The classic little rangefinder that punches above its weight In the 1970′s the Canonet became a household name, with over a million units sold. So let’s have a look and see why this camera became one of the best selling fixed lens rangefinders ever made.
Covering the best of the rest In one of the final parts of this series I shall cover the northern part of Tokyo, There is a whole bunch of stores in this large area so we had better get on with it…
For some people, there is something about the M5 that is very special In this guest post Michael Bock explains to us what drove hims towards the Leica M5, a camera that many people overlook. Perhaps it might make you give the camera a second thought?
The Ricoh GR series of cameras are great, but what are the differences? This is something that I get asked an awful lot, so I thought I would put together this little guide for you. It should give you an idea about the differences and what to look for.
Come to Ginza, the shopping capital of the world In part 2 of this series we are going to talk about an area that is very close to my heart, as it is where I first got the chance to be JapanCameraHunter. We are talking about Ginza of course.
There is no such thing as a ‘cheap’ Leica I have decided to put together a little article for you about Leica cameras in response to the amount of questions I get about them in my inbox. I hope this helps you all a little bit.
So, you want to know where to buy a camera in Tokyo? This might help. I get a lot of people asking me where to go shopping for a camera in Tokyo, and although it is my business to buy for people, I also want people to come and see Tokyo for themselves. So if […]
Rangefinder and SLR type cameras It has been a long time coming, but I have finally managed to put together the final section of the buyers guide for medium format cameras. So lets see what your options are…
Other medium format cameras So, you don’t want to have a TLR, what other options do you have? One of your main options in this field would be the Hasselblad and Hasselblad style of cameras. In this section of the buyers guide I shall talk about this style of camera. In the final section we […]
So you want to get a bit bigger, but what are your options? Right, so I hear that you are looking for a medium format camera, but you are not sure what is on offer. Due to popular request I have decided to produce a little buyers guide to medium format cameras.I have decided to […]