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Posts made in July, 2020

Macro Photography – Attempt 1

By on Jul 21, 2020 in Daniel Firth | 9 comments

I treated myself to a new macro lens last week. After doing a bit of research I decided to buy the Laowa 2:1 100mm f/2.8. They also do a 5:1 and you may have seen those funny looking ‘probe lenses’ that they do. Anyhoo, here are a few shots I got over the weekend: These are the shots, straight out of the camera. I don’t think they’re too bad...

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(Sony) White Balance Woes

By on Jul 6, 2020 in Simon Yau | 5 comments

Hi all, Covid lockdown and the ongoing aftermath have wrought havoc on my free time; all I’ll say is that it has been a monumental test of character and resilience entertaining a 2 and 4 year old at home 24/7 whilst the wife works full time. I have nonetheless managed to pick up the camera again these past few days and re-set up a makeshift flash studio. I...

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