My Olympus 45 mm 1.8 has a bug .. Please help :(

Discussion in 'Nature' started by Bhupinder2002, Nov 30, 2012.

  1. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Hi Guys :wink:
    My trusty and beautiful Olympus 45mm 1.8 has a bug as evident from the images below. Please help me to get rid of it? Will firmware upgrade will help? I am unable to use my lens .Thanks in advance for your help :smile:
    All shots taken with OMD+ OLy 14-54mmII 2.8-3.5
    Cheers
    Bhupinder
    :rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

    PB301036.

    PB301041.

    PB301054.
     
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  2. hkpzee

    hkpzee Mu-43 All-Pro

    Sep 5, 2011
    Hong Kong
    Patrick
    Beautiful bug! If I were you, I'm not sure if I'd want to get rid of it! :biggrin:
     
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  3. savvy

    savvy Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Sep 28, 2012
    SE Essex, UK
    Les
    Great shots and great bug. Didn't know bugs came in metallic lacquer hi-shine :biggrin:
     
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  4. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Bob
    And a beautiful bug it is! Very nice set! :thumbup:
     
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  5. snkenai

    snkenai Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Sep 5, 2010
    THAT bug is a serious pest in our part of KY.
     
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  6. jamespetts

    jamespetts Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    May 21, 2011
    London, England
    Hmm - interesting. Why the black ring?
     
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  7. htc

    htc Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jan 11, 2011
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    Harry
    Step down ring as a mini hood? Wild guess ;-)
     
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  8. jamespetts

    jamespetts Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    May 21, 2011
    London, England
    Hmm, no - the lens comes with a silver ring of the same sort, but this one seems to have been removed and replaced with an otherwise identical black ring for some reason.
     
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  9. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
    Texas
    Nice macros without a macro lens :smile:
     
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  10. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Thanks a lot , actually Oly 4/3 14-54mm II is capable of 1:2 macro . I am simply in love with this lens .
    Cheers
    Bhupinder
     
  11. aragorn1980

    aragorn1980 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Aug 10, 2012
    Athens Greece
    Takis
    Wow that's a huge bug!Nice capture!
     
  12. BAXTING

    BAXTING Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Aug 5, 2012
    Los Angeles SFV, CA
    Bradley
    I told myself I wouldnt be tricked if I opened this thread haha! Great shots.
     
  13. muzza

    muzza Mu-43 Regular

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    Sep 17, 2012
    Oh so that's how you attract wildlife! Is this the a new species??? The Olympus Camera bug??

    Muzza