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Introducing “The Craftsman”: A Dual Camera Belt

The Craftsman, dual camera belt: Front and behind

It’s been some time playing around with leather. The main reason was to build myself an awesome leather dual camera belt/harness. In my humble opinion although the Black Rapid straps do an awesome job, they completely spoil your look. In scenarios like weddings, sometimes it is imperative to be dressed well and the Black Rapids […]

The Great Nikon 50mm f/1.8: The differences between G & D

A portrait of a friend shot with the then newly acquired Nikon 50mm f/1.8 D in the busy market area of downtown Kolkata. Details: ISO 800, 50mm, f/1.8, 80s Lightroom Confessions: Exposure+, Contrast+ This photo has been post-processed in the most minimal fashion apart from very slight adjustments as stated above, and is almost straight-out […]

Ebay Used Lens Round-Up 16th May, 2013

Note All the photos used below are seller photos which the seller has uploaded to Ebay himself. I am in no way connected to any of these sellers. Before buying do your own research, and take a long hard look at the seller’s description of the item. I have not verified the actual condition of […]

Ebay Used Lenses Round-Up : 6th March, 2013

Note All the photos used below are seller photos which the seller has uploaded to Ebay himself. I am in no way connected to any of these sellers. Before buying do your own research, and take a long hard look at the seller’s description of the item. Vivitar 28mm f/2.5 (Nikon Mount) Bidding starts at […]

Ebay Used Lenses Round-Up : 5th March, 2013

SO what I can do other than posting photographs and useless philosophy? What can I do to help the proverbial ‘common man’ or rather the ‘common photographer’ in my case? Review the hordes of used vintage and exotic lenses on ebay of course! Vivitar 24mm f/2.8 (Minolta Mount) Bidding starts at Rs. 3500 + Rs. […]