The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps, art and culture

The photography site for sore eyes. Featuring: Art, photography, performance and theatre. With extra writing because I'm also a writer.

Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Happier days in Taksim Square, Istanbul, Turkey

  As it all kicks off with protests, tear gas and government crackdowns, all I can say about Istanbul is that it is one of the most tourist friendly, cleanest … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

DON’T READ IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR FUN IMAGES ETC: Mozilla Firefox, Apple Mac, image processing, jpegs, bleaching problem, colour profile

Having a few image processing problems with Mozilla Firefox again. This problem first arose over two years ago where images uploaded on to this blog were being bleached ot in … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Penwortham Town Gala (2013)

Parade! It’s parade season in Britain where communities come out in force to watch floats full of kids, brass bands and outrageous self-promotion by local businesses. I ignored the children … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nikon will fix grey market cameras! Broken camera, broken lens – and how to fix them (Nikon and Tokina)

NOTE: This factual blog post is about servicing and fixing your Nikon camera and Tokina lens. It includes important information about grey market cameras (those bought outside the country of … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 1 Comment