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The Best of a Good Bunch? Fujinon XF 90mm f2 R LM WR

November 05, 2016 - Since adopting Fuji's X-system as my go-to camera system for day to day and paid work, I have collected a large number o...
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Oh dear, here we go again!

March 04, 2016 - The spectre of sample variation has reared its ugly head yet again! I am disappointed to say that the first copy of t...
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Fujinon XF 16mm f1.4 R WR Lens

June 12, 2015 - I have never had a 24mm equivalent truly fast lens in my inventory on either Nikon or the Fuji XF system, the fastest to...
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Samyang 12mm f2 Lens

February 26, 2015 - Following on from my slightly problematic purchase of the Samyang 8mm f2.8 fisheye lens, I am happy to report that I lan...
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Lens Sample Variation For Real

February 11, 2015 - I have been looking to source a very wide angle lens for My Fuji X-system cameras. While the 14mm f2.8 is a fantastic le...
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Fuji Cashback

May 23, 2014 - I was relieved and delighted to get my Fuji cash back today. If you bought any 2 of the selected XF lenses earlier th...
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Nikkor 50mm f1.2 AiS....a wonderful classic

May 20, 2014 - For some reason I had a bit of a passion about this lens that is still in production after being introduced at the start...
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Do It Yourself Test Chart

November 25, 2013 - I always like to sanity check any new lens for defects as with todays high resolution digital sensors, it can be all too...
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Fujinon XF 23mm f1.4R

November 09, 2013 - I am finding that my X-system camera, The X-E1, is becoming my "go-to" camera for days or trips out with family due to t...
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A new breed of superlenses is needed

June 23, 2013 - Last year I made a very considered purchase of a Nikon D800, having initially been very sceptical about the overall perf...
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Ultimate Dragonfly Macro Weapon!

May 26, 2013 - Photographing dragonflies is one of my favourite types of photography. It can also be rather difficult and frustrating,...
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Settling in with the X-E1

December 01, 2012 - A little bit of time to experiment has got me where I wish to be with custom settings and knowing the way to get the bes...
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Fujifilm X-E1...a bit more time to play

November 29, 2012 - The sun actually came out today and I took the camera out to check and tweak my settings for the custom settings and to...
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More D800 Experience

October 01, 2012 - As usual, its been a struggle to get much quality time to use the D800 over the last week or two, between, work, rain, f...
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Enter the D800

September 15, 2012 - When I first heard the announcement that the replacement for the D700 had a 36 megapixel sensor I must admit to being on...
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Carl Zeiss 21mm f2.8 Distagon

March 20, 2012 - This is a classic wide angle lens that is generally reputed to be perhaps the best conventional wide angle prime availab...
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Carl Zeiss 25mm f2 Distagon

March 04, 2012 - As of early 2012, this is the newest in the Zeiss line of SLR lenses. It features a modern design including aspherical e...
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