1. While my guitar gently weeps

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    Isaac begins his love of the guitar. He has an interesting, almost Hendrix-like style, as he bangs, plucks, licks and climbs on top of the guitar. My guitar is truly weeping at its treatment…  
  2. Fujifilm X-Pro 2

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    The long awaited follow up to Fuji’s “pro” model, the X-Pro 2 has been released into the wild. Here’s the headline features… New X-Trans™* CMOS III sensor & X Processor Pro New Advanced Hybrid Multi Viewfinder New 1/8000 sec. Mechanical Shutter New Film Simulation “ACROS” New 7×7 Phase Detection AF...
  3. Pentax FF

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    Another less teasing shot supplied by Pentax on they’re approaching full frame camera. It appears to have a twisty LCD…
  4. Great Western Air Ambulance Visit

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    I recently got invited over to Bristol to meet the doctors at the Great Western Air Ambulance that treated me in a crushed Mini, half way through a hedge on the side of the road after a taxi driver decided his side of the road wasn’t interesting enough. We were...
  5. Pentax full frame S16

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    Ricoh Pentax have released a teaser site, with shadowy Pentax DLSR in view, with the promise of a Spring 2016 release into the wild. This will be a much anticipated camera for Pentaxians…
  6. Load film into Fuji GA645i

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    So I’m rusty at loading film properly into a camera, which I recently demonstrated by ruining a very nice Fuji Velvia 100f film in my Fuji GA645i. I thought I’d take it out for a spin when we visited the local Harcourt Arboretum. Isaac likes looking at the trees, just...
  7. Floating bonsai

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    Photographer Azuma Makoto creates a floating bonsai in an Abandonded Power Plant. Originally built in the 1920’s, this coal plant was operational for almost a century. It is located in Belgium, close to Brussels. Its cooling tower is still in good condition, though overgrown with weeds and moss. A spectacular...
  8. Them bones

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    A medical update is a rare thing on here these days, but here’s some new stuff. I got referred to the Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford, as two and half years on from the car accident, aches, pains and the challenge of getting up and down stairs faster than newborn Isaac...
  9. Leica Q

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    Leica launch a new compact camera, but one that’s a proper Leica, not a Panasonic rebrand. You can always tell the difference from the extra zero added to the price tag on anything with a red dot. Simply, the Q is a 24mp full frame camera with built in EVF,...

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