Lives in United Kingdom Enfield, United Kingdom
Works as a Retired, was Information Technology Manager
Joined on Mar 24, 2007
About me:

Amateur with a passion for pictorial photography of more than fifty years. Likes to communicate and learn from others with expert knowledge, especially if they also live in the real world, have galleries or links to really good photos and put their camera to good use.

keepreal's current gear

Nikon D610
Olympus PEN E-PL3
Nikon AF Nikkor 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G ED
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm 1:3.5-5.6 II R
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12mm 1:2
Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG Aspherical HSM
Epson Stylus Pro 3880
DxO Optics Pro Elite
FastStone Image Viewer
FastStone MaxView
onOne Perfect Photo Suite
PTGui Pro
Topaz Simplify
Google Nexus 7
Other gear:
  • A very sturdy but compact Velbon Ultra REXi L Tripod which opens to good full size
  • Barr and Stroud Savannah 8x42 binoculars
  • A second PC dedicated to photo processing
  • Adobe Photoshop CS2
  • DxO Viewpoint 3
  • Hama Traveller Mini Pro Tripod for when I need to carry it along with me on a trek
  • Machinery HDR Effects
  • Manfrotto ball heads with quick release and FLM P1 Panoramic Bases
  • Motorola Moto E
  • Wacom Bamboo Tablet

keepreal's wish list

Sorted by most recently added.

Other gear:
  • Wanted - a caddy to carry my kit as I do not have Arnold Schwarzenegger's muscles
  • Compact DSLR and lenses, if there ever is such a thing
  • Home made panorama brackets, which do the job but cost next to nothing to make
  • Mountain King Expedition Photo Hiking Pole / Monopod

keepreal's previous gear

Nikon D300
Oloneo Photoengine
Other gear:
  • A lot of cameras including Nikon F80 (two), Canon T90, Canon A1, Minolta SR1a
  • Addtionally, among them Tele Rollei and 1/4 plate Sanderson, Rolleicord Va
  • Exakta Varex, Retina 1a, Olympus Half Frame and a few more, even a Box Brownie
  • So I could get to work quickly, a darkroom I built myself under the stairs