Hi Steve, My name is Darek, I`m Polish, living in Asia for couple of years. I`ve been visiting your web page since December last year. From the moment I had Leica Monochrome in my hands for the first time :-) Then of course I was looking for a word in the Internet about it, which led ..READ MORE..
Leica Monochrom IN STOCK at various dealers! It appears Leica has finally caught up with demand with ONE of their current M cameras. Yep, the $7995 Monochrom is available at various dealers without any wait whatsoever. While expensive, there is NOTHING like it on the market, period. It is the only current production camera with ..READ MORE..
Nikon pushing on with the 1 system? It seems so! Nikon has announced the soon to be released the video and photo light for the Nikon 1 system (and some coolpix models), the LD-1000. It is available in black or white and can be pre-ordered at Amazon HERE. Looks like a cool little device that ..READ MORE..
The Nikon D800 and the Holy Trinity of Lenses by Valerio Trigari Hi Steve, I’m a big fan of your website and so I decided to contribute to it by writing a user report on the Nikon D800 and the Nikon Holy Trinity of zoom lenses. I hope my review will be interesting and useful ..READ MORE..
NEW CONCEPT: The Sony DSC-QX100 and DSC-QX10 lens-style camera As has been spread around the internet for weeks on the rumor sites, the new Sony QX series of cameras are here and quite different from anything that has been created in the photo world. Basically, they look like a lens but they are fully functional ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’m lucky to travel a little with work, I recently moved from a Sony A900 to an RX1 (love it) and happened to be in Montreal for a few hours between flights, thought it could make an interesting article as it’s quite a diverse set showing what the RX1 can do, few samples ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Samsung NX300 by Alessandro Michelazzi Hello Steve, I would like to propose an article about my experience with Samsung Lens on Samsung Mirror less camera. I took the photos some weeks ago during my trip to Moscow with the new Samsung Nx-300. Here are my photos and consideration about it. For the ..READ MORE..
The Little Canon S100 by Richard Bach Hi Steve, Long time reader, first time poster. I am an avid photographer down here in sunny SD. I try to have my camera on me every minute of every day, as you never know when the light will be right, that magical subject will appear, or any ..READ MORE..
The Palouse in Monochrome A journey into luminance and splendor…. By Ashwin Rao – See his Flickr HERE Hi my fellow friends, I’m back with an article based on a series of pictures taken during Steve’s most recent workshop in the Palouse, which I assisted in coordinating. (Ashwin did more than assisting and it could ..READ MORE..
New Sony NEX-7 Firmware V 1.03 now available! This is a few days late and some of yuo may already have downloaded it but there is a new firmware out for the NEX-7 which adds a few things including the AF drive system for video shooting as well as the ability to enable or disable ..READ MORE..
David and Goliath – The Nikon V1 vs. the Nikon D600 – Wide Angle by Steven Norquist Hello Steve, You always have such interesting comparisons of lenses on your forum that I thought I would do a little test for your readers. I have really enjoyed using my V1 with the 6.7-13mm lens. The pictures the V1 produces ..READ MORE..
A blast from the past, Photographically by Sebastian Hi Steve I started getting into photography when I was finishing grad school in Toronto. I had gotten myself a Canon G10 (because I wanted a more serious camera, little did I know what a $ sink it would lead to!) and when revising my thesis for ..READ MORE..
Leica M9 vs Fuji X-E1 with Metabones Speed Booster by Christophe Carlier Hi steve, Firstly I want to thank you for putting my daily inspiration on your site. I recently received a Metabones Speedbooster ring that allows me to get my Nikon F lens on my fuji X-E1 while keeping their 24×36 angle. A 50mm is ..READ MORE..
Salted Wounds – Hurricane Sandy Book Hey to everyone! Today is a gorgeous Thursday and I am taking it slow for the next few days because I know there is a slew of new stuff right around the corner, sO I am gearing up for it. New Micro 4/3, New Sony, and maybe a surprise ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, I recently graduated from the ‘German high school’ and then made a trip to Toronto to relax and shoot after the long and exhausting finals. It was a great week, I could relax a shoot photos all day, mostly street photos, which are not really legal in Germany. Slowing down really improves your images, ..READ MORE..