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One of the most versatile rangefinder cameras ever!


There are rangefinders and rangefinders, some come at a price, others are affordable all day long. But many people often ask me awkward questions…..like “why use a rangefinder?” Firstly, for those uninitiated with the art, there are 2 kinds of … Continue reading

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The low down on telescopes, how they work and best ones to buy


Recently I added an extra page to this blog, a page about telescopes. This is an easy way to indulge myself into what has been my favourite hobby for as long as I can remember….in fact, as long as I’ve … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about the Canon Ftb camera today


I have been, and still am, very fortunate to have owned many cameras during my life. But the one person who has enabled me to do this, with relative impunity, has been my long-suffering wife. Several times I have had … Continue reading

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Which one shall I use? The Hasselblad or Rolleiflex?


Ah! Choices, choices. It’s nice to be in such an enviable position, having to make a choice between 2 of the most renowned cameras in the world, isn’t it? That is the dilemma I was faced with a few days … Continue reading

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The Olympus Pen F–half frame but double the shots!


Once in a while, you get a chance to be involved with something rather unique. That can happen in any field; whether you are a bee-keeper, a hot-rod enthusiast, a baseball lover, an artist or an electronics genius. And I … Continue reading

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