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Re: [OM] OM-5D II mini review

Subject: Re: [OM] OM-5D II mini review
From: "C.H.Ling" <ch_photo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 11:04:32 +0800
Yes, I will try the EG-S later but Maxwell treatment is just too expensive 
and I'm also worry about the focusing accuracy. Will continue to search for 
suitable M*nolta old FS as I remember the type 70 is a bit longer than the 
type 7 (I used for OM bodies) which is too short for the 5D II.

Yes, the wide open exposure accuracy is ok.

As already mentioned by others program shift only works with AF lenses. At 
program mode, the exposure is very inaccurate with MF lenses. Just checked 
the 24/2 wide open, 'A' mode gives 1/100s (accurate exposure) and 'P' model 
gives 1/40s.

C.H.Ling

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <Mike>

> Thanks CH,
>
> Perhaps the EG-S with the Maxwell brightening treatment will turn out
> to work OK for MF.
>
> I was under the impression that the metering with OM lenses should be
> reasonably accurate wide open.
> I would think the OM 5DII would have the program shift function that
> Moose has pointed out in the 5D which maintains the equivalent exposure.
>
> Mike

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