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Showcase Olympus 12-100mm f/4 Pro

Discussion in 'Native Lens Sample Image Showcase' started by Sootchucker, Dec 6, 2016.

 
 
  1. Sootchucker

    Sootchucker Mu-43 Veteran

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    Just took delivery of the new Olympus 12-100, and thought I'd see how good it was mounted on a Panasonic camera (so just using the lens IS only). The answer - very good.

    Following image shot at 100mm (200mm Eff) @ ½ Second handheld with my GX8. Tried it several times and all came out sharp. Not too shabby ?

    Nothing exciting in the photo, just some switches that I was testing it with on my work desk.

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  2. Sootchucker

    Sootchucker Mu-43 Veteran

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  3. Jersey devil

    Jersey devil Mu-43 Regular

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    How did you find the handling with the e-M1 ?
     
  4. Sootchucker

    Sootchucker Mu-43 Veteran

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    Actually not bad. Better with the grip attached, but even without not too bad at all. Also really like it on my GX8
     
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  5. Sootchucker

    Sootchucker Mu-43 Veteran

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  6. Jersey devil

    Jersey devil Mu-43 Regular

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    Good to hear
     
  7. sriracha

    sriracha ballistic photons Subscribing Member

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    was this with lens stabilization or the GX8 IBIS?

     
  8. nstelemark

    nstelemark Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    May 28, 2013
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    Larry
    E-M1 & 12-100f4 @34f4

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  9. Aqualung

    Aqualung Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Some more pix, walked around Munich recently on my M-1 I...more in this flickr album 2016 MunichNot at full resolution...

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  10. Aqualung

    Aqualung Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Standing still, varying the focal length...this is the Rathaus-Glockenspiel - Wikipedia

    12mm, 16mm, 29mm, 54mm, 100mm

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  11. DWS

    DWS Mu-43 Regular Subscribing Member

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    Methinks my soon to arrive E-M1 mkii is going to have a new friend.....great shots!:2thumbs:
     
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  12. Aqualung

    Aqualung Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Had a snowstorm today...took a walk and played w/ some close-ups.

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  13. danelkins

    danelkins Mu-43 Top Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Looks every bit as good as the 12-40mm
     
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  14. Ig7

    Ig7 Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    For anyone using this lens on E-M1 ii, do you set lens priority IS setting on or off?
     
  15. barry13

    barry13 Super Moderator; Photon Wrangler Subscribing Member

    Mar 7, 2014
    Southern California
    Barry
    Hi, Off is the usual setting.
    If you have the E-M1 II, you could have dual IS enabled, which is probably set somewhere else.
     
  16. Ig7

    Ig7 Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    I cannot find that setting anywhere
     
  17. sriracha

    sriracha ballistic photons Subscribing Member

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  18. nstelemark

    nstelemark Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    May 28, 2013
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    Larry
    Urban Deer - 12-100@100f4

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