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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.

Microsoft Image Composite Editor tips

I already made a review for Microsoft ICE. Here some tips to use it better.

  • First tip: When shooting a video to use for a panorama, shoot in portrait mode. Then the resolution will be higher when you move your camera horizontally. (shooting in 1080p portrait mode will increase the resolution by 78% over shooting in landscape mode).
  • Second tip: When you have made a panorama with all pictures with the same overlap, use the structured panorama function.
  • Third tip: Have fun! don't be shy of all technical aspects and shoot your pictures easily. They don't need to be straight and equally exposed.
Here a example of a panorama made with a video in portrait mode: 

Dunes of Scheveningen 360°
At last read this page. There you can see Microsoft is investigating stitching and blending. Not only for panorama's, but also for making panorama's of video and removing haze.

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