1. Reminder: Please use our affiliate links for holiday shopping!

How fast is the AF on the EP3? EP3 vs. Canon 7D

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by Armanius, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. Armanius

    Armanius Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 23, 2010
    Houston
    Muttley
    I saw this little test done by Phoblographer with the EP3 v. Canon 7D. Not sure if it's comparing apples and oranges, but it's pretty interesting.

    [ame=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeUNGYmmqXo]YouTube - ‪The Phoblographer's Autofocus Test: Olympus EP3 vs Canon 7D‬‏[/ame]

    Here's a couple more videos from the Phoblographer regarding the EP3.

    [ame=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Do8azZq5kAo]YouTube - ‪The Phoblographer Shows off the Olympus EP-3's focusing‬‏[/ame]

    [ame=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oc9f57xuVoU]YouTube - ‪Panasonic lens focusing on olympus ep3‬‏[/ame]

    [ame="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGjLFo6G58o"]YouTube - ‪The Phoblographer tests the Olympus 17mm F/2.8 vs the 12mm F/2 on the EP3‬‏[/ame]
     
    • Like Like x 2
  2. mach330

    mach330 Mu-43 Veteran

    240
    Mar 19, 2011
    The OC
    i'm interested in seeing a G3 comparison as well.
     
  3. thearne3

    thearne3 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    807
    Jan 28, 2010
    Redding, CT USA
    A Finnish blogger added a speed test E-P2 v E-P3 v Nikon D3x with several lenses. The procedure is not scientific, but very practical: 75 sequential shots, timed and averaged, while continually alternating between two focus targets. Very impressive results! (And consistent with Oly claims...)

    PEKKA POTKA