For the newbies…RAW vs JPEG – Fixing your photo in under one minute! So Christmas morning you woke up to find a shiny new digital camera under the tree. Ahhhh! Just what you wanted! You already took it out to shoot and maybe realized that your images look flat, washed out, or even really dull. ..READ MORE..
First thoughts on the Panasonic GX1 and 25 1.4 Summilux Lens There is one camera that was slated to be released at the end of December 2011 that excited me when I read about it, and this is it. After Panasonics last couple of fumbles with their GF2 and GF3 they have seemed to return to ..READ MORE..
Steve, I have been following your site daily as if it were ritual. It has become part of my daily routine and I look forward to it every day. I have fond memories of attending your Chicago workshop this year. Like most of your readers I dream of owning an M9. Like many though ..READ MORE..
Event Photography- Photographing a Restaurant Opening By Ashwin Rao – Ashwin’s blog can be seen HERE Hi everyone, it’s Ashwin, back with a short and sweet post (hopefully) as the New Year fast approaches. As many of us have gotten increasing experience with our cameras, we have received opportunities to port our cameras ..READ MORE..
Leica — Love and Hate By George Sutton Owning a Leica M9 has been a real love/hate experience. I am frequently on the verge of selling it because it is outrageously expensive and limiting then I get a shot that is so stunning I just want to get out and start shooting it again. ..READ MORE..
Just saw that popflash.com has the Chrome Leica M9-P IN STOCK. The chrome version is the one that is high in demand so it will probably sell quick. Of course you can buy this chrome M9-P and give it a hot pink paint job like crazy Kai over at digital rev. Lol. Maybe I should ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Like many other lurkers around your site, I have been a regular reader on your blog on all things Leica for the past year. You site had assisted me tremendously in my transition from DSLR to Leica when I was looking for a high quality compact with good IQ to record the birth ..READ MORE..
From Steve: Just as I started shooting with the 25 1.4 from Panasonic I received an e-mail from William Jusuf who bought this lens along with a Panasonic GF2 to document the birth of his baby. The story and photos are wonderful so I had to post this. The 25 1.4 did great with the ..READ MORE..
Need a last minute gift idea for that photo geek in your life? Well, I was in my local Target store last night when I came across a screaming deal on a camera I really did not like too much when it was released due to it being too small, no EVF, etc. BUT I ..READ MORE..
A Businessman’s Bag by Dave Murphy Dave’s website is at MurphyMurphy.com So, you are a businessman and also a photographer? Or you are a photographer who also runs a business? Or maybe you are just a guy who wants a bag that doesn’t look like a camera bag. Either way, you need a bag that ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, Many greetings from cold germany. My name is Niklas Josefsson and 17 years old. I’m reading your blog now for about a year. Because of your love to Leica products, I sacrificed my driving-licens-money to buy a Leica M6 and a Voigtländer 35mm Nokton ( thanks to your review ;) ) I’m actually ..READ MORE..
Question and Answer Wednesday – Your questions answered! A couple of years ago I used to publish a weekly Q&A post where I would answer some of the questions sent in by readers. With questions flooding my inbox every day, and many of them asking the same things, I figured I would bring this back ..READ MORE..
With all of the camera releases of 2011 what was your favorite one of the bunch? Listed below are some of the cameras that appeared in 2011, mostly ones I covered or talked about. If you do not see your favorite on the list below you can add it in. I know my favorite, what ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Sony NEX-5n and the Voigtlander Nokton 35 1.4 By Terence Jones – See his Flickr site HERE The Voigtlander 35 Nokton 1.4 can be purchased at B&H Photo HERE – In this review I would like to talk about a very interesting camera-lens combination of a Sony Nex-5n with a Cosina ..READ MORE..