USER REPORT: The Olympus 35mm f3.5 Macro and Samyang 85 f1.4 on the Panasonic G6 By Francis Thompson Hi Steve, I’d like to share my experiences of shooting with my Panasonic G6 and a couple of interesting lenses. First, a (very) brief introduction; I’m a design student from England with an interest in photography, and ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, I love your site and the enthusiasm about photography it transports to all of us. I am a 41-year-old from Munich Germany. I was very much into photography back when there were still chemicals involved but somehow lost focus and just came back to photography about a year ago (and loving it as ..READ MORE..
The Sony NEX-5R with Russian lenses By Freddy Robles Hi Steve, Greetings from Mexico, well first of all I want to say I’m a fan of yours for a long time and congratulate you for this site because is truly inspirational. I write you from the little magic town of Cuetzalan. Cuetzalan is a small ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, My name is Hiroyasu Hosoya and I am Japanese amateur street photographer. I am living in Barcelona since 27 years ago. (I am 32yo). I started shooting, 7 years ago, Landscape pictures because of influence of my girlfriend who loves hiking, but as I am a big fun of “critical situation” and “close ..READ MORE..
40mm, the blind frame by Daniel Schaefer 40mm, the blind frame. As any photographer building out a kit knows, the stresses of balancing both budget, and usability when purchasing lenses is always a daunting challenge. When I was an SLR shooter, I always tended towards two fields of view, primarily 35mm for my everyday carry, ..READ MORE..
Friday Film, Friday Yoga By José Pazó Hi Steve and Brandon, I’ve been following you for a couple of years from Spain, having a blast with your crazy tests, live discussions and lots of photos. Recently, I saw your Friday Film section, and judge it a great idea. I shoot photos since many years ago. ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve My name’s Flavio, I’m 25, I’m Italian but I live in Zurich, in Switzerland and since always, music and photography are my main interests and passions. Leaving home I always carry my camera with me… every moment is good for a click! Last April I carried it also during my trip to Tokyo and ..READ MORE..
Film shoot: Sirens By Brett Price Hey Steve, I’d like to share a few images from a recent shoot I was able to do recently. In the past when I’ve submitted stuff for your site I’ve done extensive write ups on gear or technique but I thought I would just keep this one kinda simple. ..READ MORE..
Photographing 100 Strangers with Fuji By Justin Holder Steve, Earlier in the year, I started what seemed like a mountain of a project, planning to meet 100 strangers over the next years, interviewing them and compiling them into a book for my two sons. The project is called “Advice For My Boys” and has ended ..READ MORE..
Fashion with the Leica M9 By Logan Norton www.logannortonphotography.org Hello Steve, Brandon and Readers, Last year my friend Raine contacted me with ideas about a fashion shoot to introduce a new line of headdresses she had designed. We began discussing concepts for the shoot and I could sense from the start that this would be ..READ MORE..
Where has the time gone? Memories of my life. by Steve Huff Tic Toc Tic Toc…Where has the time gone? As I wake up from bed and head to go look in the mirror in my bathroom I see a face that has looked back at me for nearly 45 years. Today the lines are ..READ MORE..
Epson Perfection V600 scanner by Brandon Huff (From Steve: Hey guys! Today I bring you an article by my Son, Brandon who has just started to get into film photography, and he is hooked for sure. He has been saving for a Leica M6 but he asked if he could post this short review of ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, hope everything is well. My name is Nuno Lopes, I’m 42 years old and live in Lisbon, Portugal. Your site was one of the first I came to see information on how to make pictures and new gear, just about two and a half years ago. It has inspired me in many ways. ..READ MORE..
The Sony A7s: A New Camera for Leica M lenses By Ashwin Rao – HIs flickr is HERE, his Facebook is HERE Hello, gang. It’s Ashwin, back from a bit of a hiatus to discuss the camera du jour, Sony’s impressive A7s. The A7s has gotten quite a bit of press, in particular for it’s remarkable ..READ MORE..
The camera does not matter… … or does it? I work as professional photographer and using high-end equipment. Today, I focus on portrait and mainly in studio settings. Through the years a camera of some sorts has always been in my hand. First analogue, then digital, then analogue again and now back to digital. I ..READ MORE..