The Olympus OM-D E-M1 VS the rest of the industry by William Rappard Photo gear biography: from Oly to Nikon I have no real analog background, since I began “serious” photography only in early 2007 with an Olympus E-500 DSLR, Zuiko 14-54/2.8-3.5 (great lens) and a Sigma 55-200/3.5-5.6. Image quality from the sensor (8mp Kodak CCD) ..READ MORE..
Last Chance for Christmas Delivery! Buy your last minute gifts now! Just a note to let you all know that B&H Photo has a deadline approaching for Christmas delivery! Order today and you can still get your item by Christmas Eve! To top it off, they are giving FREE 2nd day delivery so free shipping ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve! Looking back at 2013 as so many people are doing right now, I did a Top 12 of my 2013 photos i put up on Flickr and which got the most attention: http://www.flickr.com/photos/feiningers-cat/sets/72157638601993643/ Anyway, the interesting thing is that this year I was getting featured on Flickr Explore three times which was new to ..READ MORE..
The Valley of Fire Workshop! February 21st-24th 2014 We are now SOLD OUT and this is with extending the group to 14! That means I sleep on the couch! OK! With all of these new cameras released and now in the hands of all of YOU what better than to join me on a cool ..READ MORE..
An Autumn tour in Northern Xinjiang with my Leica M9P, Leica MP and Ricoh GR by Wilson Chong For the Han Chinese, Xinjiang used to be called the Western Frontier during the Han Dynasty. It was not until the Qing Dynasty (Manchu) renamed it as Xinjiang (the new frontier). Xinjiang has been and always will ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Actually I was not planning to send you anything on inspiration. Recently I`m looking for some myself. But is was the recent post from Josh which made me change my mind. Indeed, wasting time sitting at the computer, fiddling with our huge raw files, searching for the best look of our shots… I ..READ MORE..
The A7r VS. the D800 Andrew Paquette – his website is HERE My Nikon D800 with Nikkor 35mm 1.4G side-by-side with my new A7r mounted with a Leica Summilux 35mm 1.4 ASPH lens. Quite a size difference for two cameras that are so equal in other ways! I have been wanting a Leica M240 or ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, My name is Ivo Ebel, from Serbia. I am a Power System engineer, worked in few countries, hobby photographer. All 3 photos are made with Fuji X100 (not S). Polarizing filter (not circular as it would probably make problems). Exif info is in the photos. I very much loved my stay in Georgia, ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’m an Economics student and part of my passion and education focuses on the plight of ethnic cultures caught in the middle of preserving their traditions and modernizing along. And so, I spent time with a tribe in Ethiopia and stayed with them for a week essentially exploring their culture and photographing them. ..READ MORE..
I welcome my son Brandon Huff to the site! Man how time flies! When I started this site 5 years ago my son was 12 and while he was into taking pictures he was not ready for a job :) Now that he is half way to 18 I figured I could put him to ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve First of all, let me congratulate you for your website. My name is Emmanuel, I’m 42 and I live in France. I love taking pictures for quite a long time now. My gear is at the moment : – Sony RX100 (First one) – Fuji X100 (not the S) – Lumix GX7 with ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE NEW: The SLR Magic 17mm T1.6 SLR Magic expands its micro four thirds lineup with new wide angle lens Hong Kong, China (December 13, 2013) – SLR Magic expands the micro four thirds lens lineup with the new SLR Magic 17mm T1.6 wide angle lens. With this latest addition, the portfolio of lenses ..READ MORE..
Friday Film II: Contax TVS III plus Rollei Retro 80s and Rollei CR200 by Ibraar Hussain The Contax TVS III was one of the last Film camera’s to be released by Kyocera/Contax before the demise of this legendary iconic brand, and was a beautifully made, wonderful looking compact boutique camera in the design mould of the ..READ MORE..
Friday Film: One lens, One roll by Ibraar Hussain Hi Steve, It’s been a good year, 2013 has almost rushed past and Christmas is on its way now, so need to get the shopping done and make do the preparations! :) I’ve been out and about and have thoroughly enjoyed my (limited) photography this past ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve! I know the x100 is old news, but I still wanted to send in some photos. I actually stopped shooting digital for a while because I was so tired of post processing. To be honest, I hate post processing as much as I hate developing film and scanning it. I remember reading in ..READ MORE..