Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

Camera In Mobile Phones: Tips For Choosing The Best Option

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www.noflufftech.com Flash It’s  important to think about how to shoot in low-light environments. After all, you’ll probably want to take pictures at parties or during night walks. Without lighting, this is impossible. So, another important point is to check if your smartphone comes with flash on the mobile camera. Some have flash only in the […]

Camera Fair Calender 2019

Welcome to the new updated events calendar of camerafairs all over Europe.   List has been composed by Victor Nolte. I’dd like to thank him for his effort as he does this every year. These dates are researched and written accurately. Nevertheless there could be mistakes or the dates would have changed. Therefore all facts, also […]

How to determine the age of a Carl Zeiss lens

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Zeiss Lens Serial Numbers Between 1912 and 1942 Year of Manufacture – Serial Number Range 1912 – 173418-200520 1913-  208473-249350 1914 – 249886-252739 1915-  282820- 1916-  Unknown 1917 – 289087-298157 1918-  298115-322748 1919 – 322799-351611 1920 – 375194-419823 1921 – 433273-438361 1922 – 422899-498006 1923 – 561270-578297 1924 – 631869- 1925 – 652230-681743 1926 – […]

Canon Flash: Speedlite compatibility EZ vs. EX

Canon Speedlite 200E

When the first camera with evaluative autoflash metering was launched, EX-series Speedlites were introduced to make use of the E-TTL metering. These EX-series Speedlites are also compatible with TTL flash metering, so will operate with all EOS models. All the new film cameras offering E-TTL metering retain the flash sensors for A-TTL metering, so are […]

Almost All lensmounts ever made

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List of lens mounts (courtesy of Wikipedia) Mount name Flange focal distance Frame size Throat or thread diameter Mount thread pitch Mount type Primary use Camera lines S (a.k.a. M12) No Flange. Back focal distance from <1mm to 12mm. 1/6″  to 1″ 12 mm 0.5 mm pitch Screw CCTV, PCB Edmund Optics μ-Video Samsung NX mini 6.95 mm 1″ […]

Using Shutters for large format camera’s and viewcamera’s

Lets talk Shutters: Personally, I am a big fan of both the ilex shutter and Alphax shutter. Other popular well made shutters include the Copal, Compound, Prontor, and the Compur shutter. These are all nice shutters that have proven themselves over time as being both durable and reliable with the possible exception of the Compound shutter. […]