I was about to buy a lens plate for the Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital ED 40-150mm F2.8 PRO Lens. When I am in a blind, I keep the lens on a tripod just to rest my arms. But a lens plate adds weight and a good one cost about $50.
It’s here! My dream bird/wildlife photography lens is here. It’s real. I have a full retail version in my hands and I am stoked.
There are now 56 companies (that’s right – 56 – not just Olympus and Panasonic) participating in the M43 consortium. Four new M43 cameras conforming to the standard were introduced just last year. And many more lenses.
(And it’s on sale.) You can save $20 off the regular price between now and use this link […]
Holiday gift guide and photo picks of the year
There have been several improvements and developments over at Topaz Labs lately.
Olympus has announced the latest firmware upgrade for the Olympus OM-D E-M1X mirrorless camera, Version 2.0. Scheduled for release on December 2, 2020, this new version of firmware adds Bird Detection to Intelligent Subject Detection Autofocus
When it comes to super telephoto lenses, the battle is over and the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 150-400mm F4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO is the clear winner.
Topaz released the new Sharpen AI 2.2 version. If you don’t already have Sharpen A.I., I can save 15%. You have to use this link http://bit.ly/TopazPlugins and then use code METHODS at checkout. This works on ANY Topaz product, not just Sharpen A.I. NOTE: You must use BOTH the link AND the code to get the discount.