Ricoh recently announced that they are developing the third version of the GR line, with a 24 megapixel APS-C sensor. This may be tempting if they solve the dust problem of the previous two versions. Since the first GR (not to be confused with previous GRD versions) was announced in 2013 I was quite interested. After all, this is a super compact camera with a large APS-C sensor and an excellent lens. Why didn't I buy it then?Read More
Over the past few weeks we have seen a number of announcements from leading brands in the world of photography, such as the new full-frame mirrorless cameras Canon EOS R, Nikon Z7 and Z6. But there was an even more important announcement that almost went unnoticed. At a time when several films are being discontinued, Kodak has announced that the Ektachrome color reversal film is back!Read More
Back in 2013, when I was still working in Angola, everywhere I went I always carried at least one camera. On this day, the fabulous Minolta Alpha7 (α7 was the Japanese designation, the American version was Maxxum7 and the European version Dynax 7), and as for digital the Sony A77.
Two cameras, two portraits, the same subject.
A couple of days ago I had the chance to attend the ceremony for the official announcement of the Fujifilm Instax SQ6, held in Lisbon.Read More