As I did last year, I'm selling off a few more bits to hone my core kit camera kit ever further. Up for grabs is a cracking little Samsung branded Pentax K mount DSLR, the GX-1S, the "plastic fantastic" Pentax-DA 35/2.4 AF lens it suits so well, and an M42 tele beauty, the Jupiter-37A 135/3.5.… Continue reading For Sale
I've recently updated my About Now page to reflect on what I'm doing currently with photography, cameras, cycling and blogging. You can read more here - About Now. What are you up to right now? Please let us know in the comments below (and don’t forget to tick the “Notify me of new comments via email”… Continue reading Photography Now!
Addiction takes on many forms, and can sometimes be a master of deception. A few years back I fell into the trap of buying every last lens and film camera than turned my head, and ended up cycling through perhaps a couple of hundred in as many weeks. The nadir was surveying my "collection" in… Continue reading An Addiction By Any Other Name
The older I've become, the more I've tried to simplify my life. I can’t handle (or don't want to contemplate) making a choice from 10 cameras, let alone the 47 toothpastes on the average supermarket shelf, or the 4700 pairs of headphones available on Amazon. Hence my experiments this year with one month, one camera. This… Continue reading Where Have All The Heroes Gone?
We talked before about using tags (mostly on Flickr) to enable easy searching and organising of your photos, something I've found absolutely invaluable. Whilst in the last couple of years my file structure on my hard drive has become far simpler (essentially one folder per year, then a sub folder for each month), sometimes it… Continue reading How To Search Flickr For Photographs Made With A Specific (Digital) Camera