Purma Special – Guest Review by Mike Eckman

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Today’s camera review comes from our guest Mike Eckman – it’s all we need to know about the ancient, Bakelite Purma Special.

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TTArtisan 50mm f/0.95 Lens Review – Ultra-fast, Ultra-affordable

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Nicholas reviews the supposed Noctilux-killer; the ultra-fast and ultra-affordable TTArtisan 50mm F/0.95 Leica M mount fast prime lens.

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Perspectives on Place by JAP Alexander – Landscape Photography but Not as We Know It

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Sroyon reviews Perspectives on Place, a book on landscape photography by JAP Alexander. Click through, read more.

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A Day at the Office – Photographing an Avalanche Rescue Dog in Action

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Joe Freemond spends the day with avalanche rescue as they trained their newest rescue dog, Fred. And the photos aren’t to be missed.

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The Beautiful Alternative Processes of Amy Marie Gladding

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Danielle’s latest interviewee is Amy Marie Gladding, an artist who makes use of alternative photographic processes to make stunning art.

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On the Relationship Between Music and Photography

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A few of the CP writers (who also happen to be musicians) share their thoughts on the relationship between the two art forms.

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Canon FD 24-35mm f/3.5L – Earning the Red Ring

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My preference for shooting vintage Canons can make reducing the weight of my camera bag a real struggle. My preferred camera, the F-1, tips the scales at 820g bare. The…

Why Take Pictures? Answering the Existential Crisis of the Photography Hobbyist

2100 1181 James Tocchio

James explores the existential crisis of the in-a-rut hobbyist photographer – what’s the point of making pictures anyway?

I Called the Contax T2 Overrated, This Reader Disagreed

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Every Friday, I end the workweek by posting an Ask Me Anything on the site’s Instagram stories. Through these AMAs, readers of the site and…

Funeral for a Friend – an Obituary for My Dead Nikon L35AF

1991 1120 Jeb Inge

An obituary for Jeb’s dead Nikon L35AF, and musings on the importance of memories and having a decent camera to make them.

Why Everyone Should Shoot a Wide Angle Lens

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One of the simplest ways to increase the dynamism and visual interest of our images is by using a wide-angle lens. By widening our angle of…