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 […]

Featured On Japan Camera Hunter Pins

Featured on Japan Camera Hunter Pin. Limited Edition of 500 For those of you in the know, I have been featuring peoples bags, their projects, their books and their film collections on the site for a long time. One of the people I featured is the talented Anastasia Petukhova, who is also the person behind […]

Camera Geekery: Leslie Camera Bag

Camera Geekery: Leslie Camera Bag Here is something pretty cool. A bag designed for all the female photographers out there. Being a guy I pretty much don’t care what I sling over my shoulder, but I am only too aware that women don’t feel the same way about bags. In the photography market there are […]

Camera Geekery: FED 50 review

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Camera Geekery: FED 50 review

Camera Geekery: FED 50 review Stephen Dowling from over at Zorkiphoto is a regular contributor to the site. And this time he shares with us a piece that was originally featured over on his site. A great little review of a camera that can be picked up for next to nothing. The FED 50, the […]

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 […]

Things JCH likes

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Things JCH likes

Things JCH likes I get sent lots of lovely things in the post (and some less than lovely ones, the less said about that the better) and if I really like them than I like to give them a JCH seal of approval. Here are some of the things that have caught my eye lately. […]

An apology to Cub & Co and to you all

An apology to Cub & Co and to you all Yesterday I featured a bag post, which has since been removed. The reason this has been removed is because it contained fake camera straps that were blatant ripoffs of the original Cub & Co. straps. And for that I would like to offer my sincere apologies to […]

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.

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 […]

JCH Product review: LUMU Lightmeter & Ondu Pinhole Every now and then I get sent lovely things to have a look at. Some of them don’t really fit the idea of the site (Sensor swabs I am looking at you), but some of them do. Like these. The LUMU lightmeter and the Ondu Pinhole camera.