E-P2 at night.

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by Dunkeld, Oct 4, 2010.

  1. Dunkeld

    Dunkeld Mu-43 Regular

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    Gradually getting there with the E-P2 for night shots.

    Dave T.
     
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  2. Streetshooter

    Streetshooter Administrator Emeritus Subscribing Member Charter Member

    Dec 15, 2009
    Phila, Pa USA
    I'd say so...in fact, I'd love to see more...
    Thanks
     
  3. Brianetta

    Brianetta Mu-43 Veteran

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    That's awesome. Which lens were you using? It's really crisp, and I'm not sure that the kit zoom I have could let me pull this off.
     
  4. pdh

    pdh Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    i reckon he's using the kit zoom ...
     
  5. Brianetta

    Brianetta Mu-43 Veteran

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    ...and all the pedestrians are drunk and can't move quickly. Even all the way out at 14mm, the kit zoom is f/3.5, and this scene is frozen. If it was the kit zoom, I'm astounded; I can't manage anything like this in that sort of light, and it's not for want of trying.
     
  6. antithetic

    antithetic Mu-43 Regular

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    Jun 7, 2010
    City of Angels
    The EXIF shows:

    Camera: Olympus E-P2
    Lens: OLYMPUS M.14-42mm F3.5-5.6Shot at 14 mm
    Exposure: Auto exposure, Program AE, 1/60 sec, f/3.5, ISO 1600
    Flash: Auto, Did not fire

    My guess is the OP has some great steadiness.
     
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  7. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    This is a well executed shot.
     
  8. Dunkeld

    Dunkeld Mu-43 Regular

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    Jul 24, 2010
    Thanks for the kind comments folks. A 1/60th of a sec shutter speed is just about the limit for me with night shots. But, that high ISO factor is the real clincher for this type of shot.

    This image was straightened up in PS.

    I'm currently looking for nice lens with f/2 or less, but in my city it is hard to even buy any other Oly or Panny lens.
     
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