The Friday Film: A Look Back at a Classic! The Leica CM Zoom. By Steve Huff Yea! The Friday film is back for today, March 4th 2011! It’s been a while since I shot film and I have to say I missed it! A few months ago I had some extreme financial issues and had ..READ MORE..
Here you go, a black used Leica M9 for $6199, 9 condition, in box! CLICK HERE To grab it! I’m out today shooting with a little Leica CM film camera and hope to have the review up in the next day or two! Anyway, let’s see how long this M9 lasts!
The RICOH Compact Digital Camera GXR has been awarded the international “iF product design award 2011” Gold Award TOKYO, March 2, 2011—The compact digital camera GXR produced by RICOH (president and CEO: Shiro Kondo) has been awarded the specially selected “Gold Award” in the “iF product design award 2011” competition which recognizes international design excellence. ..READ MORE..
Photographing With What You Have Got… I have been lucky enough to get some really big shoots lately. Some of the celebrities that I have photographed have had too many photo shoots to count, so I always ask myself what can I do with my camera to make them want me there instead of someone ..READ MORE..
THE WINNERS HAVE BEEN CHOSEN IN THE LEICA M9 CONTEST! Heidi Klum and Rankin have looked over the top 15 that I e-mailed to them and picked not only the grand prize winner of the M9 but the 2nd place winner of the Leica V-Lux 20. They also picked a third place winner and Seal ..READ MORE..
Hi, I’m here the first time. The name is Gerd, living in Germany between Hannover and Frankfurt, I am physician and started taking pictures at age 16 (with Dad’s Olympus OM 1 and the great XA). About 15 years ago during a visit at the local photo dealer an old man (another customer, I suppose, ..READ MORE..
The Voigtlander 25mm f/0.95 Lens review for Micro 4/3 by David Babsky The 25mm Voigtländer f0.95 lens for micro-four-thirds cameras: is this the perfect low-light, beautiful bokeh, ‘dream’ lens for Olympus and Panasonic owners? Erm, sort of. 1 – It’s a manual focus lens. Leica owners will be used to that. Everyone else uses auto ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I was out with my son yesterday afternoon. Kind of a dull day, lots of fog, coldish, wet. Mommy was home with a stomach bug so the two boys made sure the small town of Zug wasn’t save for a few hours. I was running after him (he is 4 and on his ..READ MORE..
I know, I know…another X1 post! With all of the excitement of the upcoming Fuji X100 I am preparing for the showdown between it and the camera it is taking aim at, the Leica X1. I have high hopes for the Fuji X100 but as I sit here looking at the samples posted online so ..READ MORE..
The Fuji X100 is getting closer to being in the hands of shooters worldwide. My ears have heard shipments as early as March 7th, or at least the week of the 7th. I have one on pre-order and have been told I will be getting one of the first available so I can not wait ..READ MORE..
From Steve: TGIF! Here are two photos that were entered into the M9 contest that were in my top 20 folder. I thought the portrait was so good it should at least be in a daily inspiration so I asked Francesco if I could post them today and he said was happy to share them. ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, Just thought I’d send off a few pics from a recent visit to Istanbul with M9, the first with my Summicron 35mm f2.0 and the second two with my favourite lens, the trusty Voigt 50 f1.1. I hope they make the cut! The full set can be found here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/willstorr/sets/72157625978437129/ Keep up the excellent ..READ MORE..
LOOKS LIKE IT WAS SOLD WITHIN 30 MINUTES! WOW! BUT THEY NOW HAVE ONE AT $4994! This one must be used or marked. Best to call them at 1-800-956-9132 to ask about it 1st! Looks like they sold the 2nd one within 5 minutes! WOWZERS! Was browsing the Leica M body section at Collectible Camera website ..READ MORE..
I’m a sucker for apps on the Iphone that turn your cel phone photos into funky, lo-fi classic images. I downloaded them all and while they are usually fun for a while they seem to grow old really quick. Maybe it is due to being a phone app or maybe it is because it’s just ..READ MORE..
Are you guys ready to see who the winner is in the M9 contest? I know at least 15 of you are ready for the announcement! Ha ha… ALL 15 of the top entrants are being looked over THIS week by Heidi Klum and Rankin. The winner could come at any time but no later than ..READ MORE..