Setbacks, progress & change…

I finally got around to cleaning my filthy sensors and it was only 50% successful. My initial thoughts on my Eyelead sensor cleaning kit proved to be rather…

Time for more commitment…

It has been a while since I have updated this blog and, in truth, I’ve not done much with it over the years. I’ve now changed hosts, restored…


New Review: Canon New FD 500mm f4.5L




Review: Sirui T-025X Carbon Fibre Tripod with Ballhead


Eyelead Sensor cleaning…

Porthcawl Lighthouse

Tamron SP 24-135mm f3.5-5.6 AD IF

Sigma 14mm f3.5 Ultra Wide Angle lens

I’ve owned this lens for a little while now and haven’t used it much – when I go walking I have tended to just take my Sony A7ii and a Tamron SP 24-135mm f3.5-5.6 AD IF Aspherical lens with me as it offers so much versatility.


The move towards Canon FD L Series lenses…


Welcome to the Manual Photographer