Hi Steve glad to see your site is going from strength to strength, it’s becoming legendary – I did a personal handover in London of a lens I sold on eBay and the buyer asked me if I was the Steve Richards who’d posted on Steve Huff – ego boost all round!! Anyway my last ..READ MORE..
The Nikon 32mm f/1.2 Lens is a Bargain* *in the 1 system world! By Joe Marquez – His website is HERE The Nikon 32 1.2 is available at Amazon HERE or B&H Photo HERE. *Amazon & B&H have the Silver version in stock now. For the past couple of weeks I’ve been shooting with Nikon’s ..READ MORE..
Used Deals! I was browsing the B&H Photo and PopFlash site today and noticed a slew of used gear, some old, some new-ish and some interesting pieces. Below are descriptions and direct links, maybe you will see something you like. :) There are new used items going up in the Buy and Sell forum daily ..READ MORE..
User Report: The Nikon V1 as a run-and-gun video camera By Ivan Lietaert I’m an amateur documentary/film maker. I run a passion project about the World War One cemeteries here in Flanders (Belgium) in the Ypres region, where I live. (Vimeo channel). I am also part of a small group of local videographers and we ..READ MORE..
The Great Shootout – LEICA M240, NIKON D800, Sony NEX 7 By Jim Hale More posts coming today but to start it off I thought some of you may find this interesting. Jim Hale sent me a video he made comparing three cameras in a very “non scientific” test. Enjoy! Jim also made a very ..READ MORE..
2,080 posts later, this blog is still growing strong! Some stats… Hope everyone is having a great weekend! I was doing some site maintanance today when I decided to look at some stats. I usually only check out stats every week or two, and usually just for the previous few days. It has been a ..READ MORE..
The winner has been announced in the I-SHOT-IT.com photo competition where this time around the prize was over $20,000 along with a Leica Monochrom camera. You can see the results here and as you can see, there are many INCREDIBLE photos in this group of winners. The winning photo is well worthy of the prize ..READ MORE..
We march to a different drummer By John Shingleton Many months ago I made a resolution not to waste any more time reading the comments on photoblogs/websites and forums as so many are negative in tone. My resolve broke during a long stopover at Dubai airport last month as to pass time I started reading ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’ve been following your blog for some time and really appreciate all the great info you have on there. It’s been very helpful for me in the past and I’m sure will be in the future too. I discovered you whilst searching for rumours and reviews about the latest in Mirrorless cameras. Ending ..READ MORE..
Question? Does the Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 work on the M 240? A question I get often is: Does the Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 still show color shift on the Leica M 240? The answer to that is a big fat yes, it will show color shift, but I feel the lens is worth it if you ..READ MORE..
Camera Craziness! Why it really doesn’t matter because it is all about YOU! Man of man oh man! It seems that in the 1st half of 2013 we have had some pretty cool camera releases already and all of these cameras are causing all kinds of controversies in the world of the internet. Cameras like ..READ MORE..
The Big One: Sony RX1R vs Sony RX1 vs Leica M 240 with 35 Zeiss Biogon. Below is a 4 camera comparison. The Sony RX1, Sony RX1R, Leica M 240 with 35 Zeiss Biogon and just for fun, and Olympus E-P5 with 17 1.8 at f/8. All lenses were shot on a tripod at f/8 ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I have been following you since the earliest era of Leica M9 and following your truly inspirational “Daily Inspiration’s pages”. Since my last post about my transition of using OMD-EM5 in your Daily Inspiration, last year in November 2012 and once again you have influenced me to get SONY RX1 as my additional kit. Although ..READ MORE..
Why the Leica M type 240 works for the general enthusiast! By Gage Caudell Steve, I’ve posted here in the past and visit your site daily. Thanks for creating this wonderful site for all of us too enjoy! I have been fortunate to have received my Leica M240 when the first batch was released. For ..READ MORE..