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The often overseen helios 44-3 58mm f2 lens

The often overseen Helios 44-3 58mm f2 lens

Once you start looking into vintage lenses with an M42 mount, it is hard to miss the Helios 44 lenses. In my experience, the one most mentioned is the 44-2. I ...

Easter Morning Walk

Easter Sunday was a lovely spring day. It was warm and sunny, at least for most of the day. Later in the afternoon, clouds moved in. I used the dog walk to scout ...
Easter morning walk
Cherry blossoms 2024 in washington dc

Cherry Blossoms 2024 in Washington DC

I was determined to see the cherry blossoms in DC this year. I missed it the last couple of years for one reason or another. You go too early, and the blossoms are ...

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