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Two Kodachrome treatments

Kodachrome is long revered for its look. Its combination of colour sensitivity, unique softness, yet still very natural look has wide appeal. And the fact that it went extinct just a few short years before the recent emergence of digital simulation of films adds to its mystique. VSCO offers Ektachrome and many other film simulations, […]

Powerful flashes for Micro Four Thirds

I am thinking of upgrading from the trusty Olympus FL-600R to a more powerful unit. There seems to be no Olympus nor Panasonic flashes designed for Micro Four Thirds that fits the bill, but the Four Thirds FL-50R is highly regarded. There are also the Metz mecablitz 44, 52, and 64. (The 64 recently replaced […]

First look at the Fstoppers Flash Disc

I just took a delivery of theĀ Fstoppers Flash DiscĀ ($49.99 from Amazon) this evening. It had taken 20 days to arrive, first going to Shipito‘s facility in California, then forwarded to my place in Bangkok. Since it is late evening on a Wednesday, I will not have a chance to try this out properly yet. This […]

Sold my Olympus M.Zuiko 75mm/f1.8

Today, I sold one of my prized lens to a happy camper, who has taken it down south to the offshore platform where he is presumably producing razor sharp portraits of whoever works there. That lens is the amazing Olympus M.Zuiko 75/1.8. And the simple, yet surprising, reason is it has been sitting in my […]