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Forum: Sony Wednesday 1st November 2017, 17:31
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By Binoseeker
The new sony A7R iii

What about the newly presented sony A7R iii, will it be good for BIF?
I have no experience of sony FF cameras.

Anders
Forum: Olympus Tuesday 26th September 2017, 21:16
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
I tested the camera gear with MB v 2.9 this...

I tested the camera gear with MB v 2.9 this weekend, and it seems to work ok.
Forum: Olympus Tuesday 19th September 2017, 21:51
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
Focus speed test with v.2.9.

I installed v.2.9 now and checked focus speed with lenscap on, on my sigma C 150-600mm @ 600mm with E-M1 Mk I. I measured time for focus going from infinity to shortest distance and back. It took 6...
Forum: Olympus Thursday 14th September 2017, 20:57
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
version 2.9 out

I haven´t tried it yet.... / Anders

Name: Firmware update V2.9 for for Canon EF to Micro Four Thirds Smart AdapterTM/Speed BoosterTM
Release date: 14 Sep 2017
Benefits and improvements:
Fixed...
Forum: Olympus Monday 31st July 2017, 21:26
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
I have recently installed FW 2.8. It seems to...

I have recently installed FW 2.8. It seems to work ok so far.
It shows 1200mm in exifdata when using Sigma C @ 600m together with Ext 2x mkIII.

I am using E-M1 MkI.
Forum: Olympus Friday 7th July 2017, 13:27
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
Did you put the ext 1.4 on the lens first, and...

Did you put the ext 1.4 on the lens first, and then put them on the camera?
Forum: Olympus Wednesday 5th July 2017, 23:28
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
Dan, Which TC and lens did you use?

Dan,
Which TC and lens did you use?
Forum: Olympus Tuesday 27th June 2017, 22:32
Replies: 15
Views: 2,734
Posted By Binoseeker
New firmware version out, Metabones, Canon EF-lens on MFT

Name: Firmware update V2.8 for for Canon EF to Micro Four Thirds Smart AdapterTM/Speed BoosterTM
Release date: 26 Jun 2017
Benefits and improvements:
Fixed smooth iris support for 40/2.8 STM,...
Forum: Olympus Friday 21st April 2017, 22:14
Replies: 218
Views: 70,739
Posted By Binoseeker
Without Ext2x: @ 600mm, 7,0 s @150mm, 1,0 s

Without Ext2x:

@ 600mm, 7,0 s
@150mm, 1,0 s
Forum: Olympus Friday 21st April 2017, 07:27
Replies: 218
Views: 70,739
Posted By Binoseeker
That is correct, @ 600mm (1200 mm).

That is correct, @ 600mm (1200 mm).
Forum: Olympus Thursday 20th April 2017, 21:59
Replies: 218
Views: 70,739
Posted By Binoseeker
I have updated my smartadapter now, it seems to...

I have updated my smartadapter now, it seems to work ok with AF.
With the lens cap on my 150/600 C, mounted on the E-M1 MkI & Ext2x & MB, it takes 11,0 s to go from infinity focus distance to the...
Forum: Olympus Thursday 20th April 2017, 17:33
Replies: 218
Views: 70,739
Posted By Binoseeker
MB v.2.7 out now

A new version 2.7 of metabones sw is out for mb smart adapter ef-mft.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 5th April 2017, 21:44
Replies: 3
Views: 1,045
Posted By Binoseeker
The modification....

The modification....
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 5th April 2017, 07:50
Replies: 3
Views: 1,045
Posted By Binoseeker
I got one of these to use on my 8x42 mcKinley. I...

I got one of these to use on my 8x42 mcKinley.
I wanted the abilty to handle the raingard with only one hand, much more easy.
I had to modify the connection to the neck strap so it fits better when...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 29th March 2017, 22:07
Replies: 1
Views: 1,467
Posted By Binoseeker
The discounts are gone now.

The discounts are gone now.
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Friday 24th March 2017, 17:35
Replies: 1
Views: 1,467
Posted By Binoseeker
20% discounts on most spottingscopes at Cyberphoto

https://www.cyberphoto.se/outdoor/category/124/tubkikare

Valid to March 31.

It looks like they are only selling to customers from Sweden, Norway and Denmark.
Forum: Meopta Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 13:02
Replies: 8
Views: 3,503
Posted By Binoseeker
I have bought optics from Binostore.com, and have...

I have bought optics from Binostore.com, and have not experienced any problems.
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Wednesday 15th March 2017, 20:59
Replies: 4
Views: 2,511
Posted By Binoseeker
Check these threads as a...

Check these threads as a start

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=289404

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=282237


If possible, use XLR cable/connections in first hand, since you...
Forum: RSPB - Viking Optics Friday 10th March 2017, 17:34
Replies: 9
Views: 8,035
Posted By Binoseeker
Anyone having an e-mail adress to viking repair...

Anyone having an e-mail adress to viking repair center, where they actually will answer ?
Forum: Opticron Thursday 9th March 2017, 21:49
Replies: 18
Views: 7,718
Posted By Binoseeker
http://www.birdforum.net/showpost.php?p=3339120&po...

http://www.birdforum.net/showpost.php?p=3339120&postcount=5

"I would agree with Steve's comments. Back when I first started reviewing Opticron's products I asked them what all of the proprietary...
Forum: Sigma & Other Third Party Lenses Sunday 5th March 2017, 19:53
Replies: 1
Views: 3,707
Posted By Binoseeker
Focus speed test with Canon EOS M5 +adapter...

Focus speed test with Canon EOS M5 +adapter EF-EOS M + Sigma C 150-600mm at 600mm+Extender 2x.

I put the lens cap on the lens. I measured time for the M5 camera (camera shop demo) to move the lens...
Forum: Photography using 'Astro' telescopes Wednesday 22nd February 2017, 18:15
Replies: 908
Views: 153,681
Posted By Binoseeker
Concerning Metabones it might be the weak link...

Concerning Metabones it might be the weak link when restricting Info and power to the Canon lens.

The GH5 seems to have only contrast detection so it will probably work even worse than the E-M1 mk...
Forum: Photography using 'Astro' telescopes Tuesday 21st February 2017, 20:48
Replies: 908
Views: 153,681
Posted By Binoseeker
Maybe the Metabones is the weak link controlling...

Maybe the Metabones is the weak link controlling search times.

People with FT camera and lenses might take the step over to mFT if the FT lenses can be used if they start by buying a used E-M1 Mk I,...
Forum: Olympus Tuesday 21st February 2017, 07:45
Replies: 32
Views: 4,219
Posted By Binoseeker
The E-M1 mk I has 37 phase detection points, the...

The E-M1 mk I has 37 phase detection points, the older FT camera E3 had only 11....
Forum: Olympus Monday 20th February 2017, 22:18
Replies: 32
Views: 4,219
Posted By Binoseeker
I thougt the AF intelligence was only in the...

I thougt the AF intelligence was only in the camera, which then just commanded the AF motor in the lens to focus.... well, if they have put some AF intelligence in the lens also, then I understand...
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