Minolta PROD 20s

HISTORICAL NOTES In the last few years main photo brands designers tend to recreate shapes and retro design adapted to modern digital cameras: since the introduction of the new Olympus PEN and, above all, with the launch of the Fujifilm X100, a clear message on how the ergonomics and style of the old film cameras of the past were and remain a winning choice. Not everyone knows, however, that this operation had already been carried out in the late 80’s…

Lens mounts sizes and registers

You may find yourself  wanting to use a lens belonging to a particular photographic system on a camera made by another manufacturer and then not compatible (in the digital world it happens quite often, especially with mirrorless cameras); this is the typycal situation in which help comes from the adapter rings, which are today quite popular and promise interchangeability between systems, almost complete at least among the major ones. The adapter ring has two main functions: the first is the…

Celeste Network

With pleasure we present this new initiative called Celeste Network, useful for those taking their first steps in photography and who want to be known, the presentation of which we quote in full: The place you’d expect There is always someone ready to appreciate your artistic work. Celeste Network is a web community for contemporary art with more than 60,000 personal pages created by users interacting and exchanging feedback: http://www.premioceleste.it/ Since its inception, the network has been characterized by innovation…

Rollei Colorchem C41

] The selection of chemicals for the home processing of color films is extended with an additional kit produced by Maco and marketed under the name Rollei Colorchem C41; the kit is complementary and not to replace the already present Digibase but, unlike this, is closer to that which currently appears to be the most sold kit, ie the Tetenal Colortec C41. The Colorchem, in fact, comes as a kit in two baths, with bleaching and fixing combined into a…