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Old Jan 6, 2016, 3:42 PM   #1
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Default 40-150 f/2.8 PRO + MC-14

I will find many other things to buy with my $2700 rather than the Oly 300 f/4 lens.

For 300mm reach I have the ZD 70-300 which for me works very well.

I do have the 40-150 f/2.8 PRO lens and the MC-14; this combination on the E-M1 is unbeatable for the photography I do. I also have a ZD 50-200 (non SWD) and EC-20 to take it to 100-400 which also works super well.

So, I am not wanting either the new Panasonic or Oly 300 lenses which gives me opportunity to buy other stuff..... which can be fun like maybe a 12-40 PRO lens.

These are samples of my E-M1 + 40-15- f/2.8 + MC-14 and why I am happy about it ........... for the time being

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Old Jan 7, 2016, 4:13 AM   #2
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I'm looking at getting the Panasonic 100-400 as long as it's sharp at the long end. For me I do want something longer than my 70-300. The Olympus 300 f4 Pro is just to expensive and I want the versatility of the zoom this time (had telephoto primes with my Canon gear)
By the way Bob excellent series of shots.

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Old Jan 7, 2016, 10:44 AM   #3
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Very nice shots Bob. My fave is the Egret for sure. Maybe it's my cheap 23" monitor but the first photo looks slightly over sharpened.
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Really nice set of shots. Good job, Bob.
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Old Jan 7, 2016, 6:53 PM   #5
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Great-looking colors Bob. The Egret is particularly fetching.
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Impressive set of shots, Bob.
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Beautiful set Bob, the sunflower picture is my favorite.

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I can see why you're plenty happy with the 40-150 and TC, those images are great.
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