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Fujifilm X100F or Leica Q? Which provides more value? ( Leica’s recently-released Q2 has been making waves. It looks like a pretty nifty full-frame compact camera. But, retailing at over £4,000, is it too expensive? We thought we’d take another look at the original 2015 Leica Q. It’s available used for around half the price of the Q2, so it could be a wise purchase. Back in the old days of photography, when film technology advanced as quickly as a snail crossing a road, I think Leica camera…

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Buying for the long term

Lately, I've been thinking about "how" I spend my meagre photography budget. A post, "Final Choices", by Patrick Rhone, had me thinking long and hard about how I allocate my meagre photography budget. My desired goal is this. Anywhere I can make a buying choice that I, with proper care and maintenance, will never have to make again for the rest of my life, I do. I've had my Nikon D40 DSLR since 2006 and have slowly purchased a few…

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