The Haiti Kanaval By Vicente Pamparo Hi Brandon & Steve, I traveled to Haiti to document some of the traditional masquerade which occurs during the Haiti Kanaval. What I saw was a mixture of incredible storytelling, and visceral imagery. The energy behind the photographs and story was raw. Needless to say, Haiti’s an incredible place ..READ MORE..
Battle of the Champions. Part 2. The Leica 50 APO. by Brad Husick See Part 1 HERE. At the request of several readers, I have conducted some new tests using the Leica 50mm APO Summicron f/2 lens on three camera bodies: the Sony A7II using the Voigtlander VM-E Close Focus Adapter, the Leica M240 and ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon, I’ve decided to submit these three shots because they are a good representation of my goals in everyday photography. I have really enjoyed simply carrying my camera around on a daily basis and photographing whatever I find interesting. It has been inspiring for my creative process, but it has also forced me to ..READ MORE..
The Zeiss Loxia 35 Biogon f/2 Lens Review on the Sony A7II Here we are, another day, another week, another month and another year. Man, 2015 is here and it boggles my mind at how fast the time goes by. Seems like it was just yesterday that the camera world was a buzz about the Zeiss Touit lenses ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon and Steve, It’s my first time for submitting anything, but I’ve been following your progress from way back when you used to post on dpreview! (From Steve: That was EIGHT years ago! Thank you!) I mostly shoot on the street, but I am moving into documentary projects in my local area, Oxford. These ..READ MORE..
New black chrome Leica 35 Summicron and 1959 50 Summilux ASPH! Two legendary lenses, the Leica 35 Summicron f/2 ASPH and the Leica 50 Summilux 50 1.4 ASPH are getting a facelift from Leica in the form of all new black chrome versions. The 50 Lux ASPH is GORGEOUS in the new finish as they designed ..READ MORE..
Panasonic Lumix GX7 and Yashica Makro-Planar in the Punjab by Ibraar Hussain I took a two-week trip to the Western Punjab (the real Punjab) in Pakistan and have just returned. Most of my 14 days were rained off so I couldn’t go to where I had planned and use my Rolleiflex with my Rollienars. What I ..READ MORE..
Hi there, Happy Shopping was taken in December in Manchester, UK. The woman on the left was singing carols with her son striding ahead. Leica M-E, Zeiss 50mm f2 Planar, 1/250 f5.6, ISO400. Shopping with Chess, shot last August in Leeds, UK. An intense game of chess outside the library with the young boy on ..READ MORE..
2014 in Twelve images by Bjarke Ahlstrand Hi Steve, Another year has passed, and at least from my perspective 2014 was extremely busy. I fulfilled a dream of mine and opened a rock bar, Zeppelin (www.zeppelincph.dk), + my very own photographic haven/store, One Of Many Cameras (www.oneofmanycameras.com), here in Copenhagen, where I live. The camera ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve and Brandon, First of all, thank you for the lots of reviews and news and all kind of posts. You serve useful information about mirrorless cameras. Three years ago I jumped into the m43 system and a new world opened for me. With a small camera I could take street photos almost always. ..READ MORE..
Hasselblad Stellar Deal. Only a few black/carbon remain! Remember the massive Hasselblad Stellar deal I posted about over the holidays? Well, MANY of you purchased that camera from my links, and I thank you VERY much. I was just informed by B&H Photo that they only have a few left, and only in the black and ..READ MORE..
Battle of the Champions: Leica M & 50 APO vs Sony A7II & 50 Zeiss Loxia by Brad Husick It has been an exciting few years in the development of high-end digital cameras. With the advent of full frame sensors in compact mirrorless bodies, it is now possible to obtain truly outstanding results that can ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, Brandon, and everyone on this site, First of all, a little background of myself. I majored in finance when I was in college, but my greatest passion have alway been photography, street photography to be precise, and I plan to keep shooting along with my career in banking. This is my first time ..READ MORE..
A Sony A7r User Report: A Year of YESSS!!! By Rob Lieber Hello Steve, First of all thanks for the opportunity to write in my user report! I am an “enthusiast” photographer and have used entry-level DSLRs and the Sony NEX mirrorless system for the better part of 10 years. I first got interested in bettering ..READ MORE..