Pushing Ilford FP4+

Pushing Ilford FP4+

Enticed by this nice link by 'professor' Agar I decided to try my hand at pushing a film. This involves shorter exposure and 25% longer development times for each stop. Since I stopped the Ilford FP4+ only by a single stop I added 25% more development time. I'm still using the free Microdol-X I...

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Clarus MS-35

Clarus MS-35

I spotted the Clarus MS-35 on Jim Eckberg's Flickr stream and asked around on social media about this camera. It turns out these cameras weren't as reliable as the cameras they were pitched against in adverts (Leica?). The shutters seem to break down and the contruction wasn't too great at all. M...

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Agfa Solinette

Agfa Solinette

Agfa Solinette (1952-1955)

Every now and then there's a camera that tickles my fancy. I came across the Agfa Solinette in a great exhibition of cameras used by famous Dutch photographers. Modern photographers had taken photos with the same cameras and the results were shown together in an exhibiti...

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Saga Trio

Saga Trio

Here's an interesting underwater lens I came across. Spanish makers of underwater photography equipment Saga Dive have integrated two different diopters into one configurable lens. This lens has a M67 screwmount and screws on the front of your flat port. By rotating the levers you can choose between...

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