Hi Steve, I know lots of things about the new M Monochrom lately but I wanted to add and share some of my thoughts and images about shooting on the street with the MM. One thing I really noticed right away was the freeing ability to shoot on the streets at high ISOs. Not just ..READ MORE..
My favorite case for the iPhone 5, the Vaja Nuova Pelle FACT: The iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. This morning I have something a little different. I loooove my cases and accessories for my cameras and if you guys know me well, you know I love my iPhone cases as well. ..READ MORE..
Easter in Sicily with the New Fuji’s By Colin Steel (From Steve: Enjoy this superb article and photography from Colin Steel. Colin once again proves it is not about the gear at all..but about skill and vision. Thanks Colin! BTW, if anyone out there wants me to feature their own article or guest post or ..READ MORE..
SOLD OUT! One more seat left for the Palouse Road Trip! June 22nd-25th 2013! UPDATE: SOLD OUT! Hello and good morning to all! I will be back later with some cool posts today but for now, before I head out the door on this gorgeous Phoenix, AZ morning I wanted to let everyone know that ..READ MORE..
Fuji X100s IN STOCK at Amazon!!! But act fast! Hello to all! Was just browsing Amazon and noticed they are listing the X100s as IN STOCK but shipping in 1-2 days. This is from AMAZON not a third party so of course you can use your Prime membership if you have one for the free ..READ MORE..
One camera, one lens, one holiday. by Peter | Prosophos Hi Steve, Recently, I had the privilege of visiting the beautiful island of Barbados with my family, for two weeks, for a much needed break from the dreary Toronto winter. As most of your readers can probably relate to, I agonized for a long time ..READ MORE..
The Fuji X-20 vs the Leica D-Lux 5 by Rudiger Wolf Steve, For years I have searched for the perfect camera. Of course there is no single camera that fits that bill. But there are many good cameras. In September 2010, you reviewed the Leica DLUX 5 saying “The D-Lux 5 is a little powerhouse ..READ MORE..
Beauties of Nature Workshop Announcement June 7th-June 9th 2013 Hey guys, just want to give a heads up and shout out for a workshop that a couple of good friends of mine are putting on in June. In fact, this may be one of the coolest workshops (next to my Palouse adventure of course, lol) ..READ MORE..
A new look at the Zeiss 50mm C Sonnar T 1.5 Lens By Steve Huff Note: all images in this post were shot with the Zeiss Sonnar 1.5 ZM lens and the Leica M 240 except one image with the Monochrom (which was noted). You can click them for larger versions. A Beautiful Old Friend It was ..READ MORE..
Cheese is for Sandwiches by Amy Medina I’m notoriously bad at taking family photos. What I mean is that even though I always have a camera with me, and even though you’ll often find me contorted in the grass trying desperately to get the perfect shot of some obscure object, I don’t often think of ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, This is my second submission to your daily inspiration section – the first time was back in September 2011 after I returned from a trip to Iceland with my newly-acquired Leica M9. My Leica MM / Monochrom arrived in mid-December – the first one sold by the new Leica store in Soho, NY. ..READ MORE..
A new look at the Zeiss ZM 50mm Planar f/2 Lens This is not a lens review, just a refresher of a lens I reviewed a few years back. The Zeiss Planar has been with me for a few days via LenRentals.com and I have enjoyed it so much I had to write down some ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Two years with the Fuji X100 by Doug Barry-Martin NEW TOY – DAY ONE. Lets try black and white, high ISO and wide aperture. f2.8 1/90 sec EV -0.33 ISO 1600. Hi Steve, It is hard to believe that so long has passed since I first looked through the viewfinder of the then ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I have been a long time reader of your site (in fact you posted a photo of mine as Daily Inspiration Number 11 back in the day). Thanks for your time and passion you put into your site and the community you have built. With all the black and white images you have ..READ MORE..
Sylvester Stallones Leica M9 and 35 Summarit Lens (sort of) for sale.. Had a few e-mails informing of this e-bay auction for a Leica M9 used ONCE in the film “Expendables II” by Sylvester Stallone. I am posting this not because it comes with a manual signed by Stallone, but because with 1 day to ..READ MORE..