Hi Steve, My name is Lilian from France. I’ve been following your blog for over a year… The amazing photos you take with the Leica M9 made me want to get one as soon as I saw them… But still over budget ;-) In 2008, for my first visit, I fell in love with New ..READ MORE..
The Sony 50 1.8 E Mount Lens review on the NEX-7 By Steve Huff I have been shooting with the Sony NEX-7 for a couple of months now and sadly I have to pack it up and ship it back to Sony next week. I will (hopefully) soon have my own “7″ though as ..READ MORE..
A Day at the Zoo with my Leica M9-P and 50 Summitar f/2 Since I live in Phoenix AZ I get to enjoy mild and beautiful winters. Full sunshine, and mid 60′s in December makes for a perfect time of year to head outdoors. In the summer when the heat rises to a blistering 105-115 ..READ MORE..
The SLT Magic HyperPrime 23 1.7 for Sony NEX – Coming Dec 2011/Jan 2012 Here you go! I expect this to be a great lens as the latest stuff coming from SLR Magic and their HyperPrime series has been damn good. I will be reviewing this lens soon. It is a 35mm equivalent on any ..READ MORE..
Official! Sony NEX-7 Shipments starting later this month! “Sony USA is happy to announce that limited quantities of the new NEX-7 camera will begin shipping to pre-order customers this month. Overall production capacity remains restrained as a result of the recent floods in Thailand, but we’ve made significant progress recovering our manufacturing capabilities and supply ..READ MORE..
Question and Answer Wednesday – Your questions answered! 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 ..READ MORE..
I have been keeping an eyeball on the new Canon C300 that was announced on November 4th 2011 and after seeing this AWESOME demo video I want one, but man…it’s coming in at $20,000, so that leaves me out for sure. But still, the performance looks incredible! Check it out below and you can see ..READ MORE..
Hello from Germany – Hope my english is understandable Dear Steve, It has been almost one year ago when I decided to get a Leica M9 for one reason: To have a great camera always aside. My Canon 5D with R-lenses has been too heavy, and too big. Compact cameras were too slow in case ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE LEICA CAMERA OFFERS FIRMWARE UPDATE 1.176 FOR THE LEICA M9 AND M9-P Allendale, NJ (December 6, 2011) - Leica Camera, Inc. announces the latest firmware update, 1.176, for the Leica M9 and M9-P, the world’s smallest, full-frame digital system cameras. Users wishing to benefit from the new offerings can download the firmware update from ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Using the Sony NEX-5n with Contax G Lenses by Jae Yoon The NEX-5N is a camera that intrigued me when it was first announced. I’ve always been a fan of Sony electronics although my use of their DSLR camera line is much more recent. Since the days of the Nikon D50 and ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, My name is Stelios Makrydakis and I writing from Germany. I have been a regular visitor to your site for more than a year. Needless to say that I have appreciated your stimulating reviews on mirrorless cameras (In fact, I could not eventually resist the temptation and ended up buying one to complement ..READ MORE..
B&H Photo has a mint condition, in box, used Leica M9-P in the much sought after chrome for $7199. You can get to that page here but I expect it to sell quick! This is the most sought after Leica right now. Also, Dale Photo has a used BLACK M9-P for $7200 HERE and PopFlash.com has ..READ MORE..
Some low light high ISO snaps with the Nikon V1 I went out to a 10 year anniversary party of the town of Surprise, AZ tonight and brought along the Nikon V1 and 10mm lens to see just how it would do in low light without flash AND high ISO. Would the color get degraded? ..READ MORE..
Voigtlander Nokton 35 1.2 Aspherical II Lens review on the Leica M9 By Steve Huff With the rising costs and seemingly impossible chance of seeing the “IN STOCK” notice on current Leica lenses, those of us who shoot with a Leica M camera are constantly on the lookout for used deals, bargains, and some of ..READ MORE..