Hi Steve, I decided to mail you some photos for your Daily Inspiration piece. I’ve been into photography for about a year and a half now, and I’ve always gone for film over digital. I prefer the look of film, and I like the way the cameras don’t get in your way. My pride and ..READ MORE..
Seal Tour Rehearsals are OVER, it’s almost SHOWTIME! Sitting in my hotel room nearly 5000 miles away from home today and relaxing before the big night. I’m still in Tallinn getting prepared to shoot some photos and video at the kickoff Seal show tonight in Parnu, Estonia. It’s still strange to me that it is ..READ MORE..
Is the Leica Noctilux a good choice as an every day lens? Things to consider before making that purchase… By Steve Huff Over the past two years I have received at LEAST 100 e-mails asking me about the Leica Noctilux and if it would be a good choice as an ONLY lens for a Leica ..READ MORE..
Crazy Comparison! The Leica M9 with 35 Summicron vs the Fuji X100 By Steve Huff I have been getting emails for a few weeks now asking me to post some full size images from the Leica M9/35 Summicron vs the Fuji X100…side by side shots, same settings, etc. What some of you want to see ..READ MORE..
New Leica M9 Firmware is out now, but not anything major. Hello to all! I’m still in Tallin Estonia and my sleep schedule is all kinds of messed up! I’ve been in bed by 8PM and up by 3AM, and it is 10 hours later here than back home, but I am slowly acclimating to ..READ MORE..
A Photo Stroll in Tallinn Estonia with the X100 and M9 By Steve Huff What a crazy last couple of days.. I am now in Tallinn Estonia! I survived 26 hours of airports and air travel and then woke up this morning at 4 AM to head out and shoot in this lovely town. I ..READ MORE..
Today I welcome a new site sponsor, NOKTOR! Just recently SLR Magic has resurrected the Noktor brand and has re-released the 50 f/0.95 for the Micro 4/3 mount as well as the Sony NEX E-Mount! SLR Magic and Noktor have some exciting things planned for the near future so be sure to keep a lookout ..READ MORE..
Essex Young Farmers Annual Show – Leica M9 vs iPhone 4 – Your Hometown By Roy Strutt Hi Steve, Last Sunday the Essex Young Farmers annual show was held in Roxwell near Chelmsford in Essex (UK) close to our hometown. Young Farmers are a youth organisation across the UK with a powerful following of young ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, You are one of the main reasons I went broke, giving up almost all my dslr gear to switch to Leica :-) I’m a french journalist and teacher; photo has become my main hobby (I only write for my newspaper) for the last two years. I started with a pentax k10 with the basic ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Leica Lumix Melange + Noctilux 0.95 vs. 1.0 Comparison on mFT By Helge Hackbarth The exceptional picture composing options of bright prime lenses make them desireble especially for the MicroFourThirds camera system. 3D-Kraft demonstrates how a bright standard lens transforms into a fantastic portrait focal length and compares the qualities of the Leica ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, last September, I finished shooting images for a short film I was doing in Indonesia. After spending almost a year traveling around the islands on a motorbike, carrying a large Video camera, a Nikon D700 with 3 zoom lenses and a tripod with a pan head, I decided that I needed to take a «light» photographic vacation. ..READ MORE..
The Leica M9 Hammertone Special Edition? This has been a week of new cameras leaking out on to the internet and some new camera announcements. So what’s new? How about more Leica M9-P stuff? Well, the image above is a shot of a supposed M9 Hammertone special edition that will come with a 28 ..READ MORE..
Why shooting with just a 35mm lens WILL improve your photography. By Steve Huff I originally wrote this article to end my Fuji X100 camera review but decided to expand on it and publish it on its own. When the X100 and even the Leica X1 were announced and released, many people were complaining that ..READ MORE..
Nik Software: Snapseed for Ipad and Ipad 2 Nik Software, creator of the amazing SIlver Efex and Color Efex pro have released a very cool app called “Snapseed” for your Ipad and Ipad 2. Basically it is a simple image editing app that has some power behind it, even control points for specific area editing. ..READ MORE..
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