Monthly Archives: October 2011

Sigma 17-70 HSM OS + Sony Alpha a580 SteadyShot – A conflict of interest

I have always been fond of the in-camera stabilisation introduced by Minolta and then adopted by Sony and licensed to other manufacturers. On my a350 it was more or less permanently switched on and I generally forgot all about it, … Continue reading

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The recovery begins…

(Geek alert: There will be camera gear discussions here… ) So, it’s true… You pick yourself up, you dust yourself off and you move on. After that incident, I went a bit cold on photography, in general. Even though most … Continue reading

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The trauma…

10 August 2011 was a hectic day, wrapping up almost three great weeks of summer holiday, leaving the wonderful island of Serifos and heading back to the UK. By 4pm we had reached Piraeus and the entourage (2 adults, 3 … Continue reading

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