One Month, One Camera – December 2019 (II) – Panasonic Lumix LX3

This month is the sixth this year I've committed to one camera for the whole month, and my weapon of choice this time is the Lumix LX3. See the first part here, or all One Month, One Camera (OMOC) posts here. The LX3 is one of few remaining cameras I have, and for good reason.… Continue reading One Month, One Camera – December 2019 (II) – Panasonic Lumix LX3

One Month, One Camera – December 2019 (I) – Panasonic Lumix LX3

At the start of this calendar year I set out to try a new project, using just one camera for a month of photography. Sticking to my usual simple approach, I called the project One Month, One Camera. You can read the intro post from January here, and see all related posts here. So far… Continue reading One Month, One Camera – December 2019 (I) – Panasonic Lumix LX3

If This Camera Broke, Would You Buy Another?

Perhaps the best test of which your favourite cameras are, is to ask one simple question - Q. "If this camera broke, would I buy another?" Here are the current cameras on my shelf, and my thoughts on answering this question.  Pentax Q A. Yes, without hesitation, though I might try a Q7 or QS1… Continue reading If This Camera Broke, Would You Buy Another?

DIY Creative Camera Mods And The Unlikely Rise Of The Lumix LX3

So I spoke the other day about my Panasonic Lumix LX3 and how it was amazing in so many ways, but for three flaws, in my eyes. First, the handling. The front grip is too narrow and the wrong shape and the rear thumb rest is tiny, virtually gripless and too close to nearby buttons/switches.… Continue reading DIY Creative Camera Mods And The Unlikely Rise Of The Lumix LX3

Finally, My Dream Date Of A Camera On Paper? The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

The romantic might believe that there's someone out there absolutely perfect for them. All you have to do is find them, then live happily ever after. However the pragmatist might suggest that instead, if we can find someone 90% compatible, that we have a strong connection with - and crucially who doesn't annoy us too… Continue reading Finally, My Dream Date Of A Camera On Paper? The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3