After going back and forth for
months years between Sony and Fuji, being entirely happy of neither one, I ended up with…a Nikon system.
Continue reading “And the winner is…or: going back to Nikon”
This started out as the satisfaction of an old, almost ancient!, whim of mine. The Nikon F, the camera that jumpstarted the SLR revolution in the professional field, has been on my radar since I was a kid (and, at the time, a Nikon shooter).
Continue reading “Review: Nikon F Photomic FTn”
Generally speaking, video specific, aka “fluid” heads, tend to be bigger and heavier than their photographic counterparts.
Continue reading “Talking heads: using video heads for stills”
Sometime you plan for a picture, other times you simply stumble upon them. This picture is just one of the “stumble upon” kind.
Continue reading “Behind the picture: shy clouds”
A.k.a. “The lens which came in from the cold”
Russians have a way with glass. Assuming your sample has not been assembled by a still drunk worker on a Monday morning (or so the legend goes), the quality is often way better than it should, especially when you factor in the price.
Continue reading “Review: Zenitar 16mm f/2.8 Fish-eye”