There are some extra pieces that you will need to keep on hand so that your camera bag is always ready to go. These pieces include extra Olympus EM Series camera eyepieces, camera body caps, and lens caps. In this movie, author Richard Harrington discusses the importance of having these extra pieces in case you lose them.
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- I wanna talk about a couple of extra pieces…I recommend keeping on hand,…so that your kit is always ready to go.…First up, there's one thing about the EM Series cameras…that drive me nuts.…On the back of the camera here,…you'll notice that this particular camera…is missing its eyepiece.…These eyepieces here are really prone to falling off.…I've also noticed that sometimes…they just lose the rubber coating.…The thing is,…is you could by extra ones like this,…and they just slip right on,…and make that much more comfortable.…
You're not gonna wanna put your eye up to…these hard plastic edges.…It's gonna scrape you all up,…so get a couple extra eye pieces for your particular camera,…and keep them in your camera bag for safety.…Another thing that you're always gonna lose…is gonna be caps,…and this is one of the quickest way…to damage your equipment.…Now, let's make sure that this is turned off,…and I'll remove the lens here…by pushing the button and turning.…Here we go.…What you don't want to do is set this down,…because that could be damaging.…
In this course Richard Harrington and Rhed Pixel demonstrate a set of customization strategies aimed at making your EM series camera far more responsive. They show you how to master the exposure by modifying ISO, aperture, shutter speed, and exposure compensation. They take you through several specialty shooting modes including Bulb, Art Filter, panoramic, and 3d mode. In addition to showing you how to get the most out of the in-camera settings, they show you how to control the camera remotely, connect the camera to Wi-Fi, record video, and more.
Get ready to go beyond the factory settings and make shooting with your Olympus EM-D series camera faster and more responsive with this collection of settings and customizing tips.
- Modifying focus points
- Setting a custom white balance
- Building lens kits
- Adding flashes, grips, and remote cable releases
- Adjusting exposure settings and locking exposure
- Shooting with specialty shooting modes
- Connecting your camera to Wi-Fi
- Recording video and attaching an external microphone
Skill Level Intermediate
1. A Closer Look at the Camera
2. Building a Lens Kit for an E-M Series Camera
3. Essential Accessories for an E-M Series Camera
4. Mastering the Exposure Triangle with Your E-M Series Camera
5. Specialty Shooting Modes
6. Using Wi-Fi with Your E-M Series Camera
7. Working with Video and the E-M Series Cameras
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