Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Read More.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Canon Cameras, Lenses & Accessories Canon EOS Digital Cameras
Thread started 06 Oct 2016 (Thursday) 00:27
Prev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as registered member)

Canon EOS M5- Share your pictures, thoughts, loves, concerns....

 
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 19, 2017 04:12 |  #886

LoneRider wrote in post #18404634 (external link)
I have had no concerns with mine and think the two "issues" you mention are a little over blown.

I would not call the battery door "flimsy". While not as robust as the doors on the DSLR models, it is solid and snaps firmly and securely in place.

The "give" on the grip I believe is simply a matter of a molded plastic piece that doesn't have .000 tolerance to the surface it is mounted too. If you squeeze harder than ever necessary on the grip, you will notice a slight give. I had my M5 for about a month before I heard of the issue and had not ever noticed it. Once I read Bantu it, I went and squeezed my grip and sure enough felt the ever so slight give under pressure.

Unless you really ham fist it, I doubt you would be aware of it without have read of it.


Totally agree ......


Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as registered member)
sidknee
Senior Member
sidknee's Avatar
Joined Mar 2010
South Gloucestershire, UK
Jul 19, 2017 14:34 |  #887

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4301/35988933816_bcb44a1af2_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WQdG​bU] (external link)IMG_1179--2017-07-16--21.00.18 (external link) by sidknee2323 (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 7D, EOS 7D Mark II, EOS M5 | Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM, EF 50mm f/1.8 II, EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM, EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM, EF 50mm f/1.8 STM, EF-M 22mm f/2 STM | Sigma 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro EF, 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | C |

LOG IN TO REPLY
sidknee
Senior Member
sidknee's Avatar
Joined Mar 2010
South Gloucestershire, UK
Jul 19, 2017 14:37 |  #888

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4301/35859451022_c889acd1aa_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WCM4​sW] (external link)IMG_1087--2017-07-15--11.37.14 (external link) by sidknee2323 (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 7D, EOS 7D Mark II, EOS M5 | Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM, EF 50mm f/1.8 II, EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM, EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM, EF 50mm f/1.8 STM, EF-M 22mm f/2 STM | Sigma 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro EF, 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | C |

LOG IN TO REPLY
blackcoffee
Member
31 posts
Joined Feb 2010
Jul 19, 2017 15:45 as a reply to post 18404634 |  #889

Thank you :)




LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 20, 2017 01:50 |  #890

Just read a review of the EF - M 18 150 in Practical Photography the May edition. They scored it 5 out of 5 and said best lens on test, of ten they tested. I've been thinking about it for a while for a travel lens, so will definitely get one some time (before any overseas travel).


Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
Dlee13
Goldmember
Dlee13's Avatar
Joined Apr 2012
Sydney
Jul 20, 2017 05:27 |  #891

I took all these a few weeks ago with the Canon EF-M 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS lens and I was pretty impressed with it.

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4319/35202379454_662d6a34ef_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VCHo​YN] (external link)Puddle Reflections (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4318/35202380094_60dd932783_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VCHp​aQ] (external link)Spirals (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4328/35870990942_af8b826427_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WDNc​T5] (external link)Sydney Chinese Gardens Tower (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4310/36000437016_7fee740cc3_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WReD​FW] (external link)Sleeping Statue Tree (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4318/35652623780_2db3d5e9dc_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/Wjv1​W1] (external link)Susnet At Sydney Chinese Gardens (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

Canon 6D Mark II ~ Canon M5 ~ Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 ~ Canon EF 35mm f2 IS ~ Canon EF 17-40mm f4L ~ Canon EF 100mm f2.8L IS USM ~ Sigma 85mm f1.4
Blog (external link) | Flickr (external link) | 500px (external link)

LOG IN TO REPLY
Dlee13
Goldmember
Dlee13's Avatar
Joined Apr 2012
Sydney
Jul 21, 2017 06:41 |  #892

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4298/35930316661_7da8ce7c33_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WK3g​mi] (external link)Darling Harbour Walk (external link) by Daniel Lee (external link)

Canon 6D Mark II ~ Canon M5 ~ Canon EF-M 22mm f/2 ~ Canon EF 35mm f2 IS ~ Canon EF 17-40mm f4L ~ Canon EF 100mm f2.8L IS USM ~ Sigma 85mm f1.4
Blog (external link) | Flickr (external link) | 500px (external link)

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 22, 2017 01:13 |  #893

Clive this afternoon, with the Tokina 11 - 16 f/2.8, and Colour Efex edits.

