Bronica GS-1 – equipment experience

1417 summit view 3

This is a commentary and review on the range of Bronica GS-1 equipment I have used for 24 years, and my experience of it. There are links to sample pictures. . . . → Read More: Bronica GS-1 – equipment experience

Bronica PG 2x teleconverter for GS-1 – sample pictures

150mm x2 RS50 468px section

These pictures were all taken with a Bronica Zenzanon lenses and the Bronica 2x extender. Optically good but introduces camera shake. . . . → Read More: Bronica PG 2x teleconverter for GS-1 – sample pictures

Bronica GS-1 Zenzanon 150 mm – sample pictures

5139.1 near Castelnuova di Graf RVP

The 150mm f4 has excellent glass even into the corners, suitable for landscape, portrait and macro (with close-up lenses or an extension tube). It has half-stop increments down to f22, and uses a 72 mm filter.

The pictures below were all taken with a Bronica PG 150 mm f4 lens on my GS-1. (For more . . . → Read More: Bronica GS-1 Zenzanon 150 mm – sample pictures

Bronica PG-65mm lens for GS-1 – sample pictures

5129.1 South of Parko Abruzzo RS50

These pictures were all taken with my Bronica GS-1 Zenzanon 65 mm f4 lens. . . . → Read More: Bronica PG-65mm lens for GS-1 – sample pictures

Bronica PG 100mm lens for GS-1 – sample pictures

5132.1 North of Parko Abruzzo RVP 468px

These pictures were all taken with a Bronica GS-1 Zenzanon 100 mm f3.5 lens. The 100 mm lens f3.5 has half-stop increments down to f22, and uses a 72 mm filter. It focuses to 0.75 metres. . . . → Read More: Bronica PG 100mm lens for GS-1 – sample pictures

Comparison of 6×7 medium-format cameras

In 1988 I chose a Bronica GS-1 as my main camera. I went exclusively for 6×7 format, to give the highest quality that could be conveniently used. The choices at the time were between Mamiya, Bronica, Pentax, Linhof and Plaubel Makina. . . . → Read More: Comparison of 6×7 medium-format cameras

Bronica GS-1 – 23 years of use

I bought my Bronica GS-1 in 1988 and I love it now as much I did then. It has been a faithful friend on photo expeditions across Europe and America, capturing everything I could see and more. It has many more years ahead of it. . . . → Read More: Bronica GS-1 – 23 years of use