Novice experience on the OMD-EM5 – Light, Easy, Versatile and Quick By Jason McCosker Dear Steve, I thought I would share my thoughts on the existing gear and setup that I have come to love over the last 9 months. In fact all my gear and processing requirements have come from the real life experiences shared ..READ MORE..
A trip to Paris By Darwin Nercesian Hi Brandon and Steve, I love your site and I am a daily reader. I really appreciate your non biased outlook and real life approach. In the past few years I have transitioned from a really passionate amateur photographer (and gear head of course) to actually being able ..READ MORE..
Review of the Lomography Petzval 85mm Lens. By: Craig C. Houdeshell Discussion of the Petzval Lens The Petzval lens is a very old design going back to the beginning of photography. Petzval worked for Chevalier Lens Makers making lenses, improved upon and simplified the design. He eventually struck out on his own as a lens ..READ MORE..
Hey Brandon, Congrats on your new job! It’s wonderful to see a son helping his Father. My name is Steven Jermaine Jones and I do photography as a mental release. It relaxes me and I feel lost when I’m not shooting. It’s a passion through and through. Over this past year I have been fortunate ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve I had a huge dilemma, I own the Leica MM ( which I love) and on the other hand I was curious about the Leica M 240 ( I know how much you love her, and so does Thorsten Overgaard and many others). So on Wed Jan 8th my friend who owns the 240 ..READ MORE..
Sony NEX-7 Mega Package Deal Alert! Well it had to happen sooner or later! The NEX-7 is being cleared out at B&H Photo at a great price so for those of you who are not interested in going full frame with the new A7 and A7r, here is your chance to snag a great deal ..READ MORE..
A year with my father’s camera by Antoine Ringeard-Tordjeman Hi Steve, and fellow stevehuffphoto.com readers ! This site has been a great inspiration to me for a long time, especially the user-submitted pieces, so I thought I might share my own story. There was a Swiss watchmaker that had an ad saying you can never ..READ MORE..
Good morning Brandon, On the last day of 2013, in Midtown Manhattan, I walked the streets with my friend Katy Irwin to meet New Yorkers and ask them about 2013 and 2014. The name of the project was “New Year New York 2014” We took 35 portraits of New Yorkers. Katy has done an incredible work for the ..READ MORE..
Leica M-E, M 240 and Monichrom IN STOCK! Just for those of you still wanting either of these cameras, B&H Photo has ALL THREE of these in stock right now. I know many of the readers here have been waiting for the M-E as it offers a different look to the M 240 due to ..READ MORE..
OMG, I left my OM-D at home! I dropped my daughter at Liverpool Lime Street station at 10:00am a couple of days ago. It was a cold but beautifully bright morning. My wife had asked me to pick up a few things at a store which didn’t open until 11:00am so I decided to take ..READ MORE..
Precious Memories from Two Generations of Rolleiflex Shooters By Brad Husick My mother and father met when she was 13 years old. Using his Rolleiflex twin-reflex camera, my grandfather took lots of photos of her as she grew and eventually married my dad, whereupon my dad kept photographing her with his Rollei. My father passed ..READ MORE..
A quick look at the Voigtlander 28 2.8 and Nokton 58 1.4 on the Nikon Df So here I am again with another quick report on using the Nikon Df with manual lenses and yes, this is a super quick report as I only had the lenses for a VERY short time so did not ..READ MORE..
It’s all about Inspiration! By Sebastien Chort Hi Steve First I’d like to deliver a huge THANK YOU I’ve been working for a long time in the so-called “graphic/animation/movie industry” therefore I’ve been dealing with picture composition, lighting, framing for years. But I mainly spent my time behind my computer creating images in 3D for ..READ MORE..
Reportage in Peru with Leica by Daniel Maissan Dear Steve, Last time I mailed you for a guest blog, nearly a year ago, I was sending it from India. Thanks again for posting it. At this moment I’m working with a wonderful foundation in Peru. It’s a foundation that helps families with autistic children in ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon! Good to see you’re helping your father with his blog and taking over now a part of it. I thought following this “change” – how about something completly different too for the “daily inspiration”?! Therefore – find attached a stacked image of about 60 single frames made of the so called “Horsehead and ..READ MORE..