Brought up in UK, worked for 20 years in Australia, back in UK for over 20 years!
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Main Camera
Pentax MX, LX, Fuji X10
Second Camera
Chroma 4x5,Minolta Autocord
Lens #1
SMC Pentax-M 50mm f/1.4, f/1.7
Lens #2
SMC Pentax-M 35mm f/2, Vivitar 28mm f/2.8 (2)
Lens #3
Vivitar 35-70 f/2.8-3.5 zoom
Lens #4
SMC Pentax-M 100mm f/4 macro
Lens #5
Tamron 85-210mm macro zoom, Tokina 80-200 zoom
Lens #6
Fujinon NW 135 f/5.6 LF lens
Not much for the cameras (just Peak Design and Gordy straps), a few filters, but a PlusTek 7500i scanner and an Epson V500 scanner, and a Rondinax 35 developing tank
Camera Bag
Tamrac Rally 4 (ie small!), Nest backpack
Vanguard Alta Pro and travel tripods, SRB On-it monopod
Software & Operating System
MacOS, Aperture
Consultant, retired


Still shoot film...




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