Category: Reviews

June 25, 2016 / Photography

When buying enlarger lenses, it is important not only to choose a lens of the right focal length to give the required magnification, but also sufficient coverage to cover the…

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December 18, 2015 / Audio

My most recent microphone purchase was a pair of Sontronics STC-1 small condenser microphones, primarily as an upgrade for some less expensive microphones I already owned. I did my homework before…

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October 2, 2014 / Photography
August 9, 2014 / Gadgets
September 12, 2013 / Photography
May 20, 2013 / Audio

I’ve been using a pair of Behringer C-2 small diaphragm condenser microphones for several years now, and I’ve been extremely impressed. This week I had cause to buy another pair…

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September 24, 2012 / Photography

After making some pinholes recently, I tested them with my DSLR. It has a tiny sensor and it’s not even the camera I intended to use the pinholes with. So…

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September 18, 2012 / Photography

Recently I wrote about making a pinhole lens for my view camera. The results weren’t brilliant and I wondered if I had chosen the right diameter of pinhole. So I…

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April 16, 2012 / Photography

When I bought my 450D I started out with the standard 18-55mm lens, and added a 70-300mm to cover most of the usual range of focal lengths. But when I’m…

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May 2, 2011 / Photography