Leica X2 Firmware Version 1.1 is ready for download HERE at the Leica site. It is said to improve higher ISO performance past 1600, improve auto white balance and have general overall performance enhancements. What the “general improvements and performance optimization” means I have no clue so I downloaded this firmware myself and tested out some ..READ MORE..
Quick 1st Look Video: The Sony NEX-F3 and New 18-200 E Mount Black lens Hello to all! Just received these two Sony products in the mail today – the new Sony NEX-F3 and the new Sony 18-200 E mount lens, the new black re-design version. The F3 is the replacement for the previous C3 (which ..READ MORE..
Photographing Tree’s. By Ibraar Hussain Dear Steve, I hope all’s well mate. I’ve really been enjoying the reviews and submissions and thought I’d add something else into the mix. Here’s a short article about photographing Tree’s. Tree’s are usually looked over, and ignored, they’re just, well, tree’s! they’re always to be found and I love ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #360 by Jason Boucher Hi Steve and SteveHuffPhoto.com readers. My name is Jason Boucher and I have been a long time reader and fan of Steve Huff and this photography site. Thank you Steve and everyone for the continued inspiration. I grew up as an oil painter and when I got involved in ..READ MORE..
Lazy Sunday used deals! Well, some are deals! Leica, Olympus, Fuji, Nikon and more! It’s the weekend and today I am going to be busy transferring all of the old reviews from my old iWeb site to this site because Apple is shutting down all mobile me services at the end of the month. So ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, I’ve been reading your website for a little over a year now and I think it is time that I finally get involved instead of just staying a silent reader. Therefore I have a set of images I’d like to share with you and the rest of the community. Next month (when I wrote the ..READ MORE..
Crazy Comparison! Leica X2 vs Nikon J1 OK! Many of you have asked for a Nikon J1/V1 vs Leica X2 comparison to be done as a “Crazy Comparison” so here it is! There are a ton of Nikon 1 series fans who read this site and some of them thought this would make a cool ..READ MORE..
The B&W Photo Contest Top 10! Vote for YOUR favorite NOW! OK! Here you go! After over 1000 entries to the Wotancraft City Explorer bag contest which was simply “your best B&W photo” I have finally narrowed those 1000 down to MY favorite 10. For this contest there was no assignment, no theme..just your best B&W ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #358 by Zhuang Li-Hao Dear Steve I have enjoyed your website for some time now and like your reviews and enthusiasm for photography. Thought I would contribute a few photos for your daily inspiration section. I share your enthusiasm for the Fuji X100. All three photos were taken in Masai Mara (Kenya) with ..READ MORE..
Gizmos and Gadget Review: Audio. Jawbone Big Jambox and AKG K495 NC Headphones Good morning to all on this sunny and hot Wednesday (at least in AZ it is steaming HOT at around 113 degrees). Today I am supposed to post the top 10 selections in the B&W photo contest but I have delayed this to Friday ..READ MORE..
Documentary wedding photography with the CV 35/1.2 II by Joeri van der Kloet Hi Steve, Thanks for giving me the opportunity to contribute something to your site! Many of the things I use every day were bought after reading reviews on your site. (from Steve: Thank YOU for reading and stopping by here)! I’m a wedding ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #357 by Khunya Pan Here are my three new submissions for this month. My newest direction I’ve taken with photography is texture. Not so much abstract texture, but texture on things that we see in most everyday life. I try to give movement to my pictures, and I think texture can either make ..READ MORE..
Lessons Learned from shooting Black & White by Rob Lloyd Hi Steve, I love your site and the interaction it generates between the readers because we all can learn from each other. I’ve been shooting black and white film recently and I wanted to share some of the lessons I’ve learned. I love b/w film because it can create ..READ MORE..
“PHOTOGRAPHS ARE MEMORIES FROZEN IN TIME” by Norman Tjahanto Dear Steve, I have been reading your website for quite a while now. And to be honest, I have gotten some inspiration of getting a Leica in my hands because of you, and a few other writers that have shared their experience. Now I would like to ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #356 by Bob Callway First..a “big-up” to Steve and his web-site. Truly amazing what you have done here. Not only on the interesting reviews but the community that you have built. I also have to thank Steve, personally, on helping me decide on a lens purchase for my Leica M9….the Summilux 35mm ASPH ..READ MORE..