Daily Inspiration #390 by Jim Zafrani – The Olympus BCL-15mm f/8 “Body Cap” Steve, I am a long time reader and have you to thank for introducing me to the MFT camera systems. Prior to reading your blog, I always carried with me my camera backpack full of Canon equipment (I shot mainly landscape). MY ..READ MORE..
Using the Hasselblad 200 FC/M for Street Photography by Jerry Bei “UFO” Kodak Ektar 100 Hi Steve: I am a street photographer based in Sydney and I have a strong passion for photography in general. I used the Leica M9 and MP as my main tools for street photography in the past couple of years ..READ MORE..
The Olympus OM-D E-M5 – One year on. By Neil Buchan-Grant Hi Steve, It was last August when I told your readers how little use my Leica M9 was getting since I bought the Olympus OMD-EM5 in March. I have now had nearly a year with the OMD and I thought I’d fill you in ..READ MORE..
New Firmware for the Fuji X-E1 and 35 1.4 Lens! Seems I was not the only one who admitted there were AF issues with the 35 1.4 lens on the X-E1. Fuji has released new firmware for the X-E1 and 35 1.4 today that does a few things but the one that caught my eye ..READ MORE..
The SLR Magic 35 T 1.4 Lens on the Fuji X-E1 by Steve Huff SLR Magic. Fuji. One new brand on the scene with some new and different but very cool lenses and the other a well-known and respected brand who has been kicking some serious booty these last 2-3 years with a comeback of ..READ MORE..
Leica M9 – Fashion Photographer by Andy Lee Hi Steve, I’d like to share with you some of my work as a fashion and beauty photographer, and how I transitioned to shooting with a digital Leica M camera. Most photographers are surprised when I tell them I shoot with a Leica M9 for fashion and ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I wanted to submit a few of my favorites from a recent trip to India. I came across your site while researching an upgrade to my Panasonic travel zoom. It had served me well for four years but I was looking for more flexibility and control over the images. I love travel photography ..READ MORE..
The Metabones Speed Booster adapter: A COLUMBUS EGG by Daniele Cametti Aspri Daniele Cametti Aspri – Website is HERE, Flickr is HERE Some days ago, reading a blog on the net my attention was captured by an advertisement on a new Metabones adapter for Fuji Film/Leica R: the Speed Booster. I’m an happy Fuji film ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Seeing Hong Kong in Black & White with SLR Magic Hyperprime 35mm T0.95 Cine Lens with Fujifilm X Pro 1 By Wilson Chong I would like to take this opportunity to thank Andrew Chan of SLR Magic to lend me the Prototype SLR Magic Hyperprime 35mm T0.95 Cine Lens in M Mount for ..READ MORE..
The Olympus 17 1.8 Lens Review by Steve Huff Another home run for Olympus with their 35mm equivalent lens Hello again to all! It is time once again for me to sit down and write for a few hours as I tell you all about my experience with the Olympus 17 1.8 Lens for ..READ MORE..
Site Sponsors that keep this site going, I thank them all! Plus some Leica used deals… It is no secret that in the past few months that Leica gear has been in stock at most dealers in the USA. Just about any lens or camera you want (besides the Monochrom and new M) are available ..READ MORE..
My first shots and impressions of the Fujifilm FinePix X100. By Lee Craker – His website is HERE, his BLOG is HERE and his Flickr is HERE Yes, the X100 is still a valid choice in a compact mirrorless camera that will not break the bank. Thanks to Lee for writing about his experience with the ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I picked up the X-E1 with it’s 18-55mm in Tokyo last month and I have to say this is one fun and surprisingly intuitive little camera, so much easier to pick up and use than the X100 it replaced. The attached photos are all taken in Paris last week with the X-E1 and ..READ MORE..
Dear Mr. Huff, Please find attached a few images meant for the Daily Inspiration, a fantastic way in my opinion to keep a fresh view on photography. At first I’d like to thank you for the massive amount of time you must be spending to maintain this website and its related contents. The reason I ..READ MORE..
Last chance for the Nikon V1 closeout deals… B&H Photo must have had loads of Nikon V1 stock as they have been clearing them out for the last couple of months now. Last time I wrote about this deal I purchased one myself to give to my Son as part of his Christmas gift. He ..READ MORE..