1. Konstruct your own 35mm

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    Appropriately, my dad and I gave and received the same Christmas gift this year…a Lomography DIY 35mm camera – the Konstruktor! Packaging up as a air fix like kit, with the challenge of completing the build in 1-2 hours, we created out very own photo challenge, by one, building the...
  2. Lumu present

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    The kickstarter project, Lumu has kicked into life and begun shipping it’s incident light meter for mobile phones. It arrived today, in time for Christmas…I doubt they’ll be much light metering going on around the Christmas tree, but after reading about the project and ordering from the kickstarter website whilst...
  3. World Press Photo Contest 2014

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    One of the premier photojournalism competitions, the 2014 World Press Photo contest, is now open for entries to professional photographers. The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2014 and the winners will be announced on February 14, 2014. The contest categories are: General News Spot News Contemporary Issues Daily Life People Nature Sports...
  4. Icelandic Colour

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    We recently ventured to the alien landscapes of Iceland in search of northern lights and whales ahoy… Both Iceland’s main attraction were otherwise obtained. The northern lights may have been shining like never before, but we wouldn’t of known, as the sky was leaden grey for our entire trip…except when...
  5. Westonbirt gallery

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    I had a recent autumnal trip to Westonbirt Arboretum, near Tetbury, armed with my Leica M4-2 with Summicron 50mm lens and the medium format Fuji GA645i, which has the Fujinon lens equivalent to about 37mm in 35mm terms. Both film cameras, which was a rare exercise these days in slowing...

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