Being as it was my wife’s birthday this Friday just gone I thought it appropriate that we dined out in style. Well dine out in rustic style that is. One of our favorite haunts is the “Wharf Fish & Chip Shop”. You may have seen previous articles featuring this place, and its rustic charm and simple seafood fare is what draws a lot of folks … Continue reading Oppo A5 – EOS 700D & Raglan revisited
Photowarehouse now shows stocks of the X-T200 in store. Price wise its exactly where I thought it would be at $1329.00 NZD. Its being sold with the XC 15-45 lens. Personally I think it would be better with the XC 16-50 mm lens, but its design is for a hybrid stills/video camera therefore it gets the power zoom lens. For me personally I would much … Continue reading The X-T200 has arrived in store.
Enter the FujiFilm X-T200 So far all the preliminary views and hands on previews would suggest that Fuji may just have the best entry level mirrorless camera on the market. Sound like a big call? Perhaps but to date everything I have seen about this camera screams buy me. While it doesn’t sit inside the $1000.00 NZD budget camera zone I think that its … Continue reading Finally the perfect entry level camera from Fuji?
As the title suggests one lens is all you need right? Well yes .. maybe. Theres a school of thought and any number of YouTube videos that suggest the same thing and it got me thinking. In the film days when 35mm SLR’s were the in camera, most came with a 50mm lens attached. Depending upon the model they generally ranged from f1.4 to f … Continue reading One lens is all you need.
With very little fanfare Fuji has released the latest XA camera, the XA-7. First impressions are that this is what the XA-5 should perhaps have looked like. With a new 24 megapixel APSC sensor and a 3.5 inch 16:9 format full tilt and swivel screen this is what many of the Fugi faithful have been waiting for. After looking over the specs and viewing current … Continue reading Fuji Releases the XA-7
The new (to me) Canon EF-S 55-250 IS ii arrived in the post today fortunately all in one piece. It was advertised as lightly used and in mint condition. I can report thats exactly what it was. I had the opportunity to have a small play with it. Right from the outset it showed promise and it quickly became evident that this was going to be … Continue reading Canon EF-S 55-250 IS ii