Tag SonyNEX

Charlie Photographing

She was trying out my SEL55210 zoom, but as with so much else in life, she’s gone for the vintage stuff now. A woman of taste.

Penguin Play

A quick joiner of three shots of Charlie, with a penguin running around her feet. They play with dots of reflected light, just like cats. At the top right is the CD the penguin keeper was using to shine light…

Colour Results from Black and White Photos

This is about how I use my Sony NEX to shoot black and white photos, but can switch any photo to colour later. There are long arguments about the relative merits of shooting RAW format or JPEG. Both have their…

Asahi Takumar 50mm f/1.4 Lens

My Sony NEX-6 has a couple of features that make it practical to attach old lenses to it. I bought a few old lenses on eBay, but one of them is really standing out for me – an Asahi Takumar…