Category Archives: Equipment tips

No lenses over 300mm

Yesterday I went to the Wimbledon tennis championships as we had tickets for the Ladies’ semi-final on Centre Court.  There are many lists of things at Wimbledon and one of those things is “no lenses over 300mm”.  A 300mm lens makes it look about 5-6 times closer than the human eye.  I suppose it’s to […]

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A close-up compact in the garden.

Yesterday (8th June), it was very sunny here in Watchfield.  Whilst that isn’t always the best sort of weather for photography, what with the hard shadows and all, it is good weather for using compact cameras.  Compact cameras, with small image sensors, need lots of light to give the best image quality.  My Lumix TZ-70 […]

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