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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Too Much Speed September 16, 2019
    .Looks very good, Jeffrey.The videos look good enough to be used as tutorials for swinging the clubs. I'm no expert at golf but the gentlemen look like they are doing something right.Thanks for sharing,YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:40 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Too Much Speed September 15, 2019
    Took video clips of golf swings. Can't imagine anybody else cares to see old men swing golf clubs but they really found it valuable.//www.youtube.com/watch?v=vg5FI0PjqtUI have some new ideas for slow motion videos. They are memory hogs though. 240 frames per second adds up quickly.Statistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:31 pm
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  • Alpha Spotting • Re: 3 Alphas at once September 15, 2019
    I only see camera phones out there. I maybe the only one around here with still working A-mount cameras. Yes, I still have a working A350. Yesterday, the pop-up flash capacitor in the A580 gave up the flash, but it still works with external flashes. The A-mount, just slowly dies. My KM 7D lives on. […]
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  • Alpha Spotting • Re: 3 Alphas at once September 15, 2019
    They are out there I saw plenty of A mount cameras over the years. It is unlikely to have 3 at the same timeI've no doubts that A mount is still around in reasonable numbers - though due to inactivity obviously less than in years past. I saw a load of A200-350 bodies years past, […]
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Photoworld and Image – complete digital 28 issue archive!

We are able to offer, now, the complete 28-issue digital archive in page-turn format for the final eleven years of Minolta Image and Photoworld (as it became) from 2002 to 2011. For only £10, a one-off payment, you unlock the complete collection of digital versions of the printed quarterly magazine.

This collection forms a . . . → Read More: Photoworld and Image – complete digital 28 issue archive!

Back issues to 2002

We have now expanded the archive of downloadable PDF files of our magazine issues, available to subscribers to Photoclubalpha, back to December 2002 with five issues of Minolta Image. The issues make a fascinating record of the transition from film to digital, and then from Minolta to Konica Minolta, and later to Sony.

The link . . . → Read More: Back issues to 2002

Fitting a Vectis 80-240mm to the NEX

OVER the past few days I’ve been looking at the NEX-5 and a range of lenses and optical systems. I’ve got adaptors for C-mount (16mm/TV/CCTV) lenses, Leica 39mm screw, Minolta MD and the LA-EA1 for Alpha A-mount. The NEX-5 has proved able to provide a surprisingly bright focusing image through a classic German microscope:

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Alpha’s Silver Jubilee

The Alpha System celebrates its Silver Jubilee or 25th Anniversary this month.

We have a full length revision of the article which appears in the latest Photoworld now online as a page here.

Read our 25th birthday review of the Alpha system’s history now!

. . . → Read More: Alpha’s Silver Jubilee

A vintage Minolta 16mm kit

A mention of 16mm Minoltas reminded me that a few years ago I found a perfect kit – without outer box or instructions, sadly – at an antique fair. A daylight developing tank for the film turned up in the closing-down stock from Konica Minolta’s warehouse. I decided they should really find a new home . . . → Read More: A vintage Minolta 16mm kit

The colours of County Cork

IN 2006 before the Sony Alpha 100 was launched, my Dynax 7D went on its last serious travel shoot, spending a short week in the south-west of Ireland.

. . . → Read More: The colours of County Cork