Beautiful Innocence – Cheetah vs 3.9 FPS Jake Hefner has released his newest book entitled “Beautiful Innocence” which was shot with one camera, one focal length and 32 beautiful models in natural and quite amazing settings. He has written about his experience below while shooting models with a cheetah..there is nudity here but it is ..READ MORE..
Update on Daytona Bike Week workshop with Craig Litten – March 14th-17th 2013 Hello to all! Some of you may remember that about 2 weeks ago I posted about an upcoming March workshop in none other than Daytona for the crazy and action filled “Bike Week’ with Craig Litten. Craig has been documenting Bike Week ..READ MORE..
Amazing DEAL on Sigma NEX Lenses – $199 for BOTH the 19 and 30mm 2.8 together, $99 each! The most amazing deal is still going in at B&H Photo and they have these IN STOCK. Both excellent Sigma lenses for the NEX Sony E Mount system – the 19 2.8 and the 30 2.8 (which ..READ MORE..
Voigtlander 25 f/0.95 for Micro 4/3 – How it’s made The 25 0.95 Lens for Micro 4/3..in my opinion, this is one of the coolest lenses for Micro 4/3 along with the 17 0.95 and the only negative I have found with it is the size, but believe me when I say that these are ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Fujifilm X-E1 review and tests By Alexander Hessentswey – Follow him on twitter Good time of the day, dear readers of Steve Huff’s great site! I’d like to share with you some impressions about Fuji X-E1 which I’ve got recently. UPDATE: I’ve added info about firmware updates 1.04 (body) and 2.02 (35mm ..READ MORE..
New Sony lens firmware for Phase Detect AF activation – all E mount NEX lenses! Sony has released new lens firmware with lens firmware v0.2 that will allow the 18-55, 18-200, 24 1.8, 30 3.5, 35 1.8 and 50 1.8 lenses to shoot with phase detect AF. This is great news because now these lenses ..READ MORE..
ONE Leica Monochrom in stock, tons of Leica lenses in stock and an LHSA Hammertone! Just a FYI for anyone looking for a Monochrom, Leica lenses, A rare MP or a great deal on a Leica M-E :) All from site sponsors, meaning..the best in the USA for Leica :) Hello everyone! I know these ..READ MORE..
My Wicked Journey (back) to the Fuji X100 by Kevin Preblud My own photographic odyssey began while in Junior High School, shooting black and white on a Nikon FE. I learned about f stops, shutter speeds, film speed, as well as how to develop my own film and print my own photos in an old ..READ MORE..
Afghanistan with a Leica MP & Film By Daniel Zvereff Afghanistan was truly an unforgettable adventure. This was partially because I never intended to visit there. I was originally bound for Turkmenistan and, at the last minute, was denied entry. Thus throwing me into a sort of tangent undertaking through Afghanistan’s incredible scenic north and ..READ MORE..
The Fuji X-E1 is awesome by Brian T. Adams So, a little bit about myself… I became a camera enthusiast about one year ago. What I mean by this is I, unwittingly, purchased my first DSLR. Mostly, because I thought this is what you had to do if you wanted to get into digital photography ..READ MORE..
The Leica M9 in New York and the beauty of slowing down by Bob Boyd Hey Steve! My wife and I decided to spend our 20th Anniversary in New York City. I had been about 15 years ago for an audio engineering convention and wished she had been there at the time. After going back ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Since getting the Voigtlander Nokton 17.5mm f0.95 for Christmas 2012 it has been almost permanently attached to my OMD. It’s big, heavy and expensive for a Micro Four Thirds lens but boy is it great. Paired with variable ND filter this lens can do anything. During the day the ND filter is invaluable ..READ MORE..
Of Land and Spirit – Rural Thailand with an M9 and D3s by Lee Craker I have been working on a project for a year documenting a small community in rural Thailand. The working title for this project is “Of Land and Spirit”. I have found it fascinating to follow the cycle of the land ..READ MORE..
The new Leica M 240 Pre-Order links Had about 16 e-mails today asking me where I recommend to go to for a new M. As previously posted, the top Leica dealers have been taking pre-orders for the M for a while. Below is a list of where you can pre-order the new Leica M 240, ..READ MORE..
OFFICIAL LEICA M 240 Samples posted – What do you think? OK everyone! Official Leica M 240 photos have been posted BY LEICA and they have JPEG and DNG’s to download. I have downloaded the JPEGs and DNG’s and messed around with the files and they are as expected. MUCH better in low light high ISO ..READ MORE..