USER REPORT: Wedding Photography with the Olympus E-M5 by David Charlwood This year I switched from photographing weddings with my full-frame Nikon gear to the Olympus EM-5. The response from my clients has been entirely positive. The very first time I used the camera for a couple’s engagement photo shoot, the groom looked pleasantly surprised ..READ MORE..
Quick Halloween Post! A7r and Voigtlander 21 1.8 rock it out! Just wantd to make a quick post before bed and before I leave tomorrow to head back home! Someone requested A7r images with the Voigtlander 21 1.8, and since I had it in hand I decided to take it down to the Halloween party ..READ MORE..
My 1st look wrap up of the Sony A7 and A7r cameras! NOTE: All images posted here are JPEGS from the cameras, NOT RAW. Hello to all and good morning on this spooky Halloween day. I decided to take the morning off from this Sony event (off-road driving) because I am so backed up on ..READ MORE..
Day 3 with the Sony A7 and A7r – Nashville Musicians and Models! See Day 1 HERE See Day 2 HERE NEW: Final 1st look Wrap Up with loads of thoughts, samples and more (Wwas posted AFTER this article you see here) Just an afternoon update while I have an hour or so to write. ..READ MORE..
Day two with the Sony A7 and A7r..and the Zeiss Otus 55 1.4! See Day 1 HERE. OK! What a LONG day! 15 hours ago I left the hotel here in Nashville, TN with a slew of other journalists, photographers and bloggers on what would be a very long day of shooting with the new ..READ MORE..
Honky Tonkin’ with the Sony A7 and A7r in Nashville! Ok guys, I will be honest. I have had a LONG day of flying, dinners, meetings and very little shooting and I am BEAT. It is 11:20 PM and I have to be up in 6 hours yet I still have an hours worth of ..READ MORE..
Above: The new Nikon DF. Looks quite large to me so I expect a D800 reshaped into a square with no bells and whistles and solid manual controls. So Nikon is creating all kinds of hype with their new “pure photography” campaign and it is going to be a big one my friends. It seems ..READ MORE..
My Thoughts on the Leica M 240 by Brett Price TUMBLR: BRETTPRICE.TUMBLR.COM WEBSITE: IAMBRETTPRICE.COM Hey Steve, Had a few articles on here before. I mentioned in those articles that I’ve been on a waiting list for the Leica M(240) for over 6 months and had not received it. Well… It finally came! I now own ..READ MORE..
The Phoenix AZ Zombie Walk with the Olympus E-P5 and E-M1! Just arrived back home from the Zombie Walk here in Phoenix, AZ and it was a blast as usual. This year I brought along the Olympus E-M1 and E-P5 with a 17 1.8, 25 0.95 and 45 1.8. Oh, and also a Panasonic 8mm ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, My name is Perikos Manolis (semanticphoto) and I’ve been reading your site since 2009 when I bought my first camera panasonic gf-1. Now I am working with leica m8 with zeiss and voigtlander lens. I am absolutely satisfied with the quality of m8 (ok I’ d be happier if I had one extra ..READ MORE..
Back from NYC, next up..Nashville, TN with the Sony A7, A7r and RX10! Just a weekend update! I am back home in Phx, AZ after a quick two-day trip to NYC for Photo Plus. While there I visited B&H Photo, Went to the show, Met about 50 readers of this site, spent some time walking ..READ MORE..
Photo Plus: Quick samples from Sony A7 and A7r with 12mm Voigtlander! Pre-order the Sony A7 and A7r at the links HERE. Not good photos by any stretch but I managed to snap off a few quick shots at the Sony booth with the A7 and A7r with the Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 I had with ..READ MORE..
Some images from Photo Plus in NYC today. Sony, Zeiss, Leica… What a day! Whew… Yesterday I flew out of Sunny AZ at 6am headed to NYC for the Photo Plus show going on this week. When I arrived in NY I did a big “UH OH” because I realized I only brought a light ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: B-Grip Belt Holster Review by Shawn Reynolds The Nikon D700 is, quite simply, a legendary camera. Released in 2008 it is still preferred by many over the current D600 due it’s more pro-oriented ergonomics, faster shutter speeds and proven field-tested ruggedness and reliability. Its thrifty 12MP sensor still, yes STILL!, ranks in the ..READ MORE..