Monthly Archives: February 2009

Suit and Tie Guy

Proof that I do wear a suit occasionally. Terry Lee hands over the role of President to myself This means the correct method of addressing me is now "El Presidente", although you don’t need the cricket bat.

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#89 – The Great Escape

It’s sing-along-a-theme-tune night. 27/250

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Canon 5D and a Sigma 10-20

If you’ve ever wondered what happens when you use a lens designed for a crop sensor on a full-frame body, then wonder no longer. My Sigma 10-20 is designed for 1.6x crop bodies only, but will fit quite happily onto … Continue reading

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Do you think I’ve got enough camera kit?

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This makes me feel good

Amazon have bumped up the price of the 5D and 24-105 kit by nearly £200 since I ordered it on Monday. Looks like I managed to time it perfectly.

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Full frame fun with a 5D

This thing is nice. Slightly larger and heftier than the 30D, and compared with the crop cameras the viewfinder is superb. I’ve not really had a chance to play with it much yet, other than a quick test shot taken … Continue reading

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Bellowhead – Komedia, Bath

To be honest, the stage was too small for the massed ranks of Bellowhead, the lighting seemed designed to make it impossible to see the band, and the sound was a bit shit to start with, but as always with … Continue reading

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#25 – The Silence of the Lambs

A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti. Another classic film, and one I’ve only just got around to buying on DVD which means I’ve probably not seen … Continue reading

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Missed it

Current Status: There was no one to receive the goods at the delivery point so a card was left. City Link seem to have an aversion to delivering to neighbouring houses, but I’ve booked tomorrow afternoon off to pick it … Continue reading

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We’re a long way from Milton Keynes

Date Time Location Event Details 17 Feb 2009 06:28:00 AM MILTON KEYNES BUCKINGHAMSHIRE GB Out for delivery 17 Feb 2009 04:42:00 AM MILTON KEYNES BUCKINGHAMSHIRE GB Arrival Scan

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