Camera Geekery: Custom Cameras & Lenses

Camera Geekery: Custom Cameras & Lenses I love cameras, anyone who knows me or the site knows that much to be true. But I really really love personalised cameras, custom cameras. There is something really special about seeing how people want to represent their character in their equipment. I get the chance to help people […]

Camera Geekery: Voigtlander Bessa F/6.3 Rebuild

Camera Geekery: Voigtlander Bessa F/6.3 Rebuild by John Kossik Ever wondered how to hack an old camera to work with more modern films? Well Joh Kossik knows how, and he shares his experience with us. This is very cool. Be warned, this post contained naked cameras and real maths. Voigtlander Bessa F/6.3 Rebuild I Description […]

My favourite finds Pt.3

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My favourite finds Pt.3

My favourite finds Pt.3 Ha ha, I suddenly realised that I hadn’t put up a follow up to this piece. There have been so many good cameras and things that I have kind of lost track. So here are a few memorable finds for me this year, there have been many more, but these are […]

Brady Gelderburn: The Grandfather of Modern Camera Bags

Brady Gelderburn: The Grandfather of Modern Camera Bags By Cheyenne Morrison Cheyenne shares with us a bit of a history lesson. But not your usual one, this is a history lesson on how we came to have what we consider to be modern ‘classic style’ camera bag. There is also a bit of a bag […]

Grade Select Goods New Gear

Grade Select Goods New Gear I like Grade Select, I think we all know that. So I love it when I get some new goodies in the post. And the new bits that GSG have come up with are pretty awesome. Come and check out what the cool kids are wearing. It is summertime, and […]

Camera Geekery: The Nikon 58mm 1.2 Nocf

Camera Geekery: The Nikon 58mm 1.2 Nocf I am sure a lot of you have heard of the legendary Nikon Noct 58mm 1.2 lens. The famously fast and super special lens, with hand polished elements designed to reduce the coma flare.  This lens was created with low light and astronomical applications in mind, hence Noct (Nocturnal). Who […]

Camera Geekery: Miyazaki Special Editions

As some of the more regular readers of the site might know, I have been working as an agent for Miyazaki San of MS Optical for some years now. Because of this I am lucky enough to be able to share with you some of his latest creations. So, whilst busy beavering away in his […]

JCH Reviews: La Cravate Strap by Harry Benz

JCH Reviews: La Cravate Strap by Harry Benz A while back I was really impressed with the Urushi Camera Strap that Harry Benz makes. I tested it out all over the place and not only was it functional and hard wearing, but it was also a fine looking strap too. Well, now Harry has another […]

Camera Geekery: Leica MP Gold 60 Years PRC

Camera Geekery: Leica MP Gold 60 Years PRC As you all know, I am rather fond of a bit of camera geekery and I love finding out about cameras that are wild and different. And this one certainly ticks all of the boxes. Especially if you are into a bit of bling. Check out the […]

JCH news: Cool JCH Fan-Art Advert

JCH news: Cool JCH Fan-Art Advert I get sent a lot of cool things (pictures, shirts, rather unusual candies), some of them I can share with you and others I cannot because the people who made them are shy/secret agents/could lose their jobs etc. But this is one of those things that I actually can […]