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Sigma 400 on EM-5 captures hoverfly on Japanese Anemone

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Trying old lenses on the EM-5 and using my old canon 500 to set the aperture to f8 I used the sigma 400 f5.6 APO HSM macro to get this shot.

Its still a bit of a lump to hand-hold but the large MF ring and smooth operation make it a joy to manual focus. Sharpness & definition is pretty good too, not bad for a 299 lens.

(This shot was cropped by about 45% then resized for web)

Brand:OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.
Camera:Olympus OM-D E-M5
Lens:Sigma 400mm f5.6 APO Prime lens
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:28 Aug 2012 - 2:31 PM
Lens Max Aperture:f/1.0
Shutter Speed:1/1250sec
Exposure Comp:-0.3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:On, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Sigma 400 on EM-5 captures hoverfly on Japanese Anemone
Username:brian1208 brian1208
Uploaded:28 Aug 2012 - 7:07 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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