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Changing Perspective – Wide Angle Photography – Progress Update

Had a beer at opening night for the exhibition I am participating in (“Momentary Collective”) with Simon – the person who put me onto the Ricoh GR1V. You can see his wonderful images here.  He asked me how the wide angle … Continue reading

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131005 City walk digital extravaganza

131005 City walk digital extravaganza, a set on Flickr.

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Some More GR1V Shots

Had some time to kill at the QANTAS Club Lounge recently, thanks to a 5 hour delay in taking off for Los Angeles. As luck would have it, I had the Ricoh GR1V in my bag to help pass the … Continue reading

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The Act of Chimping and How to Get That Monkey Off Your Back!

Where would I be without Urbandictionary.com? 1. chimping What one does after taking a picture with a digital camera and looking at the result. Derived from the words they speak when chimping: “Ooo-oo-oo!” Chimping is a relatively recent phenomenon – … Continue reading

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Changing Perspective – Wide Angle Photography – Compact Cameras

The first few rolls came back from Bond Colour this week from my New York trip. As soon as I started scanning, I realised I wasn’t quite sure which shots were from which camera – the Ricoh GR1V or the … Continue reading

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The Year of the Compact Film Camera!

Hmmm, it would seem I am a regular breaker of one of the ten commandments handed down to Moses on Mt Sinai. “Thou Shalt Not Covet” It is tough when friends come along to a photography function with shiny new … Continue reading

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Changing Perspective – Wide Angle Photography – Getting Up Close

135mm gets you nice a close without getting people’s faces. Wide angle photography offers no such buffer zone. The Ricoh GR has a 28mm F2.8 lens. I felt like chucking the camera straight onto Ebay when I downloaded my first … Continue reading

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