Daily Archives: September 9, 2016

LEE Filters October Open Day and Photokina News

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LF_Logo_BW LEE FiltersJon Cuff from Lee Filters HQ will be at Linhof Studio to answer all your questions and run you through all the Lee systems.

As the UK’s specialist Lee Filters Stockist, our Lee Stock is vast and diverse so this is your chance to try any of the Lee Filter range before you buy.

We will update details of Photokina launches after the show but the latest pre Photokina launch are the new Caps for the Sev5n system . Continue reading


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Linhof Studio Ltd

Image House, 204 Leigh Road, Leigh on Sea, SS9 1BS Tel: +44 01702 716116

By car: Parking is limited to 2 hours on the Leigh Road. Parking on any of the side roads is free and unlimited. Click on the google map below






By Train: London Fenchurch Street Station is a direct line to Chalkwell Station which is then a short 5 minute walk to the showroom. Chalkwell Station is the stop after Leigh on Sea.

Click the map for directions from the station                                                                                                                walking-direction-map

Trains from Liverpool Street run to Southend Airport and Linhof Studio is a 10 minute Taxi Journey.

By Plane:

Southend Airport is a short taxi journey away.

Cities serviced by this airport can be found by clicking the logo below:









A couple of hotels which are a short taxi ride away from us are,

The Trinity Hotel in Westcliff


The Holiday Inn next to Southend Airport


Paul Sanders

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Photographer Paul Sanders has scheduled a morning talk on Long Exposure at the open day and in addition , weather permitting, he will lead two  small classes to the shoreline for tuition.

Please see our Timetable for information.  This is a free event but demand will be high and we therefore recommend you register your interest soonest as places for the Paul Sanders talks and workshops will be limited. Continue reading

Hasselblad X1D

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Hasselblad HQ will be attending our open day and will be answering questions about the new Hasselblad X1D as well as demonstrating this new game changer.

Together with all the Hasselblad news from Photokina there will also be opportunities to try Hasselblads MF digital backs on our range of platforms with camera movements from Alpa Linhof Cambo & Silvestri. If you are visiting us with a particular product in mind – please do let us know in advance and we will make sure we can accommodate it.


Hasselblad X1D overview:

At less than half the weight of a conventional digital medium format camera, the mirrorless X1D is a game changer in the world of photography.
The X1D’s high-resolution rear LCD offers touch control for all aspects of the camera’s features. The elegant icon-based user interface speeds access to customisation options along with intuitive playback functions such as swipe and pinch to zoom. The camera also boasts a 2.4 MP electronic viewfinder for bright, crisp viewing even under difficult lighting conditions.

Handmade in Sweden, less than half the weight of a conventional digital medium format camera, the X1D seamlessly combines portability with excellent optical quality. Continue reading