A good old Sonnar is almost as good as a trusty cuppa!
The use of obsolete Contax / Yashica lenses on Canon EOS bodies is relatively common, but some exotic combinations of... Read more
Differently from the Ektar 100, that produces fantastic colours without any intervention with Photoshop, I totally dislike the Fujifilm Pro160C... Read more
These photos (taken at the last Durham food fair) show, photographically speaking: that there is no substitute to Ektar to photograph... Read more
They say it’s not the camera, but the lens, that makes the picture. Especially with film, the camera is often... Read more
Una mia ricetta.
…to endure this shitty weather. Like Woody Allen once said about shooting in London, a dark grey sky makes an... Read more
A cosy and Italian eatery (calling it restaurant would be too much) welcomed us in Amsterdam. They also let us... Read more
…it is time to enjoy some Coolscanning. I was happy with the Delta 3200 in the Contax just as much... Read more
…go to Amsterdam by sea only. And enjoying it, too. Thanks to DFDS for this! Of course, a Nikon FM2n... Read more
One of the easiest things to do with a Twin Lens Reflex (“biottica”) is looking down (in the viewfinder) and... Read more
It often happen today that, instead of choosing digital imagery for what it has good to offer – that is... Read more
Some time ago I proposed it would not be difficult to improve on the quality of the current photos of... Read more
People talk of good portrait lenses, but usually forget about good portrait cameras. My Bronica SQ-A is a great camera,... Read more
If you live in New Eltham… well, first, you should not live there and, anyway, if you do, you would... Read more
Grainy images bring the memory backwards – as if grainy films were only something from the past: they are not,... Read more
Ombrelloni? No! Excavators? Yes. Folkestone beach. As long as the sea is visible, even these trucks can look beautiful.