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The Art of Purchasing a Used Analogue Camera

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 27 - 2018

The Art of Purchasing a Used Analogue Camera

The Art of Purchasing a Used Analogue Camera

The golden age of analogue cameras has diminished to make way for a newer more high-tech age of the DSLRs. This however, does not mean that analogues have been pushed into a corner. There’s still a minor breed of young photographers still investing their interest in these most vintage mode of photography. These enthusiasts, however, usually aren’t very well informed in the criteria of the cameras that they should buy. Something as simple as figuring out the conditions of various components, whether they still function well or if they are defective is no easy task. It is understandable, what with these elder cameras having no LCDs in the back for one’s quick previewing pleasure.

Below is a list of steps you should use as a checklist in examining the condition of an analogue camera, to ensure that you purchase a camera in good working condition.

The main thing to check, before checking the physical attributes of an analogue camera, is the reasonableness of its price. The price offered should be that of the normal market price for said type. If the price is deemed rational, then you should start proceeding with these next examination steps. (Collectibles or rare analogue items may be exceptions.): Read the rest of this entry »


[video] Camera Warfare!

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 25 - 2018

camera warfare

camera warfare

This is a video on War Photographers, people who risk their lives for their profession and information. Like a soldier in arms, armed with their camera and lenses, they dive right into ground zero of a conflict area and gets close up into the action of the battle field. But this video isn’t documenting the stories of famous war photographers like James Nachtwey or Robert Capa.

This video is a War Photographer video parody that’s produced for commercial purposes by a camera store, and it’s a spawn of Devin Graham’s creativity. With the war photographer concept, this video was directed and created well.. with absurdity for seasoning. See for yourself! Read the rest of this entry »


This Camera Returned, after 3 Years Missing at the Bottom of a Muddy Creek

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 23 - 2018

This Camera Returned, after 3 Years Missing

This Camera Returned, after 3 Years Missing

Image credit: Photograph by John Noerr

What would you do if your camera and its memory card plunges into a muddy creek during a camping trip? Of course, with a heavy heart, you’ll give the camera up and deem it lost. Even if you’re to be able to find it, it’ll be in a state of irreparable damage.

But there’s something different to this specific story of such a predicament. A camera and its memory card were able to return to its owner after 3 years of being lost at the bottom of a muddy creek. Read the rest of this entry »


How to Make a Sunrise look like a Sunset, or Vice Versa

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 23 - 2018
Sunrise look like a Sunset

Sunrise look like a Sunset

Photos of sunrise and sunsets are two photos with distinctly different features. But did you know that the two are different only because of the different light ambiance? Take a look at the two above photos. The one at the top has a yellowish hue, creating a warm sense of dusk. The bottom photo, on the other hand, has a bluish hue of a cold dawn. Read the rest of this entry »


What is Back and Front Focus Lens?

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 22 - 2018

What is Back and Front Focus Lens

What is Back and Front Focus Lens

What is Back/Front Focus when referring to camera lenses?
Back focusing and front focusing refer to the tendency of a lens – or sometimes the camera body – to focus slightly behind (back focus) or slightly in front of (front focus) the intended subject when using autofocus. In some cases, it can be eliminated by adjusting the lens at a repair center, and Canon has recently added a feature to the 1D Mark III, 50D, 5D mark II, 7D that allows the individual user to make adjustments on the camera. Read the rest of this entry »


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