So, did you see the rumors flying around internet land about the new Sony full frame interchangeable lens camera? Yep, speculation has been building for a year and I feel it..it is soon going to burst wide open and what will come of it will be pretty damn special. Well, at least I hope so. ..READ MORE..
A just for fun CRAZY comparison! Leica M vs Nikon V1 vs RX1R crop mode! As many of you know the Nikon 1 system has been more popular now than ever thanks to two things that have happened recently. 1st, the price of the Nikon V1 plummeted to crazy deal levels allowing so many more ..READ MORE..
Beautiful Soft Shutter Releases – Artisan Obscura When checking my mail one day I found a package inside from a company named “Artisan Obscura”. What could be inside I asked? Then I remembered that a week or two prior I spoke with someone from this company and they asked if I would like to review ..READ MORE..
Downshifting with the Nikon F5 By Mark Hutchens I was in the south of France recently on holiday and a close friend who lives there loaned me a small BMW with a very big engine in it. If you accept that nearly the entire world has speed limits hindering our enjoyment of such power, it ..READ MORE..
User Report – The Ricoh GR By Marc Gabor A Little History The GRD is the latest version of Ricoh’s famed GR line of compact cameras. Ricoh first introduced the GR1 in 1996 followed by various revisions including an incredible super-wide angle version, the GR21. These 35mm point and shoot cameras sported fast, sharp 28mm ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve As you know i own the Leica MM for quite some time now. I also use the Leica 35 Lux ASPH 2 as my main lense. I also bought the Leica 24 Elmar for my M6. The M 240 is a great camera with lovely colors and black & white results, but I decided ..READ MORE..
Refurb Nikon V1 Black Body – $249 on Amazon now Nikon V1 Refurbished from Cameta Camera on Amazon YES! More Nikon V1 talk, but this is the last post about the 1 system until my new 6.7-13 Lens review which should be in a week or two. I am posting this due to the fact ..READ MORE..
Taking the Nikon 1 to Dream Land with a 25 1.4 C-Mount $29 lens! The Nikon V1 is an interchangeable lens camera. We all know this fact, but what many do not know is that you can use many other lenses, old lenses, 3rd party lenses, and even Leica lenses on the V1 using certain ..READ MORE..
Just for fun! It’s Friday, the weekend is here and I have had some fun today shooting with another new toy :) I posted this to my facebook page earlier and asked readers to “name the camera and the lens”! There have been MANY guesses there ranging from Leica M, to Sony RX1, to the ..READ MORE..
“In Praise of Film” (…Yes, even for kids!) Hi Steve, Given all the recent posts regarding emulation software, I though it might be worthwhile to send you a bona-fide film post for all the “senseless die-hards” out there. About a year ago, I became one of them… Growing up, I had an EOS Rebel film body, ..READ MORE..
Sony RX100II IN STOCK now! Hello to all! Happy Friday and I hope everyone is enjoying their day. Just found that Amazon has the Sony RX100II IN STOCK, prime eligible, shipped by Amazon. Prime members can still have it delivered tomorrow if you choose Saturday delivery for $8.99 :) B&H Photo also has it in ..READ MORE..
The Samsung NX300..my thoughts and a Guest User Report! 1st up… The Samsung NX300, my thoughts, a continued 1st look by Steve Huff I have had a Samsung NX300 with me for a while now. 1st with the 18-55 OIS Kit Lens and then a 30mm f/2 lens was sent to me by Samsung. They ..READ MORE..
According to 4/3 Rumors, the new Panasonic GX7 is hitting in August and if this is correct, it is a beauty! This would also mean that Panasonic is finally playing catch up to Olympus who has been dominating the Micro 4/3 body sales with their OM-D and PEN line. The reported and rumored GX7 looks ..READ MORE..
Using The Hasselblad X-Pan by Brett Price Hey Steve, I recently purchased a Hasselblad Xpan with the 45mm f4 lens and I thought I’d share some of my thoughts on it for your website. Thanks again for making a site where people can do this. In light of their recent (laughable) offerings as a company ..READ MORE..