Prime Suspect – my plastic fantastic

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 It’s cheap, plastic and it wheezes. But it’s by far my favorite lens. My precious is the Canon 50mm f/1.8 II lens. Eschewing such luxury developments as USM focusing or full-time manual (and don’t even think about image stabilization), this $70 lens – known variously as the ‘nifty fifty’. ‘thrifty fifty’ […] closed for business

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 The personal blog here at is now suspended indefinitely. I just had too many websites and not enough time, especially as my photography is taking up the bulk of the limited free time I get. That said, the site will remain up with the blog archived, and also as a […]