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I’ve been using the LensAlign MkII for a year now. In this time I’ve used it on about 20 lens-camera combinations, and on some combinations more than once. Here are my thoughts.
Anyone who has tried AF tuning will know that the paper at 45 degrees doesn’t really work, and that the staggered blocks method is very imprecise. LensAlign MkII fixes these problems by providing a method for perfect alignment and easy evaluation of results. Put simply, it works. But with all the images on their webpage […]
Weird stuff they don’t tell you at the camera shop.
Hotshoe flash. They’re all the same right? Well not really. There are so many weird quirks with each brand, and sometimes it’s not obvious that your brand doesn’t work the same way as another brand. Physical differences are easy enough to spot if you know to look, but technical anomalies – they’re the fun part.
Everything costs more in Australia. A $1000 lens in Australia will typically cost ~$700 in Hong Kong or USA. Even with postage you are likely to save a lot. In the past I’ve been asked by many people about what I thought of these savings. Here are my thoughts on different options on sourcing a […]