The Olympus XZ-1 – Constant travel Companion By Ibraar Hussain I thought I’d finish off my Hindu Kush series with the third and final part. As I’ve told in the last two articles (HERE and HERE), I went with Three cameras; The Fuji GA645, Contax G2 and The Olympus XZ-1. The Olympus was my main camera, main ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #322 by Michael Blomberg Hey Steve, First of all, congrats to the development of your site – the success is no surprise as it’s always a pleasure to visit! Keep being informed about latest mirrorless techs and trends by reading your page is much more pleasing than by sites that are all about ..READ MORE..
SteveHuffPhoto.com Now Hiring – Want in? UPDATE – I have received over 100 replies via e-mail so will be going over them all starting Monday March 5th. Thank you! Hello to all! With the website growing quickly I have decided that this website can get better and better IF I had some help. For ..READ MORE..
Pre-Order the new SLR Magic T0.95 Hyperprime LM (Leica Mount) Lens Now! Just heard from SLR Magic and they have just now opened up pre-orders for their Leica Mount 50 T0.95 Lens. As stated previously, the cost for this lens is $4288 if you want the Leica RF Coupled Version. What does this mean? If ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I have been following your blog for over a year now. You reviews have helped me to take decisions about my gear many times. I like the clarity and the honesty of them. Thanks for all the energy you put in it, you are an inspiration for many of us. Very recently I started my ..READ MORE..
Hot on the heels of the Nikon D800, The Canon 5D Mark III will hit tomorrow for $3499 IT HAS OFFICIALLY BEEN ANNOUNCED AND CAN BE PRE-ORDERED AT B&H PHOTO NOW! So tomorrow, March 2nd we will all be hearing about the new Canon 5D MKIII camera and we now have yet ANOTHER new camera ..READ MORE..
Travel + Your Camera = Living By Scotty Graham Steve has had a great deal of travel articles on his site lately, so thought one more wouldn’t hurt. This is not a review of the Leica M9…just a fun article about my last trip to China during Christmas and New Years (with my M9 and family)… Life is short. I know this, and ..READ MORE..
Just saw this deal at Amazon! For those wanting to give Micro 4/3 a try this is a steal of a deal. The Olympus E-PL1 with kit zoom, brand new in box for $266. It’s even fulfilled by Amazon. My review of this camera is HERE. GET IN ON THIS CRAZY DEAL NOW! $266! AND ..READ MORE..
Lighting on the Cheap! Great light AND stool for under $150 I have not had a lighting setup in my house for years. I used to have the whole kit and caboodle though…lights, strobes, reflectors, seamless backgrounds, hair lights, shoots, filters and gels. Then I sold it all off in 2005 because I realized I ..READ MORE..
Question & Answer Wednesday – 2/29/12 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 so those ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE LEICA D-LUX 5 TITANIUM SET HONORED AS “BEST CAMERA” IN 2012 TRAVEL + LEISURE DESIGN AWARDS Leica Camera selected as one of 19 winners in the eighth annual competition recognizing standout hotels, museums, retail spaces, travel products and more Allendale, NJ (February 29, 2012) – Leica Camera, Inc., the legendary German camera manufacturer, ..READ MORE..
Quick Comparison: SLR Magic 50 T0.95 vs Voigtlander 50 f/1.1 on the Leica M9 So today I received in the mail, courtesy of LensRentals.com (they rent almost ALL Leica glass and cameras), a Voigtlander 50 f/1.1 Nokton. My main goal was to test it out and compare it to the premo offering from SLR Magic, their ..READ MORE..
Time to sell your Leica M’s! A new 41MP monster has arrived on the scene…The Nokia 808 PureView Ok everyone, are you ready for this insane 41MP monster? I was scouring through my e-mails this morning and found 5-6 about this new camera that is hitting the market with crazy specs and 41 mega pixels ..READ MORE..