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Why Rangefinders? By Anthony Chang

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Why Rangefinders? By Anthony Chang Today we have a guest piece by Anthony Chang discussing his reasons for choosing a rangefinder. Read on…

The Canonet QL17 – mini review

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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.

The incredible Canon 50mm f/0.95

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Just sometimes a very special lens comes along And that lens is the Canon 50mm f/0.95. Despite popular belief, this is not a cine lens. It was originally developed by Canon for the 7 rangefinder system. And at the time it was the fastest prime lens available in the world, beating Leica to the punch…

Rangefinder cameras- what are your options?

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There are so many out there, what one is for you? What rangefinder should I buy? This is a question that I get asked almost every day, and it is a question that I find very difficult to answer, there are so many variables that I could not possibly tell you what is right for […]

The Canon 7 Black

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Some more camera-porn for you, this time from my own personal collection This is a little something that I picked up yesterday. I got a call from the always charming Mijonju, who said he was in need of a Summicron 50mm lens and wondered if I had one. Well, it just so happened that I […]

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