Camera Geekery: Minolta XD11 Review

Camera Geekery: Minolta XD11 Review A guest review of a fantastic classic camera. The Minolta cameras were solid performers in their day, with an excellent array of lenses, and now many of them are cheap as chips. Come and read Jeb Inge’s review. Camera Review: Minolta XD11 By Jeb Inge When I made the switch […]

Camera Geekery: Intimate Objects – the Lomo’Instant Automat

Intimate Objects – the Lomo’Instant Automat, by Daniel Schaefer Daniel Schaefer returns to us with a piece about the new Lomo camera. Daniel was lucky enough to get his hands on a pre-production model and put it through its paces. Read on to see what he thinks about this new camera. Intimate Objects – the […]

Gear Review: HoldFast Gear

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Gear Review: HoldFast Gear

Gear Review: HoldFast Gear A few months back Matt of HoldFast Gear was kind enough to let me test out some of his wonderful offerings. I was planning on getting a review out as quickly as possible, but one thing led to another and here we are in the middle end of the summer. Still, better […]

Camera Geekery: Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review

Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review Today we have a guest lens review. On a star of an M mount lens. This piece was originally featured over on www.casualphotophile.com, but I thought it would fit well on here too. Check it out. The end of a tiresome week found me weary, disheartened, and […]

Camera Review: MiNT InstantFlex TL70 2.0

Review: MiNT InstantFlex TL70 2.0 A while back we featured Joe Curzon‘s excellent review of the Original InstantFlex TL70, which was very well received. Now MiNT have upgraded the InstantFlex with the 2.0 version. And Joe has been kind enough to come back and give us another review. Check it out. At the end of May […]

Camera Geekery: Minolta SRT 100X review

Minolta SRT 100X review Stephen Dowling is back again with another great camera review. This time for a camera that often lives in the shadow of its contemporaries. But don’t be fooled, this camera is no slouch. Minolta might not have been as iconic a camera company as Japan’s Big Four – Canon, Nikon, Olympus and […]

Camera Review: Fujifilm GX 680 III S Professional

Camera Review: Fujifilm GX 680 III S Professional Joe Curzon is back with another camera review. And he always picks the outsiders. This time it could be considered the ultimate outsider. A gigantic camera that hardly anyone has used. But Joe has, and he has written about it. Check it out. Gear Acquisition Syndrome is […]

Reflecting on shooting with The Impossible Project film

Reflecting on shooting with The Impossible Project film Cengiz returns to the site with a great review of The Impossible Project film which he has been using for his project, Syria’s Children, where he documents the lives of refugee children. Check it this excellent piece. Based between Chicago and Iraq, Cengiz is a documentary photographer and freelance […]

Camera Review: InstantFlex TL70

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Camera Review: InstantFlex TL70

Camera Review: InstantFlex TL70 Joe Curzon was recently on the site with a bag that contained a camera that got a few peoples interest piqued. So Joe very kindly offered to put a little review together of the fascinating InstantFlex TL70. The InstantFlex TL70 Film’s not dead, we know that. That’s why you’re reading Japan […]

Camera Review: Greetings from the GDR

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Camera Review: Greetings from the GDR

Camera Review: Greetings from the GDR Today we have a great guest review of a camera that often gets overlooked. Patryk Burchard talks to us about the Praktica MTL5B. A fantastic piece of German photographic history, which you can pick up for a song. Check it out. What will happen if we take German photographic […]