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Review: The Olympus E-M5 Mark II

 My usual deployment: handheld video, with HLD-8 battery grip, Zeiss ZM 1.4/35 Distagon rin an adaptor, and a Zoom H5 audio recorder. I am working on fixing the hard/sharp/uncomfortable edges of the battery grip with a silicone putty compound called… 3,673 more words


A Fond Farewell

Last Friday, I bade farewell to a good friend.  A friend who’d been with me at all the important events of the past few years.  A friend who’d joined me on roadtrips and Failboats adventures and had even shared my cabin on a Pacific Island cruise. 600 more words


Small cameras with big sensors just get better and better - a review of the Panasonic LX100 for the April issue of Outdoor Photography Magazine by Andy Luck

I know I said it before, but the best camera is the one you have with you!

I have always favoured carrying a small pocket or jacket pocket camera when travelling around for off the cuff record taking, sudden inspiration, street photography and those moments when the unexpected photographic opportunity turns up. 331 more words

Andy Luck


I was just testing the macro extension rings I’d received in the mail, and they worked very well indeed, even though the whole purpose of having electrical signals pass through the lens via the rings was moot–AF was more or less useless with this type of shooting, so I went manual anyway.