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Powerex MH-C9000 WizardOne battery charger, my new gadget.

This charger is the photo accessory of the year for me so far. I’ve been using disposable Energizer Lithium batteries for my flashguns for several years. Brilliant batteries, but they cost a lot of money and are probably terrible for the environment. I tend to get through one or two sets each time I photograph […]

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Macro shots with Panasonic Lumix LX3

I eventually managed to get hold of a Panasonic Lumix LX3 a few weeks ago, after waiting for two months for new stock to arrive. I’d been looking for a good compact camera for general use, and had also read how some wedding photographers were finding these useful for detail shots of rings etc. I […]

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Nikkor AF macro 60mm 2.8D lens for wedding details

I bought a new Nikkor macro lens recently, mainly for wedding ring and detail photography. I haven’t had a chance to use it, so thought I’d better take it for a test run before the wedding season takes off. My partner and I often take a walk to Lewes over the Sussex Downs at the […]

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Canon G10 vs Panasonic Lumix LX3, compact camera choice.

I gave up using film for my professional work years ago but, have found the output from compact digital cameras so unpleasant that, up until now, I’ve kept a pocket film camera for holidays and personal use. The last attempt to change over was when I bought a Canon Powershot Pro1 about four or five […]

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