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Warm day in Cape Town
Dec 01

#298. Waiting for the wind to stop

By Paul Perton | Review

The Fuji’s frame counter now reads 109. This week’s wind – quite normal for the region at this time of year – has been hammering away making trying to do pretty much anything outside a bit of a challenge.   So, I’ve not had the practice with the X100 I’d hoped for – especially as […]

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The view we climbed to Sacre Coeur to see
Oct 15

#287. The Susans’ day out.

By Paul Perton | News

It’s just past seven on a dark, wet and chilly morning and I’ve dragged my less than svelte being up what seemed like several thousand steps to the entrance of Sacre Coeur, where I am due to meet co-DS-blogger Pascal. I find him on the steps of this huge church, revelling in the semi-constant rain […]

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Jul 29

#261. Menu envy. Not.

By Paul Perton | Opinion

Many pundits flesh out their reviews with (usually) lengthy and often caustic gripes about interfaces – the way the camera communicates with you and how easy it is to set, or change a specific function. Read any Web review. There’s always a section on the menus and how hard (usually) or easy (rarely) it is […]

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Birds
Jun 26

#249. Packing for Perth(shire)

By Paul Perton | Opinion

Holiday time looms. We’ll also be attending two weddings while we’re there, so a couple of weeks before leaving for Europe, it’s time to start my usual agonising game about what camera kit to pack. The Nikon option is usually a D800 and 14-24, 24-70 and 80-200 zooms, with either a spare body, or perhaps […]

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Is this a load of that?
Apr 02

#211. I’m just curious, you know?

By Paul Perton | Opinion

I’m curious about where Dear Susan’s readers strut their stuff and how they feel about the response postings generate. Flickr? photo.net? Where? I’ve tried most of the leaders and a few of the followers and at best, my opinion is a resigned sigh. I want someone to spot the things I miss and tell me […]

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