Rio Brazil! What a great place for street photography! It’s sunny, it’s hot, it’s humid and it’s gorgeous! The beach, the sand, the drinks and the cool atmosphere make this stop my personal favorite place so far. Before we hit Rio I was told by SEVERAL people that it would be dangerous for me to ..READ MORE..
Seal in Sao Paulo Brazil – March 17th 2011 Shot with the Leica M9 and 28 Elmarit, 50 Summicron, 50 Noctilux, 90 Summarit **I started writing this 14 hours ago and just now was able to post it..I am now in Rio!!** I have 30 minutes before I have to head down to the lobby ..READ MORE..
Getting ready to shoot the Seal show in Sao Paulo tonight but wanted to post this quick article before I left for the night. I get so many e-mails from the readers here asking about focus issues with their M8 or M9 cameras. Some swear to me that they are focusing correctly but that there ..READ MORE..
Traveling with the Leica M9 By Patrick Conaty Hey Steve, I recently went on an epic journey through Thailand, Vietnam, Japan and Hawaii. I thought it’d be fun to share some of my favorite shots from the trip as well as talk a bit about the process and experience in taking them. I’m a Vancouver ..READ MORE..
Holy S*%T am I tired. It is 2:36AM and I have to wake up in 4 hours to go pick up my Visa so I can get into Brazil tomorrow! Crazy crazy crazy but hey, it’s all an adventure right? Today was a LONG day and when I arrived to the arena to shoot tonights ..READ MORE..
March 13th – Seal Tour – Buenos Aires Argentina – Day 3 – OFF DAY Yesterday was a day off for the Seal tour in Buenos Aires Argentina so I spent the day with the band walking around the areas near the hotel. We walked past what seemed like miles of street vendors and crowds ..READ MORE..
From Fuji today… PRESS RELEASE: Press statement following recent earthquake and tsunami in Northern Japan 14 March 2011 — Following the recent earthquake and tsunami in Northern Japan Fujifilm can confirm that its Taiwa-Cho factory, 20 miles from Sendai city, has been affected. Fortunately, none of the workers at the Taiwa-Cho factory are reported injured ..READ MORE..
It’s 2:19 AM and I am in my hotel room going over images I shot tonight at the 1st show of the Seal South American tour in Buenos Aires Argentina. As most of you already know, I am on the road with Seal for the next 3 weeks. There will be 10 or 11 ..READ MORE..
I made it to Buenos Aires Argentina! 1st show tonight! Saturday, March 12th 2011 – 11AM – After 15 hours of flights and airports I made it to Buenos Aires Argentina in one piece :) Took a nap, had a nice hot shower and have been chilling out in my hotel room watching TV and ..READ MORE..
Steve Inspired by what I have read on your site, a few months ago I did something I had not done in 10 years since I bought my 1st digital camera (a Kodak DC4800)– I bought and shot a roll of film. It was like I had stepped back in time – slightly strange – but ..READ MORE..
Disappointment at Dealey Plaza By Donald Barnat I have to admit to being a pretty cocky photographer. What I mean by that is that if I’m pleased with the images that I make, I’m not particular vulnerable to the negative criticism of others and that includes photographers. Of course, I don’t always make myself happy. And ..READ MORE..
From Steve: Today I wanted to post this nice little guest post by a photographer that I have been a fan of for years. Peter has a charming way of capturing life’s moments that can make you smile, make you think and other times make you cry. He posted some before for us and he has ..READ MORE..
I’ve been busy organizing and packing! Lots of you have asked me to list what I am packing for the Seal tour this week so I decided to post my list! I will be out for three weeks with one goal in mind..kick ass photography with my Leica gear! Well, I am actually packing a ..READ MORE..
I just crossed day 600 of my PAD project, so I figured I’d send you some photos for Daily Inspiration :) All with M8 and either the Zeiss 35 f/2 Biogon or Voigtlander f/1.5 Nokton. Exception is “Rays of Light”… that was with GH2 + Leica 50 f/2 Summitar. Hope you enjoy! Amy Her website: dangrabbit.com ..READ MORE..
Let us all welcome Ken Hansen as a site sponsor! OK, all of my site sponsorships have been filled up! Today I proudly welcome Ken Hansen, Leica dealer extraordinaire to the list of those who support this site. There are many choices out there in Leica land but my dealers of choice has always been ..READ MORE..