Upload & Sell: On
Went to Santorini a couple weeks ago, leaving my 5D3 and L glass behind in favor of only the X-E1 gear ... a true test of whether the X system really could be a replacement for the DSLR when traveling. I took around 1300 photos over 6 days, and had 850 worth keeping after scrubbing upon return. I assembled a photo journal of our trip, along with some text, on another site. It contains 90 photos. I will post an assortment of those in this thread over the coming days.
I had with me the X-E1, 35 f/1.4 (not used), the...Show more →
Rob, I actually shared a similar experience with my trip, I elected to leave my entire DSLR kit at home and took only the X-Pro 1 with the 35mm (as it was the only lens I had) and the new Ricoh GR. I have grown exceedingly tired of carrying large & heavy packs on vacation and I have longed for a camera like the X-Pro; one that is light weight with great image quality and optics. I hope we shared a similar experience in finding that this is a very suitable travel camera, and I still stand by my assessment that this is the digital embodiment of the Contax G2.
I have since bought the 18mm, and will buy the 14mm eventually. What a wonderful camera system.