Tag: camera

Get Featured: Ben Beech

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Get Featured: Ben Beech

Get Featured: Ben Beech Today I am very happy to share the work of a mate of mine, Ben Beech. This is a story of a gifted camera and some film, and the work that came from that gift. Check it out. About two years ago I popped into my local camera shop in suburban Tokyo, […]

Camera Geekery: Solarcan

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Camera Geekery: Solarcan

Camera Geekery: Solarcan Now I am not usually a Kickstarter kind of guy, but I do rather like this one. Solarcan is actually already nearly funded, but a little push wouldn’t hurt for this cool product. I quite fancy one myself. Born from a love of photography, art & astronomy Solarcan is a unique camera […]

Camera Geekery: The Royal Blue Trio

Camera Geekery: The Royal Blue Trio I get to see a lot of amazing cameras doing my job, and it never gets old. But once in a while I get to see something that really blows my socks off. And this is one of those times. A completely unique and very special trio of rare […]

In your bag No: 1456 – John Helmuth

In your bag No: 1456, John Helmuth John has a lovely setup for us today. Very simple gear and a bag that would be stealthy if it were not for the logo on it. Nice film case too. Hey everyone! My name is John Helmuth from New Jersey. I’ve been a long-time 35mm photographer, but […]

Seeing Double. The story of the matching Leica M3’s

Seeing Double. The story of the matching Leica M3’s A curious and somewhat remarkable tale indeed. Wolfgang decided to buy a couple of Leica M3’s, the odds of buying two cameras that are exactly the same must run into the millions to one, yet that is what happened to Wolfgang. Check it out. Prologue At […]

In your bag No: 1433 – Mina Saleeb

In your bag No: 1433, Mina Saleeb You could say that Mina is rather fond of Contax cameras. Or cameras in general really as he seems to have been able to stuff an awful lot of them into his bag. Check it out. My name is Mina and I’m a film camera enthusiast based in […]

Camera Geekery: Intimate Objects – the Lomo’Instant Automat

Intimate Objects – the Lomo’Instant Automat, by Daniel Schaefer Daniel Schaefer returns to us with a piece about the new Lomo camera. Daniel was lucky enough to get his hands on a pre-production model and put it through its paces. Read on to see what he thinks about this new camera. Intimate Objects – the […]

In your bag No: 1423 – Tom Allen

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In your bag No: 1423 – Tom Allen

In your bag No: 1423, Tom Allen Tom is a young man who shoots film thanks to an attic find. Lots of film and somewhere in the shot you might be able to see a bag too. Check it out. Hello JapanCameraHunter! I’ve been following this website for a while and have really enjoyed nosing […]

Camera Geekery: Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review

Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review Today we have a guest lens review. On a star of an M mount lens. This piece was originally featured over on www.casualphotophile.com, but I thought it would fit well on here too. Check it out. The end of a tiresome week found me weary, disheartened, and […]

In your bag No: 1415 – Fortes Odair Nelson

In your bag No: 1415, Fortes Odair Nelson Something lovely for the weekend. Fortes Odair shares his lovely gear with us from Brussels. It is not often we get bags from that neck of the European woods. Check it out. My Name is Fortes Odair, born and raised in Luxembourg, but as I am studying […]