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Getting to grips with new E-P3

Discussion in 'Other Genres' started by nwheal, Jan 10, 2012.

  1. nwheal

    nwheal Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 1, 2012
    Kent, England
    I have had the E-P3 for several days now and I have been playing around with the files that this belter of a camera puts out.

    One thing that really amazes me is the quality of the images and the detail these little lens resolve.

    If I am totally honest I thought I would be seeing a difference in image quality from my old D300 and D700 but I think the images are just as clean under the right conditions.

    Now I know I will not get the high ISO performance of the D700 out of the files however I think the reduced size of the system and the fact that I now have crumpler shoulder bag, that carries, my X100, The E-P3 and four lenses, when the same bag used to struggle to carry the D700 with a short zoom and a flash.

    Here are several more images from recent wander.

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    Normal JPG's edited in LR.


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  2. dcassat

    dcassat Mu-43 Veteran

    Nov 16, 2011
    I am curious which lens(es) you used for these?

  3. nwheal

    nwheal Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 1, 2012
    Kent, England
    The following lenses were used

    1. Taken with Olympus 45mm ƒ1.8

    2+3. Taken with 40-150 Kit Lens


  4. frankmarin

    frankmarin New to Mu-43

    Jan 9, 2012
    Shoot in RAW, then edit in LR, your notice the difference. Enjoy, that's what it's all about.
  5. WT21

    WT21 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Feb 19, 2010
    But why shoot in RAW, if you are happy with jpg output???

    Good set as usual Nigel.
  6. starlabs

    starlabs Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 30, 2010
    Los Angeles
    Great photos, I especially liked the last one!
  7. nwheal

    nwheal Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 1, 2012
    Kent, England
    Thanks for the comments, I am sure sooner or later I will see what the raw file perform like but for now I am happy with the jpgs. For the time being I will stick with the shorter work flow until I can operate the camera with out thinking.
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