Well well well, The workshop has finished and it has been emotional Yes, that is right, the workshop has finished and we had a blast. It has been a roller coaster of emotions for all of us, not just the students but the instructors too. We have made friends from all over the world and […]

In your bag #2 – Nando

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Bag shot number 2, and it is a cracker, hope you enjoy it Well it seems that you all have no problem at all with showing me inside your bags. This is brilliant, keep them coming. I am hoping to do one a day if possible. So, for our second bag-shot we have something really […]

Bag Shot – What’s in your bag? Part 2

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Remember this? Well, it is back. *UPDATE* I love my camera bags, and I love to see what is inside other peoples camera bag. With that in mind I have decided to run a what is in your bag feature. So, first up we have my most recent acquisition. My limited edition Domke beams edition […]

Street photography doesn’t have to be a battle Recently there has been a lot of talk about what is good street photography and what constitutes invasion of privacy, especially in light of the video by Fabio Pirez. The video, which he has now taken down showed Pirez jumping in the face of people on the […]

Domke bags and Beams Japan collaboration

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Domke bags are the business, of that there is not a doubt. Anyone who knows me will know that I am a huge fan of Domke bags, and I have several of them. They are well built, strong, hold more than you can imagine and actually look better with age. They are classic in their […]

The Konica Hexar AF Brown Sometimes, just sometimes you find something really special when you are out hunting. I was at the camera fair yesterday when I just chanced upon this camera. The brown leather Konica Hexar AF. Now I have never seen one of these before, only heard rumors. Just look at it, it […]

Here is some info for people in case you were wondering what I am all about I have had a few people ask me lately what I do and what this site is all about, so I thought I should clear up a few things. Yes, I am a camera collector and fan, but I […]

New York by Elliott Erwitt

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A nice little short film about the beautiful work of Elliot Erwitt. He talks about the city that he loves and shares his pictures. Please enjoy. Japancamerahunter

The Grand Prix edition Nikon FA

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You have to wonder what Nikon was thinking when it made this camera This camera was produced by Nikon to commemorate the Nikon FA’s selection as the winner of the camera industry’s most prestigious award, “The Camera Grand Prix ’84”. This camera is slathered in gold, and I do mean real gold, it actually features […]

Magnum Photobooks

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A great short video from Magnum in which a few of the great Magnum photographers such as Elliott Erwitt, Alex Webb, Bruce Gilden, Chris Steele-Perkins and others talk about the books they have produced. If anything it makes you want to go out and track down some of these gems. But hopefully it also inspires […]