Making panoramic compositions with a Fuji GX617 and Hasselblad XPan Dirk Dom Shooting panoramas is extremely easy nowadays. Either you stitch, or you use a panoramic camera. The images below are made with a Fuij GX617 and with a Hasselblad Xpan. The big Fuji shoots four 2.2 by 6.6 inch (5.6 by 168mm) images on 120 ..READ MORE..
10 Reasons why the Sony A7RII has been my most used camera for almost two years By Steve Huff 90% of the photos here were shot with the A7RII over the last two years. A few are with the A7II and A7S as well. A true testament to just how good this entire system is. ..READ MORE..
Don’t forget about the active BUY AND SELL forum here! REMINDER: For those looking for some used deals, be sure to check the BUY and SELL forum here regularly! New posts all the time and deals on Leica, Sony, Fuji or whatever someone wants to unload. You can buy or sell here, for free. Check ..READ MORE..
Scotland to Hawaii with the ‘Swiss Army Camera’ – Sony RX10 MkIII by Jim Main – See his website HERE Hello Steve, Your fantastic site is all about ‘Real World’ experiences so I thought I would share this recent experience with you and your readers. I discovered your site about 5 years ago as I ..READ MORE..
A Return To Cuba After 38 Years by Edwin J. Lopez-Soto I am a Puerto Rican man who has wanted to return to Cuba for 38 years. You see as a student at Cornell Law School, I worked on the House Select Committee on Assassinations investigating the John F. Kennedy assassination. I traveled to Cuba ..READ MORE..
SONY BUNDLE SAVINGS! A6000, A6300, A6500, A7, A7R, A7s, A7II, A7RII, A7SII! B&H Photo has a SONY special going on right now. Buy any Sony mirrorless alpha body and a lens and get a bundle savings of up to $400. Click HERE to see what the deal is. With these Sony markdowns and bundle deals…I wonder ..READ MORE..
A week in Switzerland with the Phase One XF-100 By Andrew Paquette – http://www.paqphoto.com Two weeks ago, I discovered that I had a week-long vacation coming up. I had been wanting to spend the week taking photos, but because I’d forgotten about the holiday, hadn’t set anything up. Although I had wanted to make portraits, there ..READ MORE..
Random Items for Sale from Steve’s Office! Hey all! I recently cleaned out and re-organized my office and set aside some things I never use, or do not need. Items I have purchased in the past for review, now need to go so they are being put up for sale for great prices. Usually when ..READ MORE..
Welcome new site sponsors for 2017! Tenba Bags and Tie Her Up straps! Happy Friday to all! It’s going to be a wonderful weekend and today I posted a new HiFi review if anyone is interested in that. I want to welcome two new site sponsors for 2017! Tenba Bags – Tenba makes some great ..READ MORE..
Film Friday! Downtown Antwerp with the Hasselblad Xpan and Kodak Tmax 3200 By Dirk Dom Hi! When I just had my Xpan, a few years ago, I felt like going downtown and shoot at night with it. I only had the 45mm lens (field of view horizontally equivalent to 24mm full frame) and used Kodak ..READ MORE..
The Meyer Optik Nocturnus 50 f/0.95 II for Sony E Mount…REVIEW SOON On its way to me from Germany, the Meyer Optik Nocturnus 50mm f/0.95 II. This lens looks gorgeous, and I have been looking forward to testing it out as this is MY KIND OF LENS. Manual focus, fast aperture, QUALITY and a lens that ..READ MORE..
Time travelling with the Jupiter-9 by Dirk De Paepe – You can see more of Dirk’s work at www.flickr.com/photos/keepnitgood. There’s a dedicated album with more pictures of the collie meeting and all are also available in higher resolutions. Click the pictures in this review for a better view. There has been quite some thrilling articles ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, I hope you’re doing well. Below are 3 photographs of my wife, Missy—who always unconditionally tolerates me photographing her at all hours of the day. She’s the sweetest person I know and will always be my muse. I also run a weekly “Photo a Week” mailing list. After 4 years and much deliberation, ..READ MORE..
Sony 85 f/1.8 FE Lens IN STOCK RIGHT NOW!! Hey all, the 85 1.8 from Sony that I reviewed YESTERDAY is IN STOCK and shipping now at B&H Photo. LINK IS HERE. See the review HERE. Amazon HAS ONE LEFT! This is a fantastic lens, and comes in at half the cost of the Batis and ..READ MORE..
The Sony 85 f/1.8 Lens Review. All the 85 you may ever need! As I get older, and move on in my years (am now 47) I start to realize that the small stuff, eh…doesn’t matter. What matters to me these days is that I enjoy life, love life, be happy, spend time with friends ..READ MORE..