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Removing Fungus From A Pentax 50mm f/2

Removing Fungus From A Pentax 50mm f/2

By Steve Boylin. Picture the scene: you just found a bargain at a car boot sale or charity shop. A Pentax SLR with 50mm lens...

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The World's Shiniest Kine Exakta - Daniel Walsh // Staff Picks

The World's Shiniest Kine Exakta - Daniel Walsh // Staff Picks

Today, we’re talking about Dan’s (extremely shiny) Kine Exacta/Exakta Version 1.2.3. This camera is a later model of one of Ihagee Kamerwerks first production 35mm SLR cameras, and just so happens to have been doused with a gallon of Brasso. 

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The Adam's and Co. Half Plate w/ the Dallmeyer Pentac - Adam French // Staff Picks

The Adam's and Co. Half Plate w/ the Dallmeyer Pentac - Adam French // Staff Picks

In this staff pick, we are discussing the 'Adam's and Co.' Half Plate camera with the 8" f/2.9 Dallmeyer Pentac lens. Read how a unique soft and pictorial look adds a distinctive touch to Adam's photographic endeavours.

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100 Years of Leica Videos

We didn’t invent photography, we invented photography.

As I’m sure you’ve heard at some point over the year, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Leica. There have been a few commemorative videos from various companies, all of which are a great watch.

If you’re around in Hamburg between 24th October 2014 and 11th Jan 2015, head over to Deichtorhallen and check out the 100 years exhibition they have on.

Below are some of the videos, with each one taking a slightly different viewpoint to the other as seen by different companies and people.

Here’s to another 100 years.