35mm gear

35mm fixed focal length Lenses and cameras with 35mm equivalent lenses, gears and accessories

Leica Summicron 35mm f/2 ASPH: a Lens to Have for a Lifetime

The most well received focal lengths among Leica lenses are the 35mm and the 50mm. While the crown of the classic 35mm lenses is held by the Summicron 35mm f/2. The Summicron series started back in the year 1958, when Leica’s M mount was a bright rising star. Since then the Summicron was updated 5 times until now.

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5 Dirt Cheap Photography Accessories to Put a Smile on Your Face

Happy Halloween For all the photographers out there, I’ve prepared 5 dirt cheap photography accessories that will be fun an engaging

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Ricoh GR III vs Fujifilm XF10 – What You Must Know before Buying

Ricoh and Fujifilm both released their APS-C large sensor compact camera in the second half of 2018. Ricoh being slightly more expensive at recommended retail price of $599 while Fujifilm XF10 at $499, same price as their predecessors. Does the Ricoh GR III still have it? Is it still the king of street photography? Or […]

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Ricoh GR III

Why Every Street Photographer Needs a Ricoh GR III

Ricoh presented the one-of-a-kind, street-wise GR III at Photokina on 26 September 2018. It is a textbook case of innovation without losing a product’s identity and a deep understanding of the target users: street photographers. If this is something you are interested in, it may be safe to assume you have heard of the legendary […]

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Pentax K1 and FA 31mm

Pentax Lens Review: SMC FA 31mm f/1.8 Limited

As a ‘Pentaxian’, being the quiet underdog amongst photographers is what I have got used to. When Canon, Nikon, Sony and Fujifilm users pull out their latest and greatest gear, all I can do is to keep accumulating shutter counts with my Pentax K-1. (By the way, even the K-1 was what I have waited […]

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5 Top Accessories for Lightweight Photography in 2018

Photography is about the experience as much as the end result, so I am all for a lightweight, minimalist approach. Leave at home the big photography backpack with full-frame DSLRs, heavy lenses and bulky tripods, replace them with your casual outfit, a slick camera bag and a digital rangefinder with a 35mm lens (Fujifilm XE3 […]

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35mm lens vs 50mm lens: An In-depth Comparison of 5 Optical Differences

When comparing 35mm lenses with 50mm prime lenses, what are the differences apart from focal length? Let’s dig a little deeper and discuss 5 optical characters that set them apart, so you will know for sure which lens to use in every situation. Are you deciding between a 35mm and a 50mm lens to add […]

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Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 Lens for the EOS R Mirrorless Camera: An Initial Review

In September 2018 Canon announced its first full-frame digital mirrorless camera, the EOS R. The initial lens line up of this camera includes an RF 35mm f/1.8 Macro IS STM lens. If you are curious about how good this 35mm lens is and my (most certainly biased) opinion, please read on. Overview of the Canon RF […]

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35mm vs 50mm lens: which one should I buy first?

This moment I am about to describe seems inevitable in every DSLR photographer’s journey: you look at all the photos taken with the standard zoom lens you bought with the camera kit and suddenly have doubts about yourself: honestly, they look like typical ‘tourist photos’ that are just short of expectation from a ‘proper camera’. […]

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