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4299/35238831814_41142ffbbf_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VFWd​ZL] (external link)IMG_1571 Clive water treatment outlet Colour Efex Edit (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Looking towards Awatoto and Napier:

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4303/35238831734_5d9f2f8313_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VFWd​Yo] (external link)IMG_1570 Clive water treatment outlet Colour Efex Edit (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 23, 2017 04:27 |  #894

Napier. Did some bracketing today ... not something I've done a lot of with this camera. Had the dog so all handheld, as couldn't manage tripod as well.

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4327/35263467734_aea347520d_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VJ7u​p1] (external link)IMG_1618 Napier container ship leaves the port SNS -HDR(3) (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4330/35263467584_c7fa8fa037_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VJ7u​mq] (external link)IMG_1612 Napier Perfume PointH SNS HDR(3) (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 24, 2017 02:49 |  #895

Napier - West Quay yesterday. Gosh the little EF - M 22 f/2 is a great little lens.

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4305/35993518531_4413300231_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WQCc​4H] (external link)IMG_1677-2 Napier marina and fishing berths (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 24, 2017 05:04 |  #896

Another from Napier on Sunday:

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4323/35959195142_08598fedb2_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/WMAg​V9] (external link)IMG_1654 Napier marina reflections HDR(3) 2 (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 26, 2017 03:19 |  #897

Picked up a Sigma 30 f/1.4 for a good price. Play at local Frimley Park today.

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4301/35335879344_3666b24b8e_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VQvB​R3] (external link)IMG_1711 Frimley trees Silver Efex Edit (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4328/35335879284_de86fe4d3f_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VQvB​Q1] (external link)IMG_1708 Frimley tree Silver Efex (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4314/35335879364_df81510abf_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VQvB​Ro] (external link)IMG_1718 Frimley flowers (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4310/35335879404_d82561e8bf_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/VQvB​S5] (external link)IMG_1722-2 Frimley flowers (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
joeseph
"smells like turd"
joeseph's Avatar
Joined Jan 2004
Auckland, New Zealand
Jul 26, 2017 04:02 |  #898

^ Nice!
bought a spare battery today - ker-ching! NZ$79.99
Next week her indoors will be taking the M5 to Brisbane & hopefully come home with pics of my son winning medals at a Karate championship.
Basic instructions on operation include leave the shutter speed above 1/250 & fiddle with the ISO until the liveview isn't too dark...
Wish I were going!


some fairly old canon camera stuff, canon lenses, Manfrotto "thingy", 1D MK II converted for IR, and now an M5
TF posting: here :-)

LOG IN TO REPLY
roseyposey
Goldmember
Joined Oct 2011
Hastings, New Zealand
Jul 26, 2017 04:06 |  #899

Two more with the Sigma 30 f/1.4 EX DC (not Art):

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4317/35782986600_c912ceea12_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/Ww2a​fQ] (external link)IMG_1730 Hastings showgrounds alyssum (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

IMAGE: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4299/35782986660_6372bf31b9_b.jpg
[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/Ww2a​gS] (external link)IMG_1736 Hastings showgrounds chain to post (external link) by Rose McGillicuddy (external link), on Flickr

Canon EOS 70D: added a Canon M5: A mixture of Canon, Sigma, Tamron and Tokina prime and zoom lenses, a Samyang fisheye, and just for fun a couple of Helios 44-2 58m..
Rose
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/rose_mcgillicud​dy/ (external link)
"Dance among the moonbeams, feel the magic in the air."

LOG IN TO REPLY
MedicineMan4040
THREAD ­ STARTER
The Magic Johnson of Cameras
MedicineMan4040's Avatar
Joined Jul 2013
Jul 27, 2017 01:21 |  #900

Wow! That's fantastic.


flickr (external link)
Vid Collection: https://www.youtube.co​m/user/medicineman4040 (external link)

LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as registered member)

170,133 views & 954 likes for this thread
Canon EOS M5- Share your pictures, thoughts, loves, concerns....
FORUMS Canon Cameras, Lenses & Accessories Canon EOS Digital Cameras


Not a member yet? Click here to register to the forums.
Registered members get all the features: search, following threads, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, settings, view hosted photos, own reviews and more...


AAA

Send feedback to staff    •   Jump to forum...    •   Rules    •   Index    •   New posts    •   RTAT    •   'Best of'    •   Gallery    •   Gear    •   Reviews    •   Polls

COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Privacy policy and cookie usage info.

POWERED BY AMASS 1.4version 1.4
made in Finland
by Pekka Saarinen
for photography-on-the.net
Spent 0.00234 for 6 database queries.
PAGE COMPLETED IN 0.1s
Latest registered member is kodds
872 guests, 327 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 6106, that happened on Jun 09, 2016