Marshmallow test gone wrong

As a kid I was quickly conditioned to ace the marshmallow test (not with actual marshmallows mind you, that could be considered cruel). So much so that I still experience the after effects as an adult, more on that later. By the logic of the scientists that developed the test, I should be killing it … Continue reading “Marshmallow test gone wrong”

Review of Pentax K 50 mm f/1.2

When I bought my Sony A7 over a year ago I planned on putting lots of vintage lenses on it because, obviously, that would be awesome. I had all the classics from Leica, Zeiss and Voigtländer in mind. Only I did not have any money for a long time. So no lenses for me. For … Continue reading “Review of Pentax K 50 mm f/1.2”

The dark days before Christmas

These are the dark days before Christmas, when most of the day it is night and when it isn’t you still cannot see the sun for the clouds and the fog. When I searched online for ‘the dark days before Christmas’ I learned it is a typically Dutch saying. I know we are a gloomy … Continue reading “The dark days before Christmas”

NiSi 15mm 4.0 review

Since I bought my Sony A7 I have been looking for an affordable (ultra) wide angle with sufficient quality to shoot landscape photographs as well as do some real-estate photography, mainly interiors. Earlier this year a new kid came to town that looked promising, the NiSi 15/4. I acquired the NISI MF 15MM F/4.0 ASPH … Continue reading “NiSi 15mm 4.0 review”

Leaf Aptus 22 review

For a complete writeup (including prices) of my journey towards my current Cambo + Leaf Aptus 22 setup follow the link. In this post I will talk specifically about the Leaf Aptus 22 and share two quirks that might help other users that encounter problems with the Aptus digital backs from Leaf. Also included are … Continue reading “Leaf Aptus 22 review”