Samyang 12mm F2.0 – Black Gold

I bought the Samyang 12mm f2.0 specifically to photograph my apartment as I wanted something wide, sharp and above all, cheap to help me create some marketing buzz. From everything I had read, the Samyang (or Rokinon as it also known) ticked all the boxes, both from it’s reviews and perhaps even more importantly the […]

35mm Film Resurgence?

Harman Technologies Announces Point-and-Shoot EZ-35 Film Camera February 24th, 2021: Harman Technologies, the company that manufactures Ilford-brand film, has announced the EZ-35 camera in what appears to be a nod to the days of film point-and-shoots. The Harman EZ-35 looks similar to the classic disposable film camera but has a few features that make it […]

SOOC – What, Why & How?

Spolier alert, this article is about using customised settings in your Fujifilm camera to create unique and interesting jpeg’s straight out of camera (SOOC). RAW shooters may want to turn away now 🙂 My interests in photography are coloured by the work of others, especially those involved in documentary, candid and so called street.  Photography […]