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Thai Boxing Match with Canon 50mm f0.95 M Mount

Thai Boxing Match with Canon 50mm f0.95 Dream Lens Diary Brought my Leica M9-P and Canon 50mm f0.95 to document this boxing match in Gik Muay Thai Gym in Hong Kong. Lighting was harsh and dramatic in the ring, some like the halo but some doesn’t but I do find it add extra character to the photos. Looking for Cameras / Lenses or Gears? If you have any questions related to film photography and you would like to source any […]

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Unboxing Leica Noctilux M 50mm f1.2 ASPH (Reissue)

Unboxing Leica Noctilux 50mm f1.2 ASPH (Reissue) Diary Unboxing Leica Noctilux M 50mm f1.2 ASPH (Reissue) August 10, 2021 Noctilux 50mm f1.2 ASPH has been my ultimate dream lens and also the first lens that I lay my eyes on. But the price tag kept me away from knowing more about it or simply don’t want to look at the pictures from this lens. The original one’s price tag is totally out of my budget and I have never thought […]

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Kolari Vision – Leica M9 Sensor Corrosion Repair

Kolari Vision – Leica M9 Sensor Corrosion Repair Diary Kolari Vision – Leica M9 Sensor Corrosion Repair July 27, 2021 A few months ago, I was in Mong Kok shooting with a friend. She told me she hasn’t been using her Leica M9 for a while but picking up the camera makes her feels so good and she now got motivated to shoot again. A few shots later she looked at her screen and turned to me said “The pictures […]

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Leica New M10-R in Black Paint!

New Leica M10-R Black Paint Diary New Black Paint Digital Rangefinder from Leica OMG! I have been waiting for this black paint Leica digital rangefinder M for so long. This is probably the first Leica M10 in black paint, I always love classic black paint M cameras but I had my Leica M10 before and changed it to Fujifilm Xpro2. Now I only have the M9-P because of the CCD Sensor. However, I am not sure if I need such […]

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Pushing Film – Kodak Vision 3 250D 1 Stop to ISO 400

Pushing Film – Kodak Vision 3 250D 1 Stop to ISO 400 Diary Pushing Film – Kodak Vision 3 250D 1 Stop to ISO 400 May 30, 2021 Testing with 2 Different Lenses I have been waiting for almost 2 weeks to get back my scans from Colorluxe. A few weeks ago, I shot with Andrew in Yau Ma Tei at night and I was trying to experiment with what this Kodak Vision 3 250D would look like if I […]

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Panda Camera Repair Uncle Tat Visit

Panda Camera Repair – Uncle Tat Diary Kodak Vision 3 5219 500T with Light Lens Lab (光影鏡頭實驗室) 35mm f2 Panda Camera Repair Uncle Tat Visit March 20, 2021 I have received many questions asking me which camera repairman I would recommend sending their cameras to repair. Without a second thought, Uncle Tat from Panda Camera is the person that you should go for. When you are sick you visit a doctor but when your camera does not function well, you […]

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LEAKED! New Sigma FP-L with EVF11

LEAKED! New Sigma FP-L with EVF11 Diary New Sigma FP-L with EVF11 March 19, 2021 I am so excited about this new new Sigma FP-L rumoured to have 60MP FF sensor. There are claimed to be the first images of the Sigma FP-L that will be announced next week. Actually I don’t need that much megapixels. But this quirky looking EVF11 is definitely a great addition to Sigma’s accessories line up. It is good that it is in kind of […]

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GAS – Voigtlander 50mm f2 APO Lanthar

GAS – Voigtlander 50mm f2 APO Lanthar Diary GAS – Voigtlander 50mm f2 APO Lanthar March 6, 2021 I bought this Voigtlander 50mm f2 APO Lanthar today. Can’t wait to bring it out for a quick test. I got it from a local dealer – All Good Friend Cameras in Tsim Sha Tsui together with an LH-13 original hood. Len is very light weighted and focusing is smooth! Let’s take a first look at this lens and some photos from […]

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Velvia 100 Slide film with Makina 67 (Temple Street and Pier)

Velvia 100 Slide film with Makina 67 Diary (Temple Street and Pier) Velvia 100 Slide film with Makina 67 (Temple Street and Pier) February 14, 2021 How about doing some long exposures at night? That’s what I told Kevin. At last, Thien, Kevin, Nicolas and me, we all went to the Temple street car park to do some long exposures before this building got demolished later.  On that day I carried both Rolleiflex 2.8F and Makina 6 and I am […]

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What is in my camera bag?

What is in my camera bag?     Bag: Billingham Hadley Pro 2020 Sage/Chocolate Camera and lenses: Leica M10 with Noctilux 50mm f1.0 E58 and extra battery Summicron 50mm f2 Rigid type 2 with E39 yellow filter (Great for both colour and black and white film/digital) B+W 58mm MRC Nano ND0.9 3 stops (allow me to use noctilux at f1 wide open during the day) Sekonic Lightmeter L-558 (been using it for 9 years very reliable in spot, flash and […]

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