In Praise of Micro 4/3 and a Visit to Monet’s Garden By Richard Gilsig Hi Steve. I stumbled onto your site, about a year ago and it was your reviews that led me to choose M4/3 as my small travel system. Thank you very much. Love your Site. Please keep up the great work. About ..READ MORE..
Daily Inspiration #697 By Shane Wiebe Thanks Steve and Brandon for hosting this amazing site. I will start with the basics. My name is Shane Wiebe and I’m from Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada. I am a hobbyist and am constantly trying to scrape together funds for the elusive “next lens” that will complete my kit ..READ MORE..
Three lessons I have learned from shooting the streets. By Steve Huff Street Photography has enjoyed a huge resergance in recent years. With the many blogs writing about it, workshops showing others how to do it, and the constant barrage of street shooter hobbyists sharing their photos, street shooting has seemed to meld into all ..READ MORE..
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival on the Nikon D810 By Mark Seymour There’s an affinity between the storytelling style of documentary photography and the founding principle at the heart of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe; which is to be an open-access arts event that accommodates anyone with a story to tell. The freedom with which I shoot ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I had no interest in photography at all, until a few years ago the battery on my old P&S died and could not be replaced, so I started my homework looking for a camera that’s “a little more capable”, giving me a little bit more control for artistic creation … and that’s when ..READ MORE..
The Leica X Edition Moncler – limited to 1,500 pieces PRESS RELEASE: New York, New York (October 15th, 2014) — Leica Camera continues to celebrate 100 years of photography with the limited Leica X “Edition Moncler”. The new edition was designed in collaboration with Moncler and infuses both brand’s values of quality design and ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon and Steve, My name is Ahadi Bayu Tejo from Jakarta, Indonesia. I am a frequent reader of your site. Your site is very useful for me in developing my photography knowledge. I just switched from a DSLR user to micro 4/3. I enclose several pictures that I took during my first try of ..READ MORE..
Use any strap on your Leica T! New T Strap Lugs… Match Technical just released a couple of new items for the Leica T. First up is the new T Strap Lugs. As T owners know, the T comes with a proprietary system for connecting straps..only Leica straps. Many are not fans of the rubber ..READ MORE..
Fuji GX 617 panoramic camera by Dirk Dom Hi, all! I want to share some shots made with my Fuji GX617 panoramic camera. This monster, pictured here next to a Minox, yields 6 x 17 centimeter slides or negatives on 120 film, 4 images on a roll which you can blow up to insane dimensions. It ..READ MORE..
Unfortunately Awesome – Samsung Galaxy NX real world review By Moritz Wellner After my recent switch from NX11 to NX20 I’ve now got the opportunity to test the Samsung Galaxy NX on loan, while my NX20 is in for repair. Big thanks to the Photohaus! The Galaxy NX is Samsung’s first Android powered camera with ..READ MORE..
My First time with Zeiss by Toni Ahvenainen – His blog is HERE About eight months ago I started my Sony Alpha related photography project called ‘ Year of the Alpha – 52 Weeks of Sony Alpha Photography‘. The aim of my project was to find my inspiration again for photography and gain better understanding ..READ MORE..
Trying out the Leica M240…once again. By Dan Bar For a long time I did not like the new M 240. As I wrote once before, I did not like the colors and I know I was not the only one. I thought the rear buttons where too close to each other . When i first ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve and Brandon I have read your blog for some years now and it has really helped to get me interested in photography again having lost my muse during the change from film to digital. I went for around ten years without taking any proper shots but have finally made the transition to digital ..READ MORE..
A new Leica M Monochrom and Special Artist Edition soon? It appears Leica has been working on a new Monochrom camera based on the M 240 (as I hinted at long ago). Gone will be the current monochrome and in its place the new version which will be like an M 240/M-P but with its sensor ..READ MORE..
The IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 Lens. World’s Shortest Review The new Ibelux lens has arrived to me for a quick review and I have shot a few frames with it since the video below was made and have to say I do not find it worth the $2300 asking price, and I know this just from ..READ MORE..