Tag Archives: comparison

The quality of light


I’VE BEEN working through the mass of photos I took during my Greek trip and I was struck by the two below. One of them was taken in the eveningĀ  the other early the following morning. The difference in the … Continue reading

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A postcard camera


I TOOK my Zeiss Ikon 6×4.5 for an outing the other day, just to see what it could do. The light was flat and a bit dim, which isn’t ideal, and either my exposure or the processing was a bit … Continue reading

Posted in Canon 70-200 f2.8L, film camera, Film cameras, Folding cameras, Lenses, Schneidar Xenar 75/3.5 (Tessar), Super-Ikonta A | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Spot the difference…


(Answer now beneath the photos) ONE of these was shot with Canon 5D MkII and 24-70 f2.8L lens, combined price about $4,000. The other was shot with a Zeiss Ikon Nettar 517/16 folding camera from about 1948, e-bay price less … Continue reading

Posted in Cameras, Colour film, Digital Cameras, film camera, Film cameras, Folding cameras | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments