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Photography has been a quite serious hobby for me since about 1980 when I got my first Canon SLR.

There some pictures in Photos & Themes.

The pages under Hardware and Technical are essentially me trying to work out a hardware roadmap and understand the differences between digital and film SLRs and may be helpful to others.

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Recent New and Changed Articles 18-Oct-2014

Lens Tests : Image Stabilizer Tests Tamron 150-600mm @600mm 18-Oct-2014

  All tests of the Tamron 150-600mm VC performance are at 600mm f8 using the standard SRF Method.   Tripod Tests   The methodology here was to emulate field use. The ...

Photography Books and Magazines 09-Sep-2014

Books Book Comments Photographing Animals in the Wild - Andy Rouse A small book but informative book directed at common British wildlife, includes case ...

Tamron 150-600 Lens Tests: Group Results 23-Aug-2014

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Lens Tests 23-Aug-2014

[Updated with the EF 180mm f3.5L Macro USM and Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC] Overview The motivation for these tests is mostly acceptance testing of new lenses with secondary objectives of pe ...

Long Lens Selection 17-Aug-2014

Independent Options The Sigma 300mm f2.8 EX APO HSM is a cheaper option fast long lens that has at least one positive review and has matched teleconverters available. Some say that Sigma lense ...

Recent New and Changed Photos 18-Oct-2014

Ants Bees Wasps 17-Oct-2014

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Grasshopers Crickets 17-Oct-2014

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Dragonflies 17-Oct-2014

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True Flies 17-Oct-2014

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Butterflies Moths 17-Oct-2014

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Damselflies 17-Oct-2014

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Birds of Prey 10-Oct-2014

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Birds 03-Oct-2014

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Freshwater Birds 03-Oct-2014

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