A Short Walk in The Hindu Kush by Ibraar Hussain (With a Fuji GA645) Sacred Cedar and Sacred Mountain Chitral Gol National Park. With Snow covered Tirich Mir in the background. Fuji Velvia 50 @ f11. This photo, I’ve been told is similar in composition to Ansel Adams “Jeffrey Pine”. A photo I had never seen before ..READ MORE..
What is it about new cameras that make us crazy? It’s called G.A.S. by Steve Huff 2012 – It’s madness, it’s mayhem, it’s one of the most exciting years in digital camera releases EVER and I can see it…we are all going crazy and are filled with excitement for all of these new camera releases..yes ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Tasmania Overland Track with the Leica M9 by Louis Stevenson Being close to nature and the great outdoors have always been my greatest desire. It sets me at peace, humbles me, and reminds me of the privilege that i have at that moment to gaze at nature’s wonders. However, growing up in 100% ..READ MORE..
First GR DIGITAL IV Firmware Update Released Tokyo, Japan, February 23, 2012—Ricoh Company, Ltd. (CEO: Shiro Kondo) on February 27, 2012, will release the first function-expansion firmware update for the GR DIGITAL IV, a high-resolution digital camera launched in October 2011. The firmware update incorporates ideas taken from the many opinions and requests we received ..READ MORE..
The Nikon V1 in Vietnam Part 2 – By Colin Steel See Part 1 HERE and see Colin’s Blog HERE The Villages & Fishermen Hey folks, welcome to part 2 of this series of articles based around a short trip I made to Vietnam with my minimalist Nikon V1 travel kit and a Snapseed ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Thanks for your inspirational work on the blog! Your website to me is all about ‘go out and shoot’ and that’s what I started doing, taking my camera with me everywhere. Including my daily commute by train to the cubicle and back. This trip represented a real photographic challenge to me, as this ..READ MORE..
Check out the video below to see just how effective the new image stabilization system is in the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 – IMPRESSIVE! Below that are other video showcasing the cameras capabilities… —
The Contax G2, Travel Companion by Ibraar Hussain Dear Steve, I thought I’d write in again, just to relate some of my experiences with the Contax G2 around Northern Pakistan and the Punjab. I’ve been there a few times over the last five years and have had my trusty Contax G2 with me at all times. I ..READ MORE..
Shooting with the Leica 75 Summilux f/1.4 Lens on the Leica M9P by Steve Huff Hello to all! It’s time for another Leica write up here at the site and I am pretty excited about it. Just recently I have been shooting my M9P more and more again as it is still the camera that ..READ MORE..
Estimated ship dates for the OM-D, Fuji X-Pro 1 and Pentax K-01! Was browsing B&H photo and noticed the estimated ship dates for the Olympus OM-D, Pentax K-01 and Fuji X-Pro 1 have been listed! Here you go! Olympus OM-D – ESTIMATED SHIP DATE – APRIL 10TH 2012 – Pre-Order Here – Fuji X-Pro ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, First of all, I love your site. I love your reviews and your. You give me inspiration. I am a photographer in the Netherlands and I have to admit, I am (was) a Canon man. I have shot with my 5D MK2 for years and it is like second nature to me. I don’t have ..READ MORE..
Hello to all! Hope you are having a great weekend. As I sit here at midnight on a Friday night/Saturday morning I am flabbergasted at the amount of information that has amassed here at this website, and I give so many thanks to all of you who come here to read and catch up every ..READ MORE..
(a not so) quick crazy Comparison: Nikon V1 vs Panasonic GX1 Hello to all! Hope everyone is having a great week wherever you are and whatever you are doing. While anxiously awaiting for the new cameras to start shipping (Olympus OM-D, Fuji X-Pro 1) and my NEX-7 to arrive I decided to bring out the ..READ MORE..
The Leica M9 for Fashion by Simon Lipman from Steve: I always enjoy seeing when others are using the Leica M series in professional situations. If I had $2 for every time someone e-mailed me saying it is not possible or feasible to shoot the M9 for pro work I’d have some serious cash sitting ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, thanks for the brilliant site and the news, reviews, rumours and other photography related material which I have been enjoying for quite some time. I’ve just about plucked up enough courage to email you a selection of my pictures. My name’s Ibraar Hussain, and I’m a Londoner, and also a hobbyist photographer. I ..READ MORE..