Dear Steve, I was thankful for the Daily Inspiration #350 photos of Marko Hehl. He made nice use of the Olympus Grainy Film mode which I believe is more than just a fancy effect for a digital camera. The Olympus grainy film mode is like having a roll of Neopan 1600 or even Ilford 3200 ..READ MORE..
Leica Monochrom 1st Look Video and Sample – Review in July OK! I have had this PRE-PRODUCTION Leica Monochrom camera for about 18 hours and have only shot a few things around the park and my house but did manage to make a quick 1st look video. 1st thoughts on the Leica Monochrom? ..READ MORE..
SLR Magic Raises the price of the T0.95 Hyperprime Leica mount to $4995 Due to lens productions costs industry wide, SLR Magic has just raised the price of their 50mm T0.95 Hyperprime lens to $4995. I asked Andrew, head honcho over at SLR Magic why this was and he stated it was all due to ..READ MORE..
Summer is almost upon us by Ibraar Hussain The weather has been pants lately, but there is hope, our weather forecasters are telling us that the extended April Showers are at an end! I absolutely love the summer, school holidays are a time of fun, country loafs, beach trips and generally chilling out and enjoying the ..READ MORE..
The Olympus OM-D E-M5 sensor. Can you save an under exposed shot? YES! I noticed a comment in a post I made earlier with the Crazy Comparison between the Nikon D800, Sony NEX-7 and Olympus OM-D about pulling out shadow detail with a micro 4/3 sensor. So, I decided to try it out because yesterday ..READ MORE..
Crazy Comparison! Nikon D800 vs Sony NEX-7 vs Olympus E-M5 JUST FOR FUN guys, so please – no getting bent out of shape! I have done those crazy comparisons for 2 1/2 years and I do them for fun and “just because”. Why? Because I can! Basically I take each camera and shoot the same ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, Thank you for keeping up your outstanding website. I’m not a regular reader but I take a look from time to time :) To my person… I’m working as freelance curator and photographer in Germany (my current exhibition as curator is Judah Passow – Shattered Dreams). To my gear… I have work with a ..READ MORE..
UPCOMING REVIEWS Leica Monochrom and Nikon D800 with Zeiss 35 1.4 Hello everyone and Happy Friday to you all! This weekend I will be a busy man as I have a Nikon D800 and Zeiss 35 1.4 in hand to test out for the next week or so. THIS THING IS A BEAST! After shooting ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, I thought I would dare to provide a little daily inspiration. I have to say that your site has been an absolute joy to read and has really re ignited the fire that has been in me for making images for many years. I stumbled upon it while researching the NEX system and ..READ MORE..
To celebrate the release of the new Olympus OM-D I thought I’d take everyone for a trip down memory lane with a selection of snaps from my precious Olympus OM2n with the Zuiko MC 50mm f1.8 lens For those who haven’t had the pleasure of handling the OM2n, it’s a gem of a camera. The OM ..READ MORE..
The new Sony NEX-F3 – An entry level NEX with nice design and features Sony’s New α NEX-F3 Camera Packs DSLR-Size Sensor and Advanced Feature Set into Small, Stylish Body SAN DIEGO, May 16, 2012 – Sony’s α NEX-F3 digital camera delivers professional quality photos with a compact, pocket-sized body, allowing consumers to explore ..READ MORE..
Grab this card now, or a bunch of them as this deal JUST popped up at B&H Photo. $6.99 for a Lexar 8GB Platinum II SDHC card. I need to grab about 10 of these so act quick if you have been needing some good SD cards! YOU CAN BUY THEM HERE. – Also, for ..READ MORE..
The Nikon V1. The perfect street camera? By Gary Perlmutter I have been doing street photography for around 12 years. During that time I have used various film and more recently digital cameras, in fact too many to list or even remember! One of my favourites some years ago was the Nikon Coolpix 990 with ..READ MORE..
Your best B&W CONTEST! Win a new Wotancraft City Explorer “Paratrooper” bag! **CAMERA NOT INCLUDED IN CONTEST Hey guys! It has been a while since I had a contest here and decided it was time to put one up again. I have had this bag sitting here in my house for a couple of months ..READ MORE..
Here are my submissions for the month. My name is Khunya Lamat Pan, I currently reside in Austin, Texas. A link to my work can be found here. I also do a weekly mailing list called Khunya’s Photograph A Week. I basically send out an email each week with a link to a new photo ..READ MORE..