Foto Friday - 03.23.2012

[caption id="attachment_676" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Eastern-Parkway and Utica Ave. Brooklyn, NY. Shot with an OM 50mm E-PL2."][/caption] I took this photography in February (cropped the edges a bit) and might I say, I am strongly disappointed by that film ad of "Safe House" with Denzel...

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Foto Friday - 12.16.2011

[caption id="attachment_543" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="At the place I get my locks done in White Plains,...

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Taking Out the Vivitar 135mm 2.8 for Some Photo Fun With the Olympus E-PL2

About a year ago I posted an article discussing my purchase of an OM mount Vivitar 135mm 2.8 lens to use on my four-thirds Olympus E-520 camera. Although I didn't go into much detail, I described the basic weight and feel of the lens and promised that I would eventually blog about it more later. So far I haven't, and I apologize for that. But now with the OM to micro four-thirds adapter I recently received, now is as good a...

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New Lens: Vivitar 135mm F2.8

[caption id="attachment_102" align="alignright" width="300" caption="135mm Vivitar F2.8 OM"][/caption] A new lens came in the mail yesterday, a Vivitar 135mm F2.8 OM mount, that I picked up on ebay. I haven’t had much time to play with yet due to chores and that it didn’t come with a lens cap, so I didn’t want to chance damaging it in the field. Nevertheless, according to conversations on various Olympus photography...

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