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..
My #1 asked Sony A7 and A7r question answered OK, one more quick post for Saturday but felt I had to do it. I have been getting question after question over the past few days and even though this information was posted several times, for some reason, the questions keep flowing in :) That is ..READ MORE..
A cool Sony RX1 “Video” from NYC by Ofer Rozenman Saturday fun! Check out the video below by Ofer Rozenman. He used the 35mm camera that I feel has the best IQ of ANY digital 35mm camera to date, in all situations, the Sony RX1. BUT it is not really a “Video”! It is stop ..READ MORE..
Fuji X100 Owners, get Firmware Version 2 for a speed boost! DOWNLOAD THE NEW FIRMWARE HERE YES! Fuji did it again and proves at least that they are the best in Firmware updates. They have released the firmware Version 2 for the Fuji X100 and below is what you get, so it is WELL worth ..READ MORE..
The BIG Three. Which one to choose? The Olympus E-M1, Sony A7/A7r or Fuji X-E2? Good afternoon to you all! It is TGIF (Thank God It’s Friday) and no one is happier about that than me! Have loads of fun planned for this weekend with friends and loved ones and after a huge week of ..READ MORE..
Fuji X-E2 arrives with worlds fastest Phase Detect AFFuji Steps it up! Finally! Fuji has just a few hours ago announced the new X-E2 which they tout as having the “fastest phase detect AF in the world”. This is a bold claim because if it is as fast as the Olympus E-M1 then we finally ..READ MORE..