My final thoughts on the Panasonic GX1 vs E-P3 So I know some of you are waiting for my review of the Panasonic GX1. Ive had the camera for while now and have been shooting it daily, and shooting it next to my micro 4/3 fave, the Olympus E-P3. I posted the review from David ..READ MORE..
The BIG, the MIGHTY, the AMAZING Nikon D4 is announced! I was not even going to mention this here because I rarely talk about the big pro DSLR’s as it’s not really the type of camera that the readers here shoot with (well, the majority) but I have to say that todays announcement from ..READ MORE..
Another Open Letter to Leica By Ashwin Rao Hi Leica, It’s me again, Ashwin (from my last letter about a year back… I hope you had a chance to read it). Well, it’s that time of year to read the tea leaves of wish aloud on the interwebs, Thus, here I am again, thinking it’s ..READ MORE..
More Updates for the LA Workshop Jan 27, 28, 29th! This workshop is turning out to be the biggest yet! Two and a half days with 6 special guests and all kinds of activities. Read the full details at the workshop page HERE. I just added one more special guest for Sunday who will be ..READ MORE..
The new Fuji X-Pro 1 Details? Yep…FUJI IS IN THIS TO WIN IT! So it seems details of the new Fuji X-Pro 1 have been leaked, announced or whatever. UPDATE: LOOKS LIKE THIS IS THE REAL DEAL AFTER ALL and….there may be a 2nd camera being released by Fuji with a larger sensor…high end…more soon. ..READ MORE..
Question and Answer Wednesday – Your questions answered! A couple of years ago I used to publish a weekly Q&A post where I would answer some of the questions sent in by readers. With questions flooding my inbox every day, and many of them asking the same things, I figured I would bring this back ..READ MORE..
From Steve: Coming later today is another edition of “Q&A Wednesday” but for now I’d like to share with you some of the most inspirational images I have seen in a while. I have known Peter for years now and his images always go right to my heart and soul as he truly does capture ..READ MORE..
New Fuji Interchangeable Lens rangefinder style camera leaks… Fuji will be displaying and announcing its new X camera at this years CES next week. This one appears to be an APS-C (but no one is certain yet) and is sort of like a “pro” X100 with a new line of interchangeable lenses. If this has ..READ MORE..
Happy New Year! Updates and cool stuff…SLR Magic, Gizmon, LA Workshop updates and more! Hello to all! It’s Tuesday Jan 3rd and I just arrived home from a 4 day trip to COLD Chicago to spend New Years Eve with my girlfriend. I am now back in Phoenix to the warm sunny weather and my daily ..READ MORE..
Steve, Greetings!!! I am an avid fan of your website and look forward to viewing the Daily Inspirations and reading your hands-on Camera/Lens Reviews. With that being said, hopefully my submission to the Daily Inspiration qualifies. So with some time off from work for the Christmas/New Year’s holidays; I asked myself, “Self… What the hell ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I stumbled upon your site about half a year ago whilst reading up on Micro Four Thirds cameras. I’m now a regular and check out your site every morning before work! Anyway, I spent my Christmas over in Hanoi with my missus.. Prior to my trip I spent hours mulling over which camera ..READ MORE..
The Panasonic GX1: All the camera you will ever need? By David Babsky From Steve: This is NOT my review of the GX1. This is a user report from David Babsky. Figured you may enjoy it while I work on my review though by the time it is done we may end up with the ..READ MORE..
Panasonic GX1 vs Olympus E-P3 – Part 3 – RAW OK, here we are with part 3 of this continuing comparison between the new Panasonic GX1 and the Olympus E-P3. This time, after the difference in JPEGs by each camera yesterday where the GX1 tended to underexpose a little and the Oly overexposing a little ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve It’s great to see your website going from strength to strength over the past year, I’ve also read with interest your posts on more personal issues, this gives an insight in to the man, which in turn engages the reader on a personal level whereby we almost feel like we know you, I’m ..READ MORE..
Panasonic GX1 vs Olympus E-P3 – Part 2 – Out of Camera JPEGS, Color and AWB Continuing from yesterdays PART 1 with the high ISO testing between the Panasonic GX1 and Olympus E-P3, today we will take a look at out of camera JPEG quality as well as the color output from each camera. Also, ..READ MORE..