EP3 + 7-14mm + Lego Skyscrapers!

Discussion in 'Native Lenses' started by jasonallen127, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. jasonallen127

    jasonallen127 New to Mu-43

    Aug 1, 2011
    I just put my new E-P3 and Panasonic 7-14mm f/4 lens through the paces this weekend, and they performed ADMIRABLY! What a combo! Teeny tiny compared to my former D700 + 14-24mm f/2.8, and with similar performance (for all practical purposes)!

    Here are some pretty cool quick snaps that I took with the combo. This was an exhibit at the National Building Museum in Washington DC...

    The World Trade Center model was about 13 feet tall!
    P8060330 by Jason Allen Photo, on Flickr

    This one is almost 17 feet tall!
    P8060333 by Jason Allen Photo, on Flickr

    These were about 12 feet tall... I still can't believe they are made with 100% standard Lego pieces!
    P8060338 by Jason Allen Photo, on Flickr

    Some people in this shot, for perspective:
    P8060349 by Jason Allen Photo, on Flickr

    Nothing too fancy in these photos, and certainly no magazine covers from these, but they're shots I wouldn't have taken with my former SLR gear because I wouldn't have hauled the heavy gear out of the house for an outting like this!

    So far, I'm loving the 7-14mm f/4, and I encourage others to try it on for size to see if uuber-wide photography is where your photo-mojo lives...
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  2. sprinke

    sprinke Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 5, 2011
    Pasadena, CA
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    I <3 Legos.
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  3. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
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    Kelly Gibbons
    I've been dreaming of this lens for months. I love the shot with the people.

    Sent from my iPhone using Mu-43 App
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  4. randomlogik

    randomlogik Mu-43 Rookie

    Aug 7, 2011
    I was thinking of doing somethin like this. Looks awesome!
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  5. jasonallen127

    jasonallen127 New to Mu-43

    Aug 1, 2011
    Glad you guys liked the snaps! I'm going to give this lens (and the 20mm f/1.7) a workout this weekend in NYC.
  6. penfan2010

    penfan2010 Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 12, 2010
    NJ, USA
    Brilliant! I was there with my family this past weekend as well after a full day at Brick Fair in Chantilly. your photos really do the skyscraper legos justice, they are fantastic.
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