1. Welcome to Mu-43.com—a friendly Micro 4/3 camera & photography discussion forum!

    If you are thinking of buying a camera or need help with your photos, you will find our forum members full of advice! Click here to join for free!

Hello from the Great Northwest!

Discussion in 'Welcomes and introductions' started by Jennkaotic, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. Jennkaotic

    Jennkaotic Mu-43 Rookie

    Apr 22, 2012

    My name is Jennifer and I am living in Portland, Or. I recently purchased a E-PL1 and am LOVING it. I used to shoot film "back in the day" but gave that all up when I bought my first digital camera. It was an Olympus, the first 1 megapixel camera. It was a big deal back then a camera that had more than 1 million pixels and a 3x zoom to boot. Cost me $800. Since then I have owned a series of compact "prosumer" point and shoots. Some with good quality. I have been wanting to get back to being more serious about my photography but couldn't bear the thought of dragging around a full SLR.

    I love the micro 4/4 format and am loving having the flexibility of multiple lenses. Photography has changed since the last time I was really serious. The amount of information out there is AWESOME (especially on forums like this). I think I have learned more about photography in 6 weeks than I learned in 3 years when I was in high school.

    I look forward to learning more with everyone and am open to any critiques you might have on my photos. I shoot mostly Macro/Flowers but I am trying to cure myself of this addiction.

    You can check out my 365 project Here
  2. DeeJayK

    DeeJayK Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Feb 8, 2011
    Pacific Northwest, USA
    Welcome to the "sweet spot" of photography with :43:.

    Your shots are great. I particularly like the carnival pic and the interesting shot of your speedometer. What lens are you using for your macro work?
  3. tdekany

    tdekany Mu-43 All-Pro

    Dec 8, 2011
    Welcome! Another Portlander.
  4. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    Hello and welcome Jennifer (my daughter's name too!).
  5. dixeyk

    dixeyk Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 9, 2010
    Welcome Jennifer.:biggrin:
  6. nueces snapper

    nueces snapper Mu-43 All-Pro


    We need all the girls we can get. :biggrin:

    Love to see some scenics of Portland. :thumbup:
  7. tdekany

    tdekany Mu-43 All-Pro

    Dec 8, 2011
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.