I chose the X-pro 1 by Alex Friberg Hi Steve! Congratulations on a successful and inspiring blog! I am a huge fan and checks for updates daily! My name is Axel Friberg, I’m from Stockholm, Sweden and I have been following your site for about two years. About the same time I got my first ..READ MORE..
The pursuit of an ultra shallow depth of field with the Sony NEX-7 and the Canon FD 85mm 1:1.2 S.S.C. Aspherical. by Dirk De Paepe Well, I never owned a Leica and I probably never will. Nevertheless I’ve admired those camera’s for as long as I can remember and I can’t stop dreaming about them. ..READ MORE..
The new Leica M is here! 24 Megapixel, Live View CMOS, EVF & HD Video Monster The new M and R solution…and HD video solution..and live view solution…simply..the WEATHER SEALED “NEW M” So Leica has announced two new cameras and we now know why they have been clearing out M9’s at a reduced rate of ..READ MORE..
Steve, Let me first begin by saying that you are a huge inspiration to me in the photography world. You have really enabled me to just love taking pictures again, just by following your examples, both in pictures, and how easily it is to see your love for photography come through your words. The fact ..READ MORE..
Photokina Updates! I am currently on “The Cruise” with some fellow readers with very limited internet access but I am doing my best to keep up with Photokina updates this week! While we have been enjoying the ship and each others company it has been rough being disconnected from the world..at least for me! I ..READ MORE..
Hi everyone I have been reading Steve’s site for about a year now. It is the only photo site keeps me returning. I suppose cause of its home brew comforts. Steve took time to reply to my request for a Daily Inspiration. I hope I can do this site justice. I kept my 1D, D1H ..READ MORE..
Looks like SLR Magic is re-releasing the 23 1.7 but this time for NEX mount as well as the Fuji X mount and Micro 4/3. This fast prime will be a challenger to the Zeiss 24 1.8 at a much better price. They will also be showing some ultra fast T0.95 lenses so keep an ..READ MORE..
On my way to “The Cruise 2012″ & Testing Fuji X-Pro 1 with 60 Hexanon 1.2! Hello to all! I am currently on a flight from Phoenix to New York with my fiancee’ where I will meet up with Todd Hatakeyama and his wife for dinner before we board the Princess Cruise ship tomorrow for ..READ MORE..
New Zealand’s South Island with the M9 By Jason Howe In the last couple of weeks we got the chance to visit Queenstown in the South Island. My initial excitement around the photographic potential of this trip was again tempered by the realisation that, taking lots of photographs, whilst on a short birthday celebration break ..READ MORE..
Finally a fast 50! The new Nikon 18-5 f/1.8 Lens for the “1” System. Nikon announced (so far) ONE lens for the Nikon 1 system. You know, the “camera I expected to hate”. I am expecting a V2 announcement after they released the J1.2 (J2) but who knows..let’s see how it goes. All I know ..READ MORE..
Photos are part of my project “iphotoeverything”. It is my visual diary, snaps of my everyday life that I am trying capture all around me. Story about my friends, family, travels and everything interesting that crosses my path. Photos are taken with my Canon 5D MK II & Leica R 35 2.0 (my favorite lens) this is the link ..READ MORE..
Further price slash on Leica M9 and M9-P… Everyone loves a deal. A few weeks ago Dale Photo slashed prices on the Leica M9-P by $1000 and the M9 by $500. Soon Amazon and B&H followed. Today someone sent me an e-mail informing me of even further reductions on the M9 and M9-P. Over at ..READ MORE..
Nikon announces a full frame D600! Let the full frame madness begin! You can already pre-order the D600 at B&H Photo HERE or Amazon HERE!- ships Sep 19th. You gotta love Photokina! Hot on the heels of the Sony RX1 announcement Nikon has announced the full frame much talked about (on the rumor sites) 24 ..READ MORE..
Sony almost made it perfect..things I would have changed about the RX1 MY 1st Look Preview of the RX1 is HERE First off let me state that I have yet to shoot with an RX1 besides the 5-10 snaps I fired off in my living room last week with it. With that said I knew ..READ MORE..