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Camera Geekery: Contax 645

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Camera Geekery: Contax 645

Camera Geekery: Contax 645 The Contax 645 requires no introduction. It is a medium format legend that many a photographer have gotten aroused at the thought of owning one. Thanks to several high profile photographers using the Contax 645 as their main camera even to this day, it has garnered a high amount of praise among […]

Camera Geekery: Schneider Kreuznach Xenon 50mm F0.95

Camera Geekery: Schneider Kreuznach Xenon 50mm F0.95 When one hears the words “Dream Lens” uttered by other M-mount toting cameraphiles, they are more often than not referencing either a Leica Noctilux or the Canon 50mm f/0.95. But if your GAS compels you to possess a bokelicious light-sucking black hole of a lens, I give you another […]

Camera Geekery: Fuji GF670 / Voigtlander Bessa III

Camera Geekery: Fuji GF670 / Voigtlander Bessa III Like a 1930’s gangster, this box of metal and glass is known by many names: The Fuji GF670 aka the Voigtlander Bessa III aka The Poor Man’s Makina aka The Real Texas Leica. Though it may look like it’s from far removed times, it was actually introduced […]

Camera Geekery: TOGTEES X JCH JAPAN CAMERA TEE

Camera Geekery: TOGTEES X JCH JAPAN CAMERA TEE Summer is here and it is time to flex your JCH colours. I have teamed up with TogTees to bring you a fresh new range of special edition T-shirts (and who knows what else). TogTees and I have been busy beavering away to come up with some […]

Camera Geekery: Plaubel Makina 67

Camera Geekery: Plaubel Makina 67 It was the spring of 2008 and I was aimlessly exploring the grounds of Shinjuku Gardens when I spotted a round sunglasses wearing old man with a moustache and those distinctive tips in his hair. It was the legend himself Nobuyoshi Araki doing the same, albeit with a peculiar hunk […]

JCH Streetpan Shot of the Month Contest

JCH Streetpan Shot of the Month Contest *uh hum* Show me what you got, I want to see what you got. It is high time we had a StreetPan competition, so here we go. Submit your shots taken on JCH Streetpan 400 and the photo we like the most will be chosen each month. One […]

Camera Historica: The Sean Flynn Leica M2

Camera Historica: The Sean Flynn Leica M2 This is a story about a camera, a rather special camera. Every camera has a history, so they say. But it is not all that often that one has such a rich and documented history. One that was thought to be lost but has been found again. This […]

#saveanalogcameras Campaign Livestream Event

#saveanalogcameras Campaign Livestream Event I have teamed up with Cameraventures.com and hit the road to be part of a livestream event being held in Tampere, Finland. You can join us through the wonders of the internets and be part of the discussion. Juho and the the Cameraventures.com team have finally been able to go through all […]

Camera Geekery: JCH Green film cases available now!

Camera Geekery: JCH Green film cases available now! It may be April fools day, but this is no joke. The ever popular JCH film cases are now available in Green! So why not add a bit of colour to your life with the newest addition to the store. Green is the new black, or something. […]

The Leicamans creed

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The Leicamans creed My mate Joe Aguirre wrote this, as a testament to his Leica after watching Full Metal Jacket. The Leicamans creed.