Autumn flowers

It feels like the garden is about ready to dump its leaves and die back for another year. In the meantime, the rather wonderful purple flowers in one of our borders deserve a post. Olympus E-P3 and Panasonic 20mm lens

In praise of in body image stabilisation

I genuinely cannot believe I took this shot with the so called “crippled” sensor Olympus E-P3 but the different it makes having image stabilisation is out of this world (even versus cameras like the X100). Yes, the E-M5 has better everything (stabilisation, dynamic range, high ISO, resolution) but the E-P3 is still a good camera. …

Travelling at a snail’s pace

I was doing the washing up when I looked up to see this fella on his was across the kitchen windows. All I had to hand was my E-P3 with the Panny 20mm mounted. I kind of like the result even though the edges of the snail blur away.