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Getty and Panasonic on London 2012 Olympics

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by drewbot, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. everythingsablur

    everythingsablur Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 4, 2010
    Toronto, ON
    You have to love all of the "equivalency Nazis" in the DPR comment section. So much hate. If it's not full frame, it must be garbage. And that's why I don't bother with DPR forums/comments anymore...

    Still, I am interested to see what Dean's ultimate results are, what his experience with the G5 in that environment is like, and - much like the DPR haters - would be curious to know what his rough keeper rate is...
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  2. daimos

    daimos Mu-43 Veteran

    Jun 23, 2010
  3. mister_roboto

    mister_roboto Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jun 14, 2011
    Seattle, WA, USA
  4. sLorenzi

    sLorenzi Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 15, 2010
    I usually take some time reading DPR comments. It kinda funny.

    BTW, it's nice too see Panasonic doing some marketing in the Olympics.
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  5. drewbot

    drewbot Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Oct 21, 2011
    Toronto, ON
    You have to hope he's testing out the 35-100.
  6. Promit

    Promit Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 6, 2011
    Baltimore, MD
    Promit Roy
    The 2x crop might be a useful advantage out there, actually. I wonder if anyone will try to do the V1/F-mount thing?
  7. Chrisnmn

    Chrisnmn Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 26, 2012
    Auckland, New Zealand
    geez!!! whats the problem with the people at DPR. its not even funny reading those comments anymore. if its not a "ferrari" you're not allowed to go on the streets... I have a FF camera and a m43 camera, i can live in peace with both systems.

    im not sold to anyone. go out and shoot and have fun.

    ...and good move for panasonic! its good to see/read those D/X/MK/5kg-or die-cameras photog talking...
  8. drewbot

    drewbot Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Oct 21, 2011
    Toronto, ON
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  9. jloden

    jloden Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    May 15, 2012
    Hunterdon County, NJ
    Awesome drewbot, I hope the 35-100 is coming soon... after the 12-35 I'm duly impressed and would love to have the other half of the dynamic duo :) 
  10. blue

    blue Mu-43 Veteran

    Jun 1, 2010
    TBH I don't think the photographer is really doing justice to the m43 system. For instance

    Team GB at the Men’s Gymnastics - Lumix Lifestyle - Share the experience

    I've seen much better from supposed amateurs

    It's a pity he couldn't stick on one of the 43 pro Zuikos on the camera, but even without that he could have done so much more, drawn much better out of the gear.

    This guy is making a better fist of things using an iphone

    London 2012: Dan Chung's smartphone Olympics - in pictures | Sport | guardian.co.uk
  11. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Sad, but very true. :rolleyes: 
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