Is this the ultimate budget 75mm portrait lens for Fujifilm X Series users? By Simon Kimber Well the actual answer if of course no, but for under £40 this 50mm CCTV lens for APS-C cameras is remarkably good and if your cash strapped, a serious contender to Fuji’s excellent but pricey XF56mm F1.2 lens. Using ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE: Sony Launches “α Universe” Community Site to Engage, Empower and Inspire Photo and Video Enthusiasts SAN DIEGO, Sept. 1, 2015 – Sony Electronics today has officially launched the “α Universe” website (www.alphauniverse.com), an online community site that will serve as a window into the world of the Sony α brand. The site will ..READ MORE..
READER QUICK SHOT: Leica M9 & 35 Summicron by Bernd Bornhauser Hi Steve, hi Brandon, First of all: Thank you guys for keeping this site always interesting! I have been a (silent) reader of your site since 2011 and it is still a joy to revisit every day. With the introduction of QUICK SHOT I ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon & Steve As is mandatory, thank you for your wonderful site that I have now been following for some 5 years if my memory serves me. However, whilst I have commented on various posts over the years, this is my first Daily Inspiration submission. I hail from down under; Tasmania in fact, a ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Greetings from Scotland ;-) I’d like to submit this funny picture of a highland cow from Scotland. I was playing the acrobat on a difficult and high ground level (from the road at least) with one hand holding the fence and my camera on the other hand. This cow wasn’t giving me any ..READ MORE..
NYC, Leica M6 and a pocket full of Tri-X By Arda Ozum A couple of years ago, I had the opportunity to walk the streets of NYC with a few friends and nothing on my agenda except to take photographs with my Leica M6. In an effort to travel light and keep things simple, I ..READ MORE..
The Sony A7RII Camera Review. A real world look. By Steve Huff Buy the A7RII at Amazon or B&H Photo Here we go! After a few weeks of use with this camera I can finally sit down and write about all of my thoughts on this incredible technological marvel, the new Sony A7RII. As of ..READ MORE..
A year with film – Leica, Contax, Nikon, and Hasselblad By Adam Laws I hope your well and have a cup of tea close by, it’s pretty miserable here in London. It’s been awhile since my last submission and I thought I would write to you about my year of analogue photography with a Leica, ..READ MORE..
Quick Shot : Leica M6 By Carmen Cuevas Hi Steve, I have been checking your site for a while now,it is a great source of inspiration and information about gear…Thanks! I’m sending you a picture that I took in 2004 in New York,N.Y. My husband and I were walking down the street, me looking for pictures, him ..READ MORE..
A Manual Approach to Wedding Photography by Joao Medeiros I’m not comfortable writing. Images, particularly photography are what drives me. Since very young Art was part of my life, I went from painting and waiting to be an architect to abandon everything for a life in the theatre, just to pursue a career in Jazz ..READ MORE..
Fujifilm’s Professional F2.8 zooms take on nature By Ben Cherry About me My name is Ben Cherry; I am an environmental photojournalist and Fujifilm X-Photographer. I’ve been using the XF16-55mm and XF50-140mm alongside the X-T1 for most of the year now. During that time I’ve spent three months in Borneo and two months in Costa ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE – NEW OLYMPUS OM-D E-M10 Mark II is here! OLYMPUS OM-D E-M10 MARK II ®: THE ADVANCED CAPABILITIES OF OLYMPUS-PIONEERED 5-AXIS IMAGE STABILIZATION NOW AVAILABLE ACROSS THE OM-D LINEUP Capture Blur-Free, High-Quality Images and Video with a User-Friendly, Elegantly Designed High-Performance Mirrorless Camera CENTER VALLEY, Pa., August 25, 2015 — Olympus introduces the ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Still a fan of your site (and quite disappointed on the days where there is nothing new), still living in a small town in Lorraine, still 71 and still making b&w pictures with my Fuji X30. Here are three more from January 2015: Biased I liked the contrast between our very geometrical sports ..READ MORE..