A DHL package arrived few days ago and in it was the Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens that Lomography sent me. The original Petzval lens was invented by Joseph Petzval in 1840, for use mainly in portrait photography. It has that unique swirly bokeh in the background. In 2013, the folks at Lomography launched […]
Last shooting session with the Nikon Df. Thank you guys, it’s been fun. And what a day to shoot because it was pouring like cats and dogs. While waiting for the rain to stop, I took some shots using the AF-S NIKKOR 85mm f/1.4G lens. The Df is a head turner. Some passers-by slowed down […]
I brought the Nikon Df and two large aperture lenses with me on my family trip to Indonesia. All fit nicely in a small messenger bag. The one thing that I immediately noticed upon receiving the Df, aside from its vintage design and look, was its weight. It’s very light for a DSLR camera. We […]
I am crazy about buttons and dials on a camera. I just love the look of it with those buttons and dials sitting nicely on top of the camera. I am also crazy about anything that has a vintage look. I bought two old typewriters from eBay recently, for example. I have also collected some old cameras over […]
I bought a Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner yesterday and played with it to scan my old slides and some recent black and white negatives. Definitely not a perfect film scanner but it’s fun to use and fast. Here are some of the scans I did.
I brought the Fuji X100s out to shoot in Little India late last night and spent few hours there till past midnight. This time I set the camera to shoot in RAW + JPEG mode. All the images here are the JPEG files, straight out of the camera. No post-processing other than resizing them for web […]