New video on the Panasonic GX7! I am looking forward to this one and my pre-order is in. It appears to be a real “poor mans Leica” from the design to the usability to the size. Also, Micro 4/3 has the BEST and largest choice of lenses available for any mirrorless system. I just wonder ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve! I’ve been following your site daily for a couple of years now. Your site often inspires me to just go out & shoot! Unfortunately, it also inspired me to go out & buy new gear on several occasions. About 8 months ago, I put an end to my G.A.S. by picking up a ..READ MORE..
The New Tenba Messenger Mini Camera/Laptop Bag I am liking what I see in the video below by Tenba on their new Messenger bag that will hold your photo gear and laptop while having some pretty cool features such as waterproof bottom (so if you have to sit your bag down on a wet surface ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve I just returned from a wonderful trip to Havana, Cuba with my wife for a special 5 days. I’ve been using the Leica M240 with a 50mm Summilux for a short time but this was the first real test of this combo. I used a couple of the film packs (1 and 2), from ..READ MORE..
A Handmade Real Brass Mini “Leica” SD Card Holder! Check this little thing out :) It’s an SD Card holder but looks like a real mini Leica M! For all of you Leica shooters this could make for a cool SD card holder for sure. Handmade, real brass and holds your cards in a stylish ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Myanmar with my OM-D E-M5 by Suryo Widjaja Hi Steve, As I have been reading your past Daily Inspirations pages about Myanmar from few of your readers, I found different perspective of Myanmar through my lens. For me, Myanmar is a must visit country for Photographers before this country infected by Western’s culture ..READ MORE..
Back from the 4800 mile road trip! Back to normal post schedule! I’m back, and as a matter of fact, I have been back 10 minutes! As some of you may have read a few days ago I was on a 12 day road trip with my son Brandon and we put 4,800 miles on ..READ MORE..
The Curse of Digital Photography by John Shingleton – His website is HERE I am convinced that digital photography is ruining the travel experience for many travellers. They are blindly snapping away and not taking in what they are looking at. Whilst on a bus tour in Lyon in France a few weeks ago a ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve! First off let me start by saying great site. I have a couple of passions in my life. The gym and photography. I have wanted to combine the two for a while and have started doing just that. I got tired of seeing all the pretty posed pictures of fighters and bodybuilders and ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Voigtlander 21 f/1.8 ASPH M mount Lens By Andrea Bonetti Hi Steve, I follow your website since the very beginnings. It’s been very inspiring to read your articles and those of all other contributing photographers. Thanks! I have just bought the Voigtlander 21mm f 1.8 ASPH for Leica M mount. It’s such ..READ MORE..
Sunday Funnies: Facebook Profile Pic? Get the angle right! Saw this video today after someone sent me a link telling me how funny it was, and it is quite funny but also shows the importance of the magical angle. With Facebook self portraits so big these days, this girl may be able to teach you ..READ MORE..
Little Big Inspiration by Luiz Paulo Hi Steve, It has been a while since I wrote to you last year, and thankfully some of my pictures were featured on your site. It was a such pleasure. Tomorrow (August 11) is Father’s Day in Brazil. As a father of a 6 years girl I’m so glad ..READ MORE..
Panasonic GX7, Sony RX100 Deal, and Nikon 1 Troubles? The Panasonic GX-7 Well well. It appears that some new cameras are coming our way SOON and some could be re-invented or even worse, dropped! 1st up, the new Panasonic GX7 is available to pre-order at Amazon in a kit lens version for $1099 or body ..READ MORE..
SITE UPDATE: Without stable internet for the next 24 hours! Hello to all! Just wanted to let everyone know that I am traveling and without internet for the most part until Saturday morning, so site updates will be few until then (I was able to post this due to getting connected for about 30 minutes ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’ve always been a fan of street shooting and reading your website as well as other “daily inspiration” contributors always inspired me to go out and start shooting. The wonderful photos posted by you and the rest always motivates me to work harder and see the world differently. I’ve been back to Penang, ..READ MORE..