#245. Oh No! My Lens is Having a Panic Attack

#245. Oh No! My Lens is Having a Panic Attack

If this was a money shot, you’d hear me whining from the Arctic to Oz. I remember setting up the small tripod given to my by friend and co-author Philippe (because my main Feisol is too large for cabin luggage and I’m too cheap to put a case in the

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#191. Leica Summicron-R 50/2 : the perfect 50 for the Sony A7r ?

#191. Leica Summicron-R 50/2 : the perfect 50 for the Sony A7r ?

It was this lovely article by Tim ashley that brought this lens to my attention. I bought one for my NEX-5n 18 months ago, didn’t love it as much as I had hoped (chiefly because of the resulting 75mm equivalent focal length), sold it to a fellow photographer reader of

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#147 Why shoot flowers?

Shooting flowers is an often underrated segment of photography. There are many reasons for this. One being that we have all seen so many ultrasharp magnified flower pictures that we are thoroughly unable to enjoy any more of them. Another one, that one needs special equipment: macro lens, plus rails,

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