The Signs of Bath

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Bath is a World Heritage Site, identified by UNESCO in 1987. As such, it is one of the most visited and photographed Cities in England. That doesn’t stop it also being one of the most beautiful, and a surprisingly easy City to live in for locals like myself. This project is to take a closer look at the Signs of …

Leica Noctilux F/1.0 – Backfocus

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The Noctilux is a mighty lens. The F/1.0 allows the taking of that “impossible picture”, and has a wonderful bokeh when shot wide open. It can be amazingly sharp. But, and it is a but, like many lenses it suffers from slight focus shift, when using the manual rangefinder at short ranges. This is noticeable from about F/1.7 through to F/5.6. …