Hello Steve, Since a little while I almost daily visit your website as I think give very good reviews and tips! I also saw the “Daily Inspiration” topic and thought “well, why not”, haha. I am a third year student photographer in Rotterdam. Currently I have an internship at Jeroen Toirkens with Jiri Buller and Chris ..READ MORE..
Leica Store Los Angeles Grand Opening this Month! My invite to the big opening of the Leica flagship store in Los Angeles has arrived and the store is celebrating the Grand Opening in true Leica style with gallery exhibits, artwork and the unveiling of a brand new special edition camera. Hmm. Wonder what that special ..READ MORE..
THIS HAS BEEN SOLD! Anyone who is looking for an M 240 can snag up a factory refurb from site sponsor “The Pro Shop”. They informed me that they have ONE M 240 available at $6495. This is a refurb with a 1 year full warranty from Leica. Best bet would be to call them ..READ MORE..
The Canon 50mm f/0.95 “Dream Lens” – An amazing dreamy classic 50mm on the M 240 Imagine a 50mm f/0.95 lens for your Leica M that is not as front heavy as the Leica Noctilux f/0.95 nor as expensive but yet is able to put out beautiful and some would say, even more artistic results. ..READ MORE..
SLR Magic 35mm f/1.4: Is it Magical? a mixed bag of tricks, with an outstanding prestige… by Amy Medina Since I’ve been considering buying the new SLR Magic 23mm f/1.7 for my Fuji XE1, Steve was kind enough to lend me his 35mm f/1.4 to try out for a week or so to see how ..READ MORE..
OK, Fuji has announced some savings on the Fuji X line of cameras and lenses. Get these deals below: $200 off on the Fuji X PRO 1 body at B&H Photo, Amazon or PopFlash.com $200 off on the Fuji X-E1 body at B&H Photo, Amazon or PopFlash.com $200 off on the Fuji X-E1 with 18-55mm lens ..READ MORE..
I’m back! Some Leica M 240 pics from my trip! My full M 240 review is here I am back! But some of you had no idea I was gone all of last week because through the magic of blogging I had several posts all set to go live each and every day last week. ..READ MORE..
Friday Film Part 2: Olympus OM-1 by Sharjeel Javaid Hello Steve It’s no surprise that photography has become a mainstream affair, everyone wants to be a photographer of some sort. And the most mainstream type of photography appears to be street photography. It’s almost like playing guitar in a band, so of-course every kid wants ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Here’s my Daily Inspiration Submission, but before I get started I have to say thanks for your excellent reviews. If it wasn’t for you I wouldn’t have found out about the ThinkTank Mirrorless Mover 20. I was in the market for a smaller bag for my OMD-EM5 and 45mm f1.8 lens. So I ..READ MORE..
Friday Film! The Voigtlander Ultron 35mm f1.7 Aspherical: The secret little gem by Mattia Giovanni Hi Steve, Thank you for your great work of divulgation about photography! My adventure with range finders began unexpectedly in a beautiful autumn sunny day of the 2009. I was exploring an interesting flea market, when I saw an old ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve… First, let me introduce myself. My name is Danny from Jakarta, Indonesia. Love traveling, wandering and taking pictures. I’ve been following your website for about 1.5 years now, and i think it’s your site who really introduce me to the quality of compact system camera. I was a DSLR user before, and like many ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: A Sony RX1 Review by Michael Osei-Ampadu Actually I promised Steve this review for February already (it was 90% done by then) but I had some urgencies distracting me. Anyways – I had more to time to use the RX1 and some more to add. Some background I’ve always wanted a Leica for ..READ MORE..
Leica M6 vs. M9 VSCO film emulation comparison by Ben Miller (from Steve: I did my own M6 vs M9 comparison a long while back and you can see my results HERE. Thanks to Ben we have another fun comparison to look at. At the end of the day we can always see a difference ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Nikkor 6.7-13 VR lens review by Steven Norquist Hi Steve, I read your review of the V1 about a month ago just before my birthday and your review was so interesting that I decided “what the hell” and I bought a V1 on Amazon with the 10-30mm lens before they were all ..READ MORE..
Three Months in South East Asia with a Leica M6 and the Fuji X100 By Brendan Gara Hi Steve, I’ve been following your website for quite a while now. We (my wife and I) recently got back from a three-month trip traveling through Vietnam, Laos and Thailand where I used my M6 and a Fuji ..READ MORE..