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..
A quick follow up…the Olympus Pen E-P5. What a beauty! With all of the chatter on the A7 and A7r as well as the Olympus E-M1 some of us have forgotten about the other Mighty Mirrorless that IMO, beats the Panasonic GX7 in most areas (besides the handy built-in EVF). I recently reviewed the Olympus ..READ MORE..
A closer look at the Sony a7 and a7r official samples Buzz…Buzzzzzz….BUZZZZZZZ! Can you hear it? That is the massive amount of BUZZ going around the internet on the new Sony a7 and a7r cameras over the past week since Sony made these official. Sony released their official samples and I am sure 90% of ..READ MORE..
Almost a year with the Leica Monochrom by Allen Bourgeois Hi Steve, I have had my Leica M Monochrom for almost a year now and my 35 Summilux FLE for a little over a year. There are plenty of others that have gotten into the technical aspects of this camera and that has been compared ..READ MORE..
Congrats to Neil Buchan-Grant for winning the AOP “Best in Show” A while ago Neil posted an article about his love for Micro 4/3 and the OM-D camera. He posted a photo (above) that got quite the response and as soon as I saw it I knew it was special. Neil showed that yes, the ..READ MORE..
The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit Review by Dirk Essl – His website is HERE Today I received an Experimental Lens Kit from Lomography and immediately took it on a test ride while having my lunch break. In case you don’t know it, it is a kit of 3 Plastic Lenses with plastic optics. and an ..READ MORE..
PROST! Oktoberfest with the E-M1 (sort of)… Just a fun Sunday night post before getting serious on Monday Morning :) Over the weekend we drove in over to Scottsdale AZ for some Oktoberfest fun :) NOTHING like the real deal of course but I brought along the Olympus E-M1 and when I arrived my 1st ..READ MORE..