One exposure from the hand made EBONY 11×14 inch view camera in store. Each exposure usually costs between $80 and $130 depending on film type! That’s like buying a Canon … Continue Reading This is What a $100 Photograph Sounds Like (video)
Friend and fellow blogger Uncle Gordy (aka Gordon Coale) just loves hunting down interesting old stuff, one day it’s old typewriters then the next old cameras or lenses. Must have … Continue Reading Old 1869 Voigtlander lens was the worlds first fast lens!
Well Leica are not the only German company pulling a rabbit out of their hat this year at the 2008 Photokina. Linhof have as well with the all new digital … Continue Reading New Linhof Digital Outdoor field camera! The TECHNO..
Finally I have got around to organising something I have been wanting to do for a while and that is start an online gallery of our customers photographs. We are … Continue Reading The Mainline Customer Web Photographic Gallery!
Well it is amazing what turns up in old sheds ( it just never seems to be mine). This 1839 French Daguerreotype camera goes up for auction on the 22nd … Continue Reading World’s oldest Camera goes up for sale! “1839 Daguerreotype”
Mainline customer and photographer Rodrick Bond has put his hand to a litte bit of camera manufacturing. Apart from producing great photos he has produced the “Darth Handy” a 45PS … Continue Reading What a beauty. Homemade 45 Point and Shoot camera.
This nice chart is very handy when you wish to compare focal lengths across different formats. It has been put together by the highly esteemed folks at View Camera magazine. … Continue Reading Handy lens focal length comparison chart.
Very good intro video by J.Brunner. Nice camera and tripod! Not recommended for allergy sufferers.
These guys seem unstoppable! Check this cool new accessory out it’s a Rangefinder unit based on the old Voigtlander one. Every 612 and 617 camera owner is going need one … Continue Reading New Retro rangefinder from Fotoman…. very cool
Photography in a video game and a good one! Well.. I have always been a fan of the adventure game genre and this is one game that manages to scare … Continue Reading Gamers film camera scare fest…….Project Zero