I had to put one token B&W photo in here….All crops are 100%. After the first copy broke new boundaries in poor optical assembly, the second copy turned out to be the very opposite. It possesses the sort of performance I had been hoping for, because the idea behind buying this lens was to be […]
Archives for August 2014
All photographs in this lens review were shot on the Sony A7 unless otherwise stated. All crops are 100%. Processing is quick’n dirty and in some cases zero. Before I bought this lens I was feeling inclined to ‘go Unabomber’ on Sony for the shocking (optical) quality control of Sony and Sony Zeiss lenses. Come to […]
Back in 2009 (I think!), I had a new 21mm CV lens to try out on my Leica MP. Up to that point, I had nothing wider than 28mm and had often felt the need for something a little more expansive, so bought the tiny 21mm M-mount lens.
I had been photographing for some time at the Russian Cultural Centre, when I made this photograph. I had a routine and I thought I knew what to expect from my often unpredictable encounters. I had dealt with a great many friendly and truly decent addicts, a few aggressive ones, those who plotted to rob […]