JUST GO SHOOT! By Aaron Hardin Steve, I’ve been a Leica shooter for a few years now and have used an M4-P and Voigtlander 35mm exclusively for one of my projects over the past 2 years. It would be nice to have an M9, but you can buy a TON of Tri-X for that kind of money (not ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve Bravo on the great work recently on your site! You’ve been a busy man with all of the fantastic cameras released this year and I have loved the reviews and articles off the back of them. As always your site contains just the right amount of information balanced with inspiration. I’ve recently just ..READ MORE..
Video: The Leica X2 Ever Ready Case – $200 but where is the EVF/OVF holder? So I had a Leica X2 Ever Ready case pop in my house today. You know, the nice full leather luxurious brown one you see advertised sitting next to the new X2? Looks nice huh? I remember the case they ..READ MORE..
My New Glass Paintbrush – The SLR Magic 50 f/0.85 for Sony NEX – By Keith Lickteig • www.ScutFish.com I’ve recently been spending a lot more time in Hong Kong where I have no plane to fly, no hangar to maintain, no giant smoker to sacrifice many tasty chickens upon. There’s few house chores, no gardening, ..READ MORE..
For those who were waiting..the new comparison – Leica X2 and X100! As you have seen in my last post I found that a new Leica X2 that was sent to me with the official Version 1 firmware seemed to be much sharper than the one I had for review (the one Leica sent as ..READ MORE..
A tale of two Leica X2 cameras (This one is for you Betty) :) Hey guys! Happy weekend, it is Saturday and I plan on relaxing some today but just so happened a package was delivered to me today thanks to the speedy shipping of Leica dealer Mr. Ken Hansen. What was in the box? ..READ MORE..
The M3… for kids’ sports? Hi Steve, Last year, I wrote a short article for your site called “The Leica M9… for sports?” . This year, I’m still photographing my kids’ sports activities with an M9, but two weeks ago I decided to take my M3 instead. I did it for a couple of reasons: ..READ MORE..
Leica X2 and Fuji X100 side by side one more time… Since I have done a few comparisons lately with the X100 and X2 I still have gotten several emails asking for more. Again, what you will see in the images below is NOT scientific but I had both cameras slung around me and shot ..READ MORE..
My time with the Nikon D800 and Zeiss 35 1.4 – A quick 1st look report. I have only had this Nikon D800 for a short time so instead of writing a big long-winded real world use report, I decided to just keep it basic and short, much like I did when I wrote ..READ MORE..
New Fuji X-Pro 1 Firmware Update Available! Fuji has released their X-Pro 1 firmware update and it can be found HERE at the Fuji website. The new Firmware details are below: The firmware update Ver.1.10 from Ver. 1.01 incorporates the following issue 1.New function for “FUJIFILM M mount adapter” is added to the shooting ..READ MORE..
Fun Comparison: Olympus OM-D with Leica Noctilux and Nikon 50/1.2 AIS by Brad Husick Now that I am learning to use my new OM-D and enjoying the process, I thought it would be fun to mount some super-fast 50mm lenses and see the results. The two lenses I own in this category are the legendary ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Long time reader and I love you site!!!! It has helped me so much since starting this obsession called photography. I am a relative newbie and found your site and have been hooked ever since. It was my dream to own a Leica since following you but I decided to go with Fuji ..READ MORE..
Sony’s New Advanced Cyber-shot RX100 Camera Packs Large Sensor and Bright Lens into Stylish, Pocket-Size Body So is this Sony’s answer to cameras like the Fuji X100, the Leica X2, and Canon G12X? With a name like the RX100 (much like Fuji’s X100) it would appear so as Sony is now jumping on the “X” ..READ MORE..
Great cheap goodies for your lenses – Soft micro lens pouch is a GREAT buy. I had to let you guys know about these as my buddy Todd makes and sells these and I have been using them for the past month or so and LOVE them. They are called the “Micro Lens Pouch” and ..READ MORE..