The Olympus M. Zuiko ED 40-150mm F2.8 Pro

The Olympus M. Zuiko ED 40-150mm F2.8 PRO is now part of a very successful Olympus MFT story  especialy considering its extended versatility and its reduce size compare to the DSLR 24X36mm sensor format equivalents. Furthermore the same statement can be proclaimed for many M4/3 format photo equipment products.For sure there is still a strong … Continuer la lecture de The Olympus M. Zuiko ED 40-150mm F2.8 Pro

The mid-range deep of field is on your side!

To Be or Not To Be (as for to have or not to have...)Olympus M.Zuiko 14-42mm @ 42mm, 1/125sec F5.6 ISO200 MonochromeThere is the ones who are searching for the minimal deep-of-field and there is the others that are looking for a maximum deep-of-field. Portraits, sports, fashion are part of the first category and landscape, architectural, … Continuer la lecture de The mid-range deep of field is on your side!

Fix our attention on focal fixed lenses. Mix with the Fix(es)!

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm F1.7It is a matter of fact that I have a basic tendency to privilege the focal fixed lenses over the zoom (or vari-focal) ones when it comes to qualify them as creative photographic tools. In every formats prime lenses are usually faster, often smaller, seem better built, less intrusive, nicely balanced … Continuer la lecture de Fix our attention on focal fixed lenses. Mix with the Fix(es)!

Guadeloupe: a visit to the French Antilles Island with the Panasonic Lumix GX85

iPhone picture by Manon PaquetteGuadeloupe is the designation of a two parts island localized into the French Antilles. A dream island for many French vacationers and retired people with an ideal warm climate. For its own population it can be a different story considering in particular the lack of economical opportunities for the local and … Continuer la lecture de Guadeloupe: a visit to the French Antilles Island with the Panasonic Lumix GX85

The Superior Lens: The Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75mm F/1.8 Premium

It sometime arrive that a new product is becoming a fetish item right from the start and it was effectively the case for the beloved Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75mm F1.8 Premium, the "made in Japan" state of art optic for M4/3 format cameras.It is a purely indecent and expensive piece of glass that everybody want … Continuer la lecture de The Superior Lens: The Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75mm F/1.8 Premium

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8: the "Pro" Still Photographer …

The Panasonic Lumix GX8 in its nice silver delivery.A more discrete black version is also availableMy first impression was that GX8 fit like a glove to me. The handling, the control and the interface are easy to comprehend and you have the feeling to hold and to use a very pro oriented M4/3 format still … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8: the "Pro" Still Photographer …

Photo-imaging with Nikon 1 30-110mm f3.5-5.6

Mini -IntroLast March (2014) I have decided to "flush again" my entire photo taking system which is part of a periodical therapy for my mind, my back and my wallet! So I came back with the idea to choose for the second time to purchase a Nikon 1 model, the V2. My first experience with … Continuer la lecture de Photo-imaging with Nikon 1 30-110mm f3.5-5.6