Saturday, August 24, 2019

Buying your next digital camera at the thrift shop

Lucky dip at the charity shop and up pops an ancient but surprisingly serviceable digital camera

Cameras at Everest, a century apart

A Kodak Vest-Pocket camera was lost on Everest 95 years ago. If it is ever found it could prove that the mountain was conquered some 30 years earlier than the history books say.

Six cameras easy to carry anywhere

Fixed lens cameras make great travel companions. But which are the best you can go for?

Bathurst 12-Hour GT: The best of racing

For pure entertainment and hard racing, the Bathurst 12 hour GT race On February 3 really was one of the bes — if not the best — I have ever seen. It really was a ripper....

FujiFilm X20: The unique retro travel camera still impresses

Jason discovered an old flame lurking in a second-hand camera shot. And the unique X20 still impresses…..

Fuji XF10 mirrors the old-faithful Ricoh GR

Could the new Fuji XF10 be the Ricoh GR replacement we’ve been waiting for? Whatever, it is certain to see more TLC from Fuji than Ricoh has given to the GR.

Fuji X100F gets a dose of brimstone, lives to tell the tale

What camera to choose when descending into the sulfur mines? Sebastian knew just the tool for this job — his well-tried and trusted Fuji X100F. Covered in brimstone, it lived to tell the tale…..

Fuji X-T2 Firmware Update v4.00: What’s new?

Fuji has updated the firmware for the X-T2 body. What does it mean for current owners of the camera? David Bailey gives you all the details.

Fuji X-T2: Of herons, eels and humans

The wildlife photographer’s lot is waiting for the decisive moment. David set out to the River Dee with hope and was not disappointed when he met a compliant heron….

Fuji X-H1: What is image stabilisaton and how does it work?

Why is in-body and in-lens stabilisation becoming a must-have feature on mirrorless cameras?