make it even more attractive though... as does the G.Zuiko lens! :thumbup:
     
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  3. drd1135

    drd1135 Zen Snapshooter

    Mar 17, 2011
    Southwest Virginia
    Steve
    The E-p1 is a nice piece of design. Photography is a mixture of science and art. Why shouldn't our artistic sides appreciate the design of the camera, after all? Still waiting for the leatherette kit for my E-P2.
     
  4. ksn

    ksn Mu-43 Veteran

    266
    Mar 6, 2011
    Never really been a big fan of Olympus' stylings. This does help though:

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  5. dixeyk

    dixeyk Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 9, 2010
    For some reason I find the red E-PL1 much more attractive.
     
  6. uscrx

    uscrx Mu-43 Veteran

    440
    Aug 26, 2011
    Shasta Cascade

    Pen F lenses are built for it.. I think it complements MFT quite well. It's certainly the right size... small and compact yet heavy and silky smooth focus ring.. I love em.
     
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  7. uscrx

    uscrx Mu-43 Veteran

    440
    Aug 26, 2011
    Shasta Cascade
    IMO, little bit of silver trim on the top portion of the camera may make it look interesting.

    I still like the retro look of a leatheretted e-p1 & 2... or completely black.
     
  8. GaryAyala

    GaryAyala Mu-43 Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
    SoCal
    I like the red body ... I'll take two.

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