Anyone interested in photography will surely have heard of the “nifty fifty” – the 50mm standard SLR lens. Almost every single SLR manufacturer had a 50mm lens with and f/1.7, f/1.8 or f/2.0 aperture that was sold as the “kit lens”, and Canon was no exception. These days, “kit lens” has become a dirty word […]Read more "Canon 50mm f/1.8: the evolution of an icon"
I have been asked to clear out my father-in-law’s metalwork and electronics workshops and find good homes for his models and equipment. Here I have made an inventory of the main items. I don’t know much about model locomotives, metalworking or electronics so please do ask questions if anything is unclear. I can be contacted […]Read more "Locomotives & workshop tools for sale"