You might have noticed in this last year that there is a growing trend in low-resolution, old — sometimes even “archaic” — digital cameras.
In his latest post, TOP’s Mike Johnston (The Online Photographer) asked:
“How did so much time pass that I can be nostalgic about old digital cameras?!”
My answer is: 15 years. Continue reading “Canon 5D classic in 2020: downsizing to 12Mp”
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”
There are two extreme factions out there: one obsessed with megapixels and dynamic range and super duper sharp gimongous lenses, one that answers to all that with a loud “meh” and does’t give a damn.
Broadly speaking, exponents of the first faction will be shooting, depending on their level of income, gigapixel panoramas and the last and greatest in terms of digital cameras equipped with humongous lenses for thousands of dollars of value; the others will be shooting a 15$ plastic fantastic toy camera with some film in it: yes, I’m talking about the mighty (and recently resurrected!) Holga.
Continue reading “In praise of the humble Holga”