Shiny new electronics with 72 megapixels, 475x digital zoom, APS-C, CMOS, SD-XC. Whaaaaaat? What. On. Earth? (Answers at the bottom if you care) If you’re thinking about a new camera, it’s a minefield. I don’t know much about cameras but the little I know should at least give you somewhere to start. The first question
Take a printer on a night out. Are you mad?! Nope. Have you seen the HP Sprocket? It is tiny. It literally fits in your hand, and therefore your handbag, making it the perfect accessory for any night out. I first saw them last year but as is typical with me, by the time I
The more photographing I do the more I realise I like using windows to frame shots. As I scroll through my memory cards and my phone I see more and more photos of windows. Either looking out through them, the window itself or from the outside looking at a wall with a row
I need to explain my un-authorised absences over the past few weeks first of all. For the past month I have been suffering from “cluster headaches”. A right royal pain in the arse head which are a bit like an ice cream brain freeze, eight or ten times a day and last about half
. I don’t do New Year’s Eve. Not normally. I like to pretend it is just another day. That the telly programmes on tonight are not special and that we can go to bed at 10pm, just like normal. But then we got invited out to a friend’s house tonight and Mr B
. You may be having a Peter Kaye cheesecake moment here…”rent a camera ?……cameras, to rent? Renting? Cameras?” Why would you do that? As it turns out, quite a few reasons. Let’s ignore, for a moment, the chap who borrowed his son’s camera to record the trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas and spent
. Another great theme for The Gallery this week: Home Comforts. Thoughts of the one thing that that we cannot live without. Of course I have lots of things I think I cannot live without, but obviously I can as they are all at home. And well, I am not. I am thousands of
What MB thinks about Fujifilm’s XA-2 camera.