Since I have a couple of nice Olympus lenses for the BMPCC (and GM1) I’ve been interested in the new Olympus OM-D EM5 Mark II. I love a large, light-sopping sensor, so find if difficult to trust MFT reviewers who believe full-frame sensors are over-rated. Kirk Tuck, at The Visual Science Lab shoots with the Nikon D800,
Sigma X3F TIFF Conversion Issues For Blown-out Skies
The Sigma Photo Pro (SPP) software, which must be used to open X3F files, has trouble exporting to TIFF, clipped or blown-out parts of an image, like a cloudy sky, unless you manually adjust exposure and fill. If you let SPP export in “auto” mode, there is a high risk that you will not be able to recover highlights,
Sigma DP2s Vs Sony Nex5 with 18-55mm
I’m about to do more video, so I bought a Sony NEX 5N with the 18-55mm kit lens. I was going to buy the Canon G1X, but many have said the Sony does better video. In any case, when the Sony kit went on sale for $500 I sold my Canon 5D (cry-sob) and Canon VIXIA HFS20 (hardly knew ye) and bought it.