Category: Bronica

Medium-format as a light travel photography kit

Bronica SQ-A is an ideal camera to travel light!

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Parigi a 800 ASA

Shooting film in Paris at high ISO.

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Pink Lane in Newcastle a good place to test a film camera

Testing my Bronica in Newcastle

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Camera bag for Bronica SQ?!

Surely I cannot expect manufacturers to create new bags for an old Bronica SQ system. Yet, I believe I found a a very good one to carry a bulky Bronica SQ-A, with a 150/4.0 + hood, a metered chimney viewfinder,

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Tilt macro lens for Sony NEX cameras

I reckon there are easier solutions, but the most complicated one I could find is this one. I bought a Sony NEX-5 (obvious), then an adapter to fit Bronica SQ lenses onto Nikon bodies, then theLensbaby to mount Nikon lenses,

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The Finchale Priory is…

…a “listed building” but, more importantly, is a very, very cold place… when it’s cold. Photographically, the Priory is the first time I combined my “new” Minolta Spotmeter with my Bronica. B&W or colour, that day I had 400 ASA

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Spaghetti integrali con yogurt

Una mia ricetta.

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Durham Cathedral

Some time ago I proposed it would not be difficult to improve on the quality of the current photos of Durham found on the web. I photographed the Cathedral and… well, what would the Cathedral be without the potent lighting

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Portrait cameras

People talk of good portrait lenses, but usually forget about good portrait cameras. My Bronica SQ-A is a great camera, but not a great portrait camera. Unless used in a studio, on a tripod, with the mirror locked up and

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