Tokyo, Tokyo, home of Moriyama and Nakahiri, deep blacks and stark whites, grainy, blurred, shocking contrasts over a quirky but sensual rhythm . By Colin Steel – His web site is HERE Tokyo has long-held a strange magnetism for me but it has been a long and uncomfortable path to even get to the beginning ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I’ve been reading your blog for a while and I really like the diversity and fresh ideas it offers! I just made a trip to Cuba this February with freshly arrived Sony A7. I had the kit lens plus some Voigtländer primes I mainly use with my Leica M6. In recent years I’ve ..READ MORE..
The Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 on the Sony A7r: my considerations and experiences (so far) by Dirk De Paepe A contradiction? Putting the largest and heaviest lens on the smallest and lightest body… doesn’t seem to be the smartest move, does it?! Indeed, no other FF lens of standard focus length weighs more and is bigger ..READ MORE..
A Year with the Fuji X20 article By James Beinke Hi Steve and Brandon, I’ve been using a Fuji X20 camera for about a year and thought some of your readers might like to hear of my experience with it. We have lots of cameras at our house. I’m 79 years old so the oldest ..READ MORE..
Save $5000 on a Leica S (Typ 006) Camera! You can take advantage of this deal at any Leica dealer as far as I am aware, including B&H Photo, PopFlash.com, Ken Hansen, The Pro Shop or Leica Store Miami… From the Leica Store Miami’s Website: “As part of its centennial celebrations, “100 Years of Leica ..READ MORE..
Sony RX100: The Ultimate Everyday Family Camera By Jonathan Acierto Hello Steve, I’m a hobbyist photographer, DSLR owner, and a father of 2 toddlers. Ever since 2008, when I got my first DSLR (Canon Rebel XT), I’ve been looking for a pocket camera that would be a good everyday camera to substitute for the DSLR. ..READ MORE..
Dear Brandon and Steve, Thank you as always for this beautiful site. Street photography is universal, but some cities are more photogenic. I love my home in Denver, but there isn’t anything quite like New York City. I took a week and a half to explore the city with the original Leica Monochrom aka my ..READ MORE..
Year of the Alpha – 52 Weeks of Sony Alpha Photography by Toni Ahvenainen Introduction My name is Toni Ahvenainen and I am a 37 years old photography enthusiast who works as a graphics and web designer in Finland. I bought my first own digital camera, Sony Nex-5N, about two years ago and was immediately ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon! My name is Vincent, I’m french, and a daily follower of your blog, which is very inspiring for me, and show us that it’s not necessary to have big material to make big pictures, which is really decomplexing ! I wanted to share some pictures I did in Corsica, french island in the Mediterranean ..READ MORE..
Seven years with one camera By Amirali Joorabchi Hi steve , hi everybody! I’m AmirAli , a reader of this awesome blog for about two years. I’m 23 , live in Tehran. I do painting and photography as an enthusiast. I started photography when I was 14-15. As a gift my family bought me a ..READ MORE..
The new Sony A7s brings amazing high ISO, 4K video and crazy creative possibilities! So I have been busy all weekend with some travel (so am a couple of hours late with this) but MAN OH MAN did Sony just KILL it with the latest announcement. The new SONY A7s which will be a full ..READ MORE..
Hello Brandon, First of all, let me stress that I am French and am really sorry for any mistake or mispell. I have been following the site for a time now and it has certainly shaped the way I approach photography. I love the daily inspiration slot, as it is a daily dose of stimulation ..READ MORE..
A photographic journey through New Zealand by Cuno von Hahn Māori: Aotearoa – New Zealand The beauty and grandeur of New Zealand has captured the imagination of movie-maker and photographer in the past years, and the country is a dream destination for many around the world. It is a land of majestic snow-capped peaks, pristine ..READ MORE..
Beijing Fashion Week with Fuji XE-1 and XF 55-200 By Paolo Mercado Hi Steve, Brandon, I’ve been a follower of your site for about 3 years now but have only shared now. I am an occasional-but-passionate photographer. I normally take with film on a Leica MP or M7. I love my Leicas and may one ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon! Taking pictures at concerts combines two passions of mine and furthermore, it’s very time efficient! Due to other time-consuming activities I don’t shoot as much as I’d like to so I try to take my camera with me whenever this is possible. You are somewhat limited with a camera like the M8, but ..READ MORE..