PRESS RELEASE: Leica Majority Shareholder Buys in to Internet Photo Platform i-shot-it.com Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, majority shareholder of Leica Camera AG, has acquired a 25.1% stake in the Internet platform “I-shot-it”. For a small fee, www.i-shot-it.com enables photo-enthusiasts—from amateurs to professionals—to take part in photographic competitions. An independent jury of internationally acclaimed photographers selects the ..READ MORE..
More Classic Lenses: Leica 50 1.5 Summarit & the Canon 50 1.2 LTM 1st up, the classic but unique Leica 50 1.5 Summarit The Leica 50 Summarit has had a weird reputation as an oddball “crazy bokeh” super soft lens and for years I held off on buying one for that very reason. Every time I have ..READ MORE..
Friday Film: The Leica M Monochrom vs Leica M6 on a wedding By Joeri van der Kloet – see his website HERE Let me start with explaining what I do for a living. I am a documentary wedding photographer, based in the Netherlands and a little more than two years ago I switched from a ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve Huff, My dad showed me your homepage and I really like your mindset and how you work together with your readers. So I thought why not sending you some of my pictures and see if you like them :) My name is Miriam Anastasia Ottmann, friends call me Mimi. I am 16 years ..READ MORE..
INSANE Deal of the Day! The Panasonic GX1 for $249 at Amazon, Prime Eligible WOW!!! This is a giveaway and will not last long. The Panasonic GX1 is being cleared out at Amazon right now for $249. New in box GX1 Micro 4/3 body, $249. This was the main competitor to the E-P3 and while ..READ MORE..
The Classic Nikkor 8.5cm f/2 LTM lens review click on any image in this review for a larger size image Ahhh yes. Classic solid brass and chrome lenses from the 1950’s certainly have a charm about them. When you find one, hold one and use one you will indeed say to yourself “they do not ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve! Here’s my submission to your Daily Inspiration series! I recently deleted all of my photos off my Flickr account, sifted through years of photos i have taken on my hard drive and newly edited 16 of them i deem to be my best. They can be found here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/feiningers-cat/ I had quite a ..READ MORE..
Wow! Premium 32 1.2 (85mm) for Nikon 1 Series arrives… Nikon has upped the ante, finally with this new lenses for the Nikon 1 series! A high quality super fast 1.2 aperture 85mm equivalent is ready to be pre-ordered and it looks very nice. While it costs about triple of the Nikon V1 closeout price ..READ MORE..
The Voigtlander 21 1.8 Lens Review by Steve Huff Thanks to new site sponsor CameraQuest for loaning me this lens and viewfinder for review. Hello to all who lurk here on stevehuffphoto.com! It is once again “review day ” and what I have to talk to you about today is a real GEM of a ..READ MORE..
Olympus PEN E-P5 and all black Lenses now available at Amazon for pre-order The new Olympus PEN E-P5 and all new accessories and black lenses are now available at Amazon and B&H photo for pre-order. THESE ARE ALL scheduled to be released and shipped by June 15th – about 30 days from now but 1st ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I have been a silent reader of your website and really love it. I have been trying to find my interest in photography for a long time and ultimately found my voice answered when I attended one of the workshops by the mighty Eric Kim and Satoki Nagata in Chicago, this year. I ..READ MORE..
The Friday Film: How a 51 Year old Leica made me leave the digital world by Rikard Landberg See his Flickr HERE Hi! Steve, great and inspiring blog you run! I just wanted to tell a story about how a 51 year old camera made me leave the digital world. I have been shooting both ..READ MORE..
The Olympus PEN E-P5 and black lenses are here! Pre-order now! —– Pre-Order links at B&H Photo for all of the new Olympus Gear Pre-order the body only in BLACK, SILVER or WHITE. Pre-Order the BLACK body, 17 1.8 lens AND NEW VF-4 HERE. Pre-order the silver body with 17 1.8 and EVF HERE. You can pre-order the black 17 1.8 ..READ MORE..
The FoP does Emerald City Comicon By Bob Towery, Ashwin Rao and Tori Buckman Bob Towery. I first got serious about photography back in 2001. After mastering some of the technical and aesthetic skills, it was something of a surprise to find that what I like most about the hobby is being around other photographers. ..READ MORE..
Old vs New – Wide open: Nikkor 35 1.8 LTM vs Voigtlander Nokton 35 1.2 II Many of you have seen my post on the classic Nikkor 35 1.8 LTM rangefinder lens as used on the Leica Monochrom but what about in color? I was able to get a hold of a Leica M-E for ..READ MORE..