Film for uncoated lenses – Andrej G A bit of a niche guest article for you. Shooting film on uncoated lenses. An interesting read on how old technology can still get great results. Check it out.

Things JCH likes

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Things JCH likes

Things JCH likes Every now and again the universe comes together and I get a whole load of lovely things in the post at just the right time. This just happens to be one of those times. So here are a few of the things that JCH likes right now.

Is this the end for Rolleiflex? Could this be the end of the road for Rolleiflex cameras? Well, quite possibly judging by the insolvency auction the company that makes them is now preparing for. Read on.

The JCH Shiro Edition Leica M2

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The JCH Shiro Edition Leica M2

The JCH Shiro Edition Leica M2 As some of you may know by now, I am rather fond of coming up with custom camera designs and having them made, case in point the Patina edition camera. Well, my latest one has been finished and I am very happy to share with you the JCH Shiro […]

An introduction to 4×5 large format photography Part: 3

An introduction to 4×5 large format photography Pt: 3 by Benn Murhaaya Finally we have got part 3 of this epic series on shooting Large format. You can see the other parts here. Yet again, this is huge and there are some images in the article that might not be safe for work.

Why Shoot Expired Film?

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Why Shoot Expired Film? By Stephen Dowling Stephen has shared with us some really great pieces, including a brilliant one on what films to shoot in 2014. Now he has a new piece about shooting expired films. Check it out.

JCH Reviews: Artisan & Artist

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JCH Reviews: Artisan & Artist I don’t often do reviews, but when Artisan & Astist asked me to take one of their new bags and strap for a spin I couldn’t really refuse. I used to work with these bags and I had not used on for some time. Come and read my thoughts on […]

Camera Geekery: The Leica MP-3

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Camera Geekery: The Leica MP-3

Camera Geekery: The Leica MP-3 I think the site has been lacking in camera porn lately, what with all the featured books and bags, it is about time we had something about a camera. And what better camera to feature than the stunning Leica MP-3.

Camera Geekery: Camera CT Scans

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Camera Geekery: Camera CT Scans

Camera Geekery: Camera CT Scans Recently I was checking out some of the groups I follow on Flickr, when I came across the work of Steffen Ross. Steffen takes CT scans of cameras, and all sorts of other objects too. But the cameras are what caught my eye. I have seen X-rays, but never full […]

The JCH Leica M2 Patina Edition *Update*

The JCH Leica M2 Patina Edition *Update* You might remember the Patina edition camera that I had made last month. Well, I felt that it wasn’t finished and it wasn’t really looking the way I had really wanted, so I went back to the drawing board and now it is finally complete.