Finally, I Added My Portfolio Pages! Just a note to let everyone know that I added some galleries of my work on the site today. You can find them under the “About” tab above. I added the Seal 2011 Tour Gallery, The Rural Landscape Gallery, and a Street Gallery. I always get asked where I ..READ MORE..
Re-Visiting the Leica 50 Summitar lens on the M9 By Steve Huff With all of the Fuji X100 craziness lately I decided to switch it up and dust off the old Leica M9 :) Ahhh, feels good! Are you one of those Leica shooters that CRAVE that creamy classic Leica look but there is no ..READ MORE..
(MORE X100! Feels like X100 mania around here lately! But here is yet ANOTHER user report on the hottest camera of the year SO FAR- Steve) A word or two on the Fuji FinePix X100 camera from a repentant skeptic by Greg Shanta I used to be somewhat skeptical about the Fuji X100 ever since ..READ MORE..
OK guys, here you go! Decided that since the Fuji X100 has been so popular, and because I get so many e-mails on it asking me about the “quirks” that I would write up a list of the top 7 complaints on the camera (from users and reviews, not necessarily ME), and what I do ..READ MORE..
The Forums Are Going To Get A Major Improvement SOON! It’s Tuesday, a perfect day for a news update. I will start off with the forums on this site, which were just started 6 months ago. Since then, there have been 5600 of you who registered to the site, which is awesome! Almost 1,000 per month. ..READ MORE..
Different Lights, Different Lens By Hao Hen Chen Both myself and my wife are avid photographers. We travel, wherever and whenever possible, to photograph and experience culture around the world at least once every year. This time round, we decided we would want to go to Istanbul and Santorini. The challenge has been always to ..READ MORE..
Just found out today that Noktor, the company that started out with a bang over a year ago has decided to close its doors for good. When they started they took the photo community by storm with the announcement of the 50mm f/0.95 lens for micro 4/3 mount. This was a rebranded CCTV lens that ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’m a daily reader of your site. I love the articles, daily inspirations & reviews! Last November, after reading an article on your site, I ditched my Canon DSLR & Lenses for a Sony NEX-3. An M9 would have been ideal, but I have more of a Sony budget rather than a Leica ..READ MORE..
With all of this talk of workshops, Leica cameras and even Fuji cameras I just wanted to update the status on the upcoming Seattle Meetup/Workshop on July 23rd and 24th. Ashwin Rao and I have been getting the schedule of events down over these past two weeks. This meetup is going to be an AWESOME ..READ MORE..
For Immediate Release LEICA CAMERA ANNOUNCES LEICA AKADEMIE’S NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT Leica will host experiential workshops in 16 North American cities Allendale, NJ (May 2, 2011) – Leica Camera, Inc. announces the North American debut of the world- renowned Leica Akademie, bringing experiential programming to 16 cities through the initial 25 workshops starting on July ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Attached is a pic for your consideration for your Daily Inspiration posts. I took it in Austin, Texas, when we were on holiday there. Maybe fittingly, it was taken the day after I heard Elliott Erwitt speak on the local university campus. My daughter, Emily, loves dancing and music. She saw the fiddler ..READ MORE..
Look what I got today! A nice red Artisan and Artist strap and a mini classic soft release to fit to my X100. For about $100 total it has transformed the look of the camera and now screams out “Im An Expensive Camera, STEAL ME!” Lol. I love the cloth straps from Artisan & Artist ..READ MORE..
Is the Yashica Electro the best deal in rangefinder photography? by Ricky Opaterny Eight years ago, I shot with a Leica for the first time and immediately found the experience to be photographically unparalleled. Although I longed for an M7, my budget at the time could only accommodate a used R body, an old ..READ MORE..
Just saw some used Leica deals for those who are in need of a Leica fix without spending full retail prices! Looks like someone traded in an X1 for an X100 – maybe…Here is a grey/black X1 for $1599 in 9+ condition, which is as new. Also, this is RARE! A Leica Digilux ..READ MORE..