Tag Archives: contax

Digital cameras I want to see

Posted on by Bellamy

Digital cameras that I want to see Photokina has got everyone buzzing, with the new releases from Leica and all of that jazz, there has been an influx of new cameras on the market, some of the great some of them not so great. Seeing as everyone has chucked their tuppence into the ring about […]

The Contax T2 – the killer compact

Posted on by Bellamy

There is another contender on the compact scene, the T2 Recently it has all been about the Ricoh GR1, but what everyone forgets is that there is a very famous rival out there, which can certainly trade punches with the GR. So lets have a look at the T2.

Interview with a collector – Patrick O’Brien

Posted on by Bellamy

Interview with a collector, Patrick O’Brien Sometimes I get requests from people to show their gear, and I am always open to these. But this one really caught my eye, because the collector, Patrick O’Brien, is so young, yet has such an impressive collection. Lets have a look at Patrick’s cameras…

Camera porn weekend

Posted on by Bellamy

The weekend is here, and its bloody pouring down. Typhoon season means more time indoors… The more time indoors, the less time that I have to go out shooting or buying or scavenging, as a consequence of this I spend more time taking pictures of the cameras that I currently have. So not all is lost […]

Contax compact cameras are awesome

Posted on by Bellamy

Contax make some fine cameras, and here are a few of them. How did a boring Japanese company make things as pretty as this?  Seriously, did someone have a moment of madness and actually get freedom of design or something? Basically, during the nineties, most compact cameras could be classed as ‘functional’ which basically meant that […]

Japanese camera collectors are hardcore

Posted on by Bellamy

You really have no idea how far the rabbit hole goes . Today I had a pretty good day, I got to play with some special gear Yeah, I guess it was a good weekend, I got to buy some gear for myself (more of that later), and I got to play with some amazing equipment. I […]

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