Ozeck info

Ozeck info

I purchased an 28mm Ozeck Super II lens with a Minolta X-500. I'd never heard of the Ozeck brand before, so I googled some info on it. This brand was mainly sold in England in the 80's by the Comet group, which had extensive window-shopping stores in British highstreets.

Ozeck lenses were produced...

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The faces of value

Clayton Christensen points out that value isn’t always just functional (my Timex tells the time). It could also be social (my Rolex impresses my friends), or emotional (my watch was a gift from my spouse). In many cases value comes from several of these at once.

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Insecurities of light metering

Insecurities of light metering

This queensday in the Netherlands I was fortunate to buy a Sekonic lightmeter for around a buck. I had no use for it then, but since I began shooting with the Yashica 635 it suddenly became an essential piece of kit. The Yashica 635 mediumformat camera has no metering at all and relies on manual set...

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