Tag: tokyo-classic-camera

The Nikkor 6mm f/5.6 Fisheye Nikkor aka The Holy Grail There are rare lenses and then there are the rarest of lenses. Some of you might remember the other Nikon 6mm lens that I acquired a couple of months ago, well if you thought that one was rare then this one is the icing on […]

The Hasselblad MKWE (AKA The NASA Hasselblad) Today I have a very very special camera to show you (and offer to you). The Hasselblad MKWE, also known as the NASA Hasselblad. This extremely rare camera has a few features that make it different for your everyday ‘Blad. Read on…

The ICS camera fair roundup

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The ICS camera fair roundup So the camera fair is just about over and as usual there were some stunning items on display. So here is a little report on some of the things that I found.

Camera review: Nikon S2 with Nikkor-S 50mm f/1.4 A great review from guest writer Leonard Goh. The S2 is a classic rangefinder that is a great experience to use. Let’s let Leonard tell us about it.

Leica M hands on I was very fortunate to be able to go to a Leica event and get my greasy little mitts on the new series of Leica cameras. And I have to admit it, I was impressed. But was I actually impressed enough to buy one?

In your bag 280, Miles Metcalfe JCH has a lovely bag for you today, with a whole array of different cameras on show. Miles is a student with a big passion for film photography. Come and see.

So you want to find a camera? Then this is what you need to know Recently a few people have been asking me about my service and specifically what it entails. I thought I would take this opportunity to give you all the lowdown on what I do.

ICS World used camera fair 2012

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The ICS 2012 camera fair is almost upon us Yes, another camera fair, and this time from the ICS group. This is one of the smaller fairs and it is only a two day affair, but there will be plenty of things to see and buy there.

MS Optical Sonnetar 50mm f1.1 MC Test pictures So, the lens arrived yesterday and I managed to blag an M9 to test it with. I am going to use the lens on film too, as I think that the results will be quite different, but I wanted to get some test shots done for you […]

Shinjuku Camera Fair – Day 2 report Day 2 is over and it was a quiet day. Most of the super items have gone, courtesy of the fleet of buyers that descended on the show on the first day. But there are still a few great items there, so here is a rundown of what […]