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Sold..another beautiful Olympus Trip 35!


As regular readers know by now, I always have several cameras from my collection of man, some of which I would never offer for sale, and some which I have to sell off in order to create space for yet … Continue reading

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How to take imperfect shots like Daido Moriyama!


Sometimes I look at all the emails I receive from readers and have a little chuckle to myself. And especially when those emails are from newcomers to film. They complain of shots that are out of focus, blurred, grainy and … Continue reading

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Daido Moriyama–the man and his ways


Shinjuku, in Tokyo, Japan is where one of the most influential photographers of our times hangs out. The area could be compared to our Vancouver Eastside, or maybe even London’s Soho, albeit without the homeless and open drug dealing. There … Continue reading

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Coming this week….Daido Moriyama, the man and his thoughts


Keep it here, please! 😉  

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The true test of a good street shot!


Whenever I get together with a few people in Vancouver, who want to shoot street scenes, I always try to point out to them that by all means they should shoot whatever their mind’s eye tells them to, fine. But … Continue reading

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Why not treat yourself to a Ricoh GRD…Daido Moriyama’s favourite camera?


My Ricoh GRD has been reduced from it’s previous offer price…you can now own one of these superb cameras for just US$179 (or £118.99) The Ricoh is the most favoured camera for millions of professional as well as amateur photographers, … Continue reading

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Street photography-the How, What & Where of it all….


As always, my email inbox is groaning at the number of enquiries about street photography and how to be successful at it. Well, it’s no mean feat answering all of those queries in one fell swoop, but…I can only try! … Continue reading

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Please! No more “what camera does Daido Moriyama use”..!!


Pleeeeease! No more! I’m still getting emails by the dozen about this! So what if Daido uses a Ricoh, or a Nikon, or a Canon? So what? Let’s use what we have, or what we can afford, or what we … Continue reading

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Now you know everything about Daido Moriyama!


As usual, my email inbox is again bursting at the seams with all sorts of requests from readers, all over the world! Foremost of all these requests, seems to be the desire to learn more about that enigmatic character whom … Continue reading

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Everything (almost) you wanted to know about the Ricoh Gr1


Looks like there are a hell of a lot of Ricoh fans out there, judging by the emails I’ve been getting as of late! Much as I prefer to concentrate on classic film cameras, I cannot deny that there is … Continue reading

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