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..
Hi Steve! How’s things? Greetings from sunny Sydney! It’s been a pleasure reading your site on and off, taking in various reviews of the latest and greatest in camera technology – I’m always curious to see what’s out there and you always seem to have a review appear just at the right time! It’s always ..READ MORE..
Just for fun: Sensor sizes compared for Bokeh – Small, Medium and Large This is a “just for fun” post. I used to do these kind of things all the time not because they are really extremely useful, but because there are some readers out there who are absolute newbies (been getting lots of e-mail ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Samsung NX200 Camera Review by Vlad Dodan – His blog can be seen HERE - I have been reviewing Samsung NX 200 for the past two weeks already and now I have the time to post this on-line for everybody to see. Today’s review is based on the actual presentation that I did ..READ MORE..
LEICA CAMERA PRESS RELEASE NEW ONLINE PORTAL FOR LEICA S PHOTOGRAPHERS Solms, Germany (November 30, 2011) - In collaboration with Leica Camera AG, LFI Photographie GmbH presents a new online portal for the Leica S-System, www.S-League.net. The website illustrates the wide range of photographic opportunities covered by the Leica S-System and provides a platform for photographers to ..READ MORE..
Just found this smokin’ “deal” on a used but mint Leica 35 Summilux ASPH over at popflash.com . It is 6-bit coded and in the box. Figured I would post about it because there are so many of you looking for this lens, and the price is actually good for this lens. It is odd to ..READ MORE..
The LYTRO Camera, 11 megarays of fun – What are YOUR thoughts? So this little Lytro camera is now available to pre-order on Lytro.com. This square tube like device made big news a few months back mainly for its ability to take a picture and give you the ability to focus your shot AFTER you ..READ MORE..
NEW Reviews that are coming soon! Sony 50 1.8, Nokton 35 1.2 II and more! THE SONY 50 1.8 E MOUNT LENS ON THE NEX-7 Currently working on and shooting with the NEX-7 and the Sony 50 1.8 lens and will post my thoughts on the lens VERY soon. At $299 it is ..READ MORE..
From Steve: On Saturday I posted part one of a guest report featuring many images with the Leica M9 and various lenses (see that HERE). Bjarke sent in this article and I splitted it in to two parts. Part one featured all Leica M9 shots, and part two, shown here, features shots with his medium ..READ MORE..