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Loosing sleep over the Leica M6

Been drooling ove the Leica M6 for a while. Since it is even more expensive than my current DSLR then I tried (tried being the operative word) to forget about it. Opened Shortlist today and what do I see? the Leica M6. At over 6000 pounds it very much out of my price range for […]

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The Nikon CoolpixA

According to Nikon, it the Professional Choice of Compact Camera. Let’s find out shall we??? The idea behind this camera is to combine the performance of a DSLR with the portability of a compact camera. The key features include: 16.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor EXPEED 2 image processing engine Nikkor fixed wide-angle 18.5mm f/2.8 […]

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Losing sleep over Monster DNA Headphones

Something a little different today. Everyone knows that I cannot leave my house without my iPod (I can always leave without my phone). I’ve found really hard to find good headphones. Something not too big for my incredibly small and something with great sound and noise cancellation.I’ve tried the Urbanears Plattan headphones, great value for […]

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Filters and their Use in Black and White Photography

Ever since I could remember I’ve loved Black & White photography. It was what attracted me to photography in the first place. However, I’ve always found it more challenging to get the right kind of effect. If you are not keen or don’t like your work then there’s nothing Photoshop, Lightroom or any other kind post processing […]

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Great sales deals

Hey Everybody, Hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas!!! It’s that time of the year where we look forward to the 26th of December in order to bag great offers. I’ve compiled a couple of things I think are worth the hassle. Hope it helps… Sigma 17-70mm f2.8-4.5 DC Macro OS HSM RRP: £408 Sale […]

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Losing sleep over………..

My current obsession is the Canon 5D Mark III. Too soon to update so Santa won’t you be nice? Courtesy of Canon UK Courtesy of Canon UK Courtesy of Canon UK 22.3 megapixel full-frame sensor 61-point AF 6 fps continuous shooting ISO 100 – 25,600 sensitivity, expandable to IS0 102,400 14-BIT DIGIC 5+ processor Weather […]

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Christmas Wish List……..

There can’t be Christmas without presents so I thought I’ll share my wish list with everyone. Nothing too extravagant but all items reasonably priced. Hope Santa is listening and taking notes…… Nikon AF-S DX 18-300 f/3.5-5.6 ED VR Lens   Circular Polarising Filter Cokin H250A ND Grad Kit Nikon SB-700 Speedlight Flash Unit & Nikon SC-28 TTL Remote Cord […]

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Nikon D90 camera issues

Approximately 2 weeks ago, there was a new member added to the family. Precisely the Nikon D90. But days ago it died on me. By the way, it wasn’t refurbished or second hand. I ripped the seal myself. Auto function works fine but the MANUAL (the main function I use by the way) it not […]

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Using the Holga

Lately, I’ve been feeling a little unsatisfied with my lack of creativity and my lack of shooting all together. As you all know I have a digital SLR, and I’ve been using it for the past 5 years. To be quite honest, I’ve been thinking of upgrading for a while now and it got me […]

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Nikon D4

I’ve fallen in LOVE.I’ve just found out that NIKON has released a new camera aimed at Pro’s. I’ve always said that I wanted the D3S. I must say that the D3 range is nothing compare with this baby. Nikon D4 Here’s a quick recap of what it offers: – 51 Auto Focus point system – […]

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