Monday, March 21, 2011

Samsung NX10 Mini Review

Samsung NX10 Mini Review
March 2011, Carl Garrard

Brief Overview

Sales Chatter- Samsungs' NX10 DILC  mirrorless camera was first to the photography market that incorporated a APS-C sized sensor. Along with that 14.6mp sensor they included 720p HD video, a 3" AMOLED screen, a 921k electronic viewfinder, ultrasonic noise reduction, and a host of good features and very good external controls and handling for a price w/kit lens at $699.99 USD.


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Progressive Photography Journal

Progressive Photography Journal
March 2011, Carl Garrard

Hello all. Welcome to my progressive photography journal. I'll be updating this journal as I take new photographs that I feel are worth sharing with my readers. Camera equipment and photography mediums will both vary as desired, and be reflected with each photograph. The purpose, or I should say goal- of this photo journal is to share with readers my recent photographic work and techniques, with hopes that it might even help to inspire others to stay active and invigorated about photography.

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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Minolta Maxxum 9 Review

Minolta Maxxum 9 Review
March 2011, Carl Garrard
*All images of the Maxxum 9 were shot with the Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D
 
Minolta Maxxum 9 Professional 35mm SLR Camera (Body Only)

Why not review a film camera? Certainly the Maxxum 9 still breathes life, and it is one of the finest film SLR's ever to come from Minolta's design team. This is also the SLR that set the bar for many Alpha cameras to come after it. Therefore the Maxxum 9 deservedly should continue to be commemorated and celebrated. Part of me also wanted to cut my teeth with a film camera review for the first time; and to do so on a film camera that is arguably one of the finest SLR's ever designed - I find it an honor. Yet before we get going though, I wanted to share a couple of thoughts about film and film photography in general which has much to do with my initial motivation to pick up the Maxxum 9 in the first place.

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Welcome To Photographic Central















Hello Readers,

Welcome to Photographic Central. Photographic Central was created so that I could post any relevant or interesting Equipment Reviews, Photography Articles, and Photographic Industry analysis all in one easy to find central location.

My current experiences have generated writings for Imaging-Resource.com, SLRGear.com,  and AlphaMountWorld.com. I also run my own freelance photographic business, with many of my images posted at PhotographyReview.com.

Some of you will find my name familiar, and some of you will be new to my musings and written work. I'd like to welcome all of you to my new website, and I hope that you like what I have to share.

Thank you for visiting Photographic Central.

Sincerely,

-Carl Garrard
Editor, Writer, Photographer, Outdoorsman
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