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Everyone eventually cracks

I entered my youth to the sound of Thatcher’s voice on the steps on Number Ten. I didn’t believe her then and all evidence suggests…

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The Workshop

This is going to be a post about my new retirement workshop where I’ll find something to do like build bird boxes or antique restoration….

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Tackling Seeds

I recently moved into a house where I have more garden than I could have ever hoped for and as the last five years have…

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Lockdown Photo Fun with Adapted lenses Edited

If I were really honest I was disappointed with the results today from the four lenses and added to that I rejected more to settle…

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Lockdown Photo Fun with Adapted lenses Part 4

Last one today. Lens is now back on the D60 & tripod and the chosen one is the Vivitar 28 – 58mm 1:3.5 – 4.5…

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Lockdown Photo Fun with Adapted lenses Part 3

So this one turned out to be not so fun. Decided I would take an handheld camera around the village. The second choice on lens…

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Lockdown Photo Fun with Adapted lenses Part 2

Next up is an old favourite of some people, I myself? not so sure but we’ll see. Super-Takumar 1:2/55mm and I’ve added some spice to…

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Hoya 80-200 lens
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Lockdown Photo Fun with Adapted lenses Part 1

6 months ago I packed up all my vintage lenses not intending to open the boxes till I had renovated our new home and being…

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