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Shuttershock and Olympus 75-300

Since a couple of months I own the Olympus 75-300 III. And since day one, I wasn't happy with the results I got. 
All the pictures shot at +/- 300 mm where soft and looked like there was motion blur. How's that possible? I tried it at a 1/1000th of a second, but still the motion blur in my pictures. I regret that I ever sold my Pentax with the 55-300 for this awfull lens!
But... Most reviews of this lens are positive. Is my copy of this lens bad?
I then figured out by reading forums that it could be a phenomena called 'shuttershock'. It that case, the shock of the shutter causes enough movement so the image is blurred.
For example:

How to fix this?
My camera has several drive modes, including one called 'anti-shock'. And that does magic.
In that mode The pictures are sharp again. No motion blur is visible! 
The downside of this mode is that the fasted drivemode can't be used.

DXO Optics Film Pack 2.0 final test

Now I present the final test of DXO Optics Film Pack 2.0. This piece of software makes it possible to make your digital photo's look like old film photo's. Old glory and memories revive. It's great to see the different color renditions and grain. Okay, it's not perfect because of in the old film days every film was devoloped in another way (everyone prefer another way to develop their film).

This software is available as a Photoshop Plugin (thus for The Gimp), A DXO Optics Pro Plugin and as a standalone application.

For this test I used the plugin for DXO Optics Pro. 

 To make this test realy usefull I used a testchard to show the difference in colour:

The software has the possibility to change the color, and the grain. It's also possible to use the color rendition of one film, and the grain of the other. For this test I always used the matching color and grain.

There are four different types of film:

Color Positive film

Color Negative film

Black and White film

Cross Processed film

When selecting the noise it's also possible to select the size of the film you want to imitate. Therefore the grain has the right size according to the picture:

Large format
Medium format


When you want to test this software and see how it works go to this website and download the trail version.

I like this sofware. As a young boy, who never used film, now I can see what film is. It gives me new creative possibilities to make my pictures stand out.

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