Camera repair news
It is my sad duty to announce that a number of cameras will no longer be serviced by their makers in Japan.
JapanCameraHunter Bespoke Sourcing Service
I decided to update this article a little bit as people have been asking me recently what I do and what I can do for them. So here is the updated piece on how I can find you the camera that you have always wanted. Continue reading
The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part III (Manual Focus SLR Lenses) by Dan K
Definitely worth the wait. Dan K is back with another massively comprehensive guide to the unsung heroes of the film camera world. This time covering something that many have been waiting for. Lenses. This is a huge one, so get yourself a cup of something nice and enjoy.
JCH Xmas gift ideas for photographers
Seeing as everyone else is doing it, I thought I would knock together a gift list for people that wasn’t going to set you back an arm and a leg. Some simple and fun ideas for people who love photography.
The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part I (SLRs) by Dan K
In this article Dan K follows up on his popular article Dan K’s Top 10 SLRs [http://www.japancamerahunter.com/2013/06/dan-ks-top-10-manual-film-slrs/]. This time, he explores the cameras that are unappreciated by collectors and neglected most reviewers, but remain outstanding choices for the budget-minded enthusiast.
Fantastic Repainted Cameras
I have seen some superb repainted cameras recently, but a couple if them really caught my own and I decided to share them with you.
JapanCameraHunter’s Classic Camera Cleaning Guide
Recently I saw a camera cleaning guide online and I thought to myself ‘I can definitely do better than that’ so I have decided to put together this guide to the techniques that I use when cleaning cameras. I hope you find it useful.
Inspired Eye digital magazine
Inspired Eye magazine is back with a fresh issue and some great articles and interviews. If you have not seen it then check it out.
Dan K’s Top 10 Manual Film SLRs
Dan K is back, with a great rundown of the best manual film SLR’s. Come and read, maybe you will learn something new, maybe you will have something to share. If you are new to film and looking for an SLR guide, this would be a great start.