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  • post Leica M3: Blast from the past - 02 June
  • John Wade unveils a still very usable classic
    Leica M3 with 50mm f/2 Summicron lens in its collapsed positionLaunched 1954 Price at launch 185 (50mm f/2 collapsible Summicron) Guide price now 1,300-1,500 (50mm f/2 collapsible Summicron) Some say …Continue reading »
  • post How to build your own photography website - 01 June
  • Now could be the perfect time to build your first photography website, and with a great choice of beginner-friendly site builders out there it might be easier than you thinkIf you?ve always wanted to create a photography website then now might be the perfect time to do so. It?s …Continue reading »
  • post Contessa-Nettel Ergo: Blast from the Past - 29 May
  • John Wade finds a camera from the age of clandestine photographyThe Contessa-Nettel detective cameraLaunched 1924 Price at launch 15 Guide price now 600-900 Once upon a time there was a small German camera …Continue reading »
  • post Unsung Hero: Mohit Ahuja - 28 May
  • For our second unsung hero, we celebrate Mohit Ahuja, a biker and entrepreneur who?s using photography to change perceptions of disability in his native IndiaPallavi, a Bikers for Good shot taken by the ?superhumans?Many people with various physical and mental challenges find photography a hugely beneficial and therapeutic pursuit, a subject we hav...
  • post Panasonic Lumix Sync: How to connect your camera to your phone - 27 May
  • In the latest of our series on using your smartphone with your camera, Richard Sibley focuses on the features Panasonic?s Lumix Sync app has to offerLike other manufacturers, Panasonic launched a new connectivity app along with its latest generation of mirrorless cameras. As per the …Continue reading »
  • post London Camera Exchange: ‘Customers have been great’ - 27 May
  • For the latest of our chats with major retailers to see how they are coping
    with the pandemic, we meet Adrian Deary, marketing and communications manager of London Camera Exchange (LCE).?We?ve had to adapt quickly, but everyone pulled together and now we are doing OK,? Adrian explains. ?The big challenge …Continue reading »
  • post Test Drive Canon cameras and lenses for free - 27 May
  • Canon has launched a new incentive whereby you can get hands-on and try out the EOS R system and selected EOS bodies and lenses for free. They'll even deliver them to your door
    Canon has launched a new incentive that lets you try the EOS R system for free
  • post Behind the scenes with RNLI photographer Nigel Millard - 27 May
  • Professional photographer turned RNLI volunteer Nigel Millard has travelled all over the UK and Ireland to capture some of the most dramatic RNLI images. To tie-in with the RNLI's volunteers Week (1st-7th June) he reveals why he volunteers for the institutionPro photographer Nigel Millard reveals why he volunteers for the RNLI

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  • post Sony Xperia 1 Mark II sample gallery updated - 02 June
  • $(document).ready(function() { SampleGalleryV2({"containerId":"embeddedSampleGallery_6214989909","galleryId":"6214989909","isEmbeddedWidget":true,"selectedImageIndex":0,"isMobile":false}) });While many other manufacturers are going all-in on computational tricks and tons of megapixels with their flagship smartphones, Sony is betting on a more 'back...
  • post As protests continue in the US, journalists report being targeted by police - 01 June
  • A photograph of the state capital building in Lansing, Michigan, during the protest on Sunday, May 31. Photo by Sabrina Ball. Over the past week, protests have been taking place around the United States (and across the globe) after George Floyd, an unarmed black man, died in police custody. The officer concerned has since been charged with his murd...
  • post Samsung reported to be expanding its image sensor production line - 01 June
  • According to Business Korea, Samsung is planning to convert one of its current DRAM manufacturing lines into a camera sensor production line to the tune of roughly $815M.The report says Samsung will be converting its DRAM line 13 in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea into a camera sensor production unit. This transition isn?t unprecedented, a...
  • post Fujifilm X-T4 full-production sample gallery - 01 June
  • $(document).ready(function() { SampleGalleryV2({"containerId":"embeddedSampleGallery_1969063349","galleryId":"1969063349","isEmbeddedWidget":true,"selectedImageIndex":0,"isMobile":false}) });Ever since we published our full review of the Fujifilm X-T4 review last week, we just can't seem to put the camera down. It really is that nice to use. As for...
  • post Adobe updates logos, branding for easier navigation and consistency across platforms - 31 May
  • Software manufacturer Adobe is rolling out new logos and icons for many of its applications in a bid to make them easier to identify and to make their appearance more uniform across all the platforms on which they are used. The changes are slight in the main, and may not be noticeable unless you go looking, but the company hopes they will help user...

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January 01, 2020, 03:59:58 PM by Gez
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Pointless task I suppose but just to say Happy New Year to anybody that wanders in accidently...

xxMost people

August 13, 2018, 07:41:51 PM by Gez
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Just said hello and buggered off

xxA little late

January 07, 2018, 12:39:54 PM by Gez
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But best wishes to everybody (anybody?) for the new year

xxJust summat to say!

November 24, 2016, 08:54:55 PM by Pipeman
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It's my 75th Birthday today.

clipHappy Christmas

December 22, 2015, 08:06:07 PM by Pipeman
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Only a few days to go, so,

Happy Christmas to you all and your families. :cheer :hic

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