Camera review: First impressions of the Chroma Camera 4×5 AKA what’s...

This isn’t so much of a review, more of a first-impressions-comparison. My experience with different 4x5, large format cameras is minimal, having bought an MPP Mark VIII a few years back and stuck with it.

Camera review: the Kodak Instamatic 500 or, why I love 126...

The Kodak Instamatic 500 was the “jewel in the crown’ of the Kodak Instamatic line.

Camera review: teak wood meets carbon fibre, the Chamonix C45F-2 4×5...

After my first exposure to working with large format sheet film in a DIY pinhole camera, I decided to explore this line of film photography a bit further.

Camera review: the Yashica Mat 124 – by Malcolm Myers

“You can have it for £40, but the meter’s broken, so it’s sold as seen.

Camera review: The mystery 6×7 rangefinder aka “The Nameless Camera” –...

Everyone enjoys a mystery and here’s an enigma that certainly has me scratching my head. Maybe you too, although it’s possible you might be able to help solve the puzzle.

Sibling rivalry: Fujica GS645 & GS645S street photography shootout – by...

The Fujica GS645 Professional and its sibling GS645S Professional are very much alike, but different enough that the cameras beg for comparison....which interestingly enough, is what this article is all about: a comparison of Fuji's two most well-known and loved

Camera review – the Zeiss Ikon Nettar II 517/16 6×6 folding...

I bought my Zeiss Ikon Nettar 6x6 folder in 1992 for $50, pretty much in perfect nick. At the time I was shooting a Mamiya RB67 professionally; exclusively running Fuji Velvia through it for magazine covers and editorial work.

Quick camera review: a week and a half with the new...

I've written a bit for Lomography before and got a random email out of the blue asking if I was interested in testing out their new Diana Instant Square camera.

Camera review: Fuji Instax SQUARE SQ6 – by Raymond van Mil

Just a few weeks ago I had the pleasure to be invited by Fuji Europe to the launch of their new all-analog Instax SQUARE SQ6 camera in the Netherlands.

Camera review: the Pentax 645 – by Martin Jeffery

I have had a Pentax 645 for few months and have really enjoyed using it, so this is an attempt to put some thoughts together on it.

The Hasselblad V-System master guide: CF, CF FLE and IHI lenses

I kicked off the previous article in this series by stating that in its V-System, Hasselblad created one of, if not the world's most comprehensive and flexible medium format camera system.

Camera review: the Rolleiflex SL66 – by Dave Varo

Mention 6x6cm medium format film cameras to a photographer and most will immediately think Hasselblad. Mention Rolleiflex to the same group and they will almost certainly think of the well-respected range of twin lens reflex (TLR) cameras.

Camera review: Holga 120N + video review – by Brendan Morrison

It’s been a little while since I have gone out to do some shooting with my Holga.

Camera review: Yashica-mat 124 TLR – by Milan Juza

As a 6x6 format twin lens reflex camera, the Yashica Mat-124 TLR is considered a great entry-level camera for people who are moving up from 35mm to medium format film.

Camera review: getting back on the bike with the Intrepid 4×5...

It sounds very grand when you tell people that you are having a field camera made for you. I certainly felt grand and excited when I placed my order for an Intrepid 4x5 with blue bellows and lens board.

Medium format first timer: a few months on with the Hasselblad...

It's been a few months now since I came into the world of medium format and became a Hasselblad owner.

Camera review: the Zenza Bronica ETRS – Workhorse, or Hippopotamus…? –...

From what I’ve read the Bronica ETRS I get the impression that it is considered the "lesser wanted" of the Bronica family. I really don’t know why.

The Hasselblad V-System master guide: C and C T* lenses

There's no arguing that in the V-System, Hasselblad created one of, if not the world's most comprehensive and flexible medium format camera system. The V-System comprises of somewhere in the region of 35 bodies, 70 lenses, 20 film backs and

Camera review: Fuji GA645Zi – by Svein Olav Humberset

Today I’ll be reviewing the Fuji GA645Zi; a review that is not exactly typical. For me, the camera is a tool that is supposed to do whatever I want it to do.

Camera review: Impossible I-1 – by Russell Jones-Davies

Up until the recent release of the One Step 2, the Impossible I-1 was the first new Polaroid camera in how long? From the reviews I read, it received a strange welcome into the world of instant photography.

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