Different Lights, Different Lens By Hao Hen Chen Both myself and my wife are avid photographers. We travel, wherever and whenever possible, to photograph and experience culture around the world at least once every year. This time round, we decided we would want to go to Istanbul and Santorini. The challenge has been always to ..READ MORE..
Just found out today that Noktor, the company that started out with a bang over a year ago has decided to close its doors for good. When they started they took the photo community by storm with the announcement of the 50mm f/0.95 lens for micro 4/3 mount. This was a rebranded CCTV lens that ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’m a daily reader of your site. I love the articles, daily inspirations & reviews! Last November, after reading an article on your site, I ditched my Canon DSLR & Lenses for a Sony NEX-3. An M9 would have been ideal, but I have more of a Sony budget rather than a Leica ..READ MORE..
With all of this talk of workshops, Leica cameras and even Fuji cameras I just wanted to update the status on the upcoming Seattle Meetup/Workshop on July 23rd and 24th. Ashwin Rao and I have been getting the schedule of events down over these past two weeks. This meetup is going to be an AWESOME ..READ MORE..
For Immediate Release LEICA CAMERA ANNOUNCES LEICA AKADEMIE’S NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT Leica will host experiential workshops in 16 North American cities Allendale, NJ (May 2, 2011) – Leica Camera, Inc. announces the North American debut of the world- renowned Leica Akademie, bringing experiential programming to 16 cities through the initial 25 workshops starting on July ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Attached is a pic for your consideration for your Daily Inspiration posts. I took it in Austin, Texas, when we were on holiday there. Maybe fittingly, it was taken the day after I heard Elliott Erwitt speak on the local university campus. My daughter, Emily, loves dancing and music. She saw the fiddler ..READ MORE..
Look what I got today! A nice red Artisan and Artist strap and a mini classic soft release to fit to my X100. For about $100 total it has transformed the look of the camera and now screams out “Im An Expensive Camera, STEAL ME!” Lol. I love the cloth straps from Artisan & Artist ..READ MORE..
Is the Yashica Electro the best deal in rangefinder photography? by Ricky Opaterny Eight years ago, I shot with a Leica for the first time and immediately found the experience to be photographically unparalleled. Although I longed for an M7, my budget at the time could only accommodate a used R body, an old ..READ MORE..
Just saw some used Leica deals for those who are in need of a Leica fix without spending full retail prices! Looks like someone traded in an X1 for an X100 – maybe…Here is a grey/black X1 for $1599 in 9+ condition, which is as new. Also, this is RARE! A Leica Digilux ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, I’m a longtime reader of your site and have finally decided to make my first submission. I chose to send you these three photos principally to show your readers the versatility of the M9. Whether I’m shooting street, fashion, portraiture or even party snaps, the M9 performs flawlessly each and every time. This ..READ MORE..
The Fuji X100 Real World Review Does it live up to the Hype? By Steve Huff WooHoo! The Fuji X100 is HERE and my review is EARLY! The Fuji X100 has been one of the most anticipated camera releases of recent memory, and understandably so. It is so much different than the crop of DSLR’s ..READ MORE..
The British Royal Wedding with a Leica X1, M9 and Noctilux 0.95 By Edmond Terakopian It’s not everyday that there’s a Royal Wedding and the last time there was this much excitement was when Price Charles married Lady Diana; actually, I think there may have been even more excitement this time round as Prince William ..READ MORE..
Had a few requests for a video on how I processed the truck image from the X100 so here you go! Very quick, very easy! It came out a bit different than the original but I spent less time on this one. Same steps though. Enjoy! If you want to check out Alien Skin Exposure ..READ MORE..