My quick interview with Olympus on the E-M1 When I was in Ireland with Olympus they sat down with a few of us at Castle Leslie and asked us a few questions about the fabulous and game changing E-M1 camera. Below is my short but sweet interview. Of course you can see my full E-M1 ..READ MORE..
Why cameras are important! By Rudiger Wolf Steve, Your site really does provide inspiration. After the A7s review, I decided to try the low light monster. I had hefted the A7 before, and it just did not feel/sound quite right. The A7s arrived just before our annual family pilgrimage to Lake Tahoe. We try to ..READ MORE..
Shanghai Street Life By Massimiliano Farinetti Shanghai is a fascinating city. It is not China, is also China. The encounter between tradition and modernity lives just turning the streets of the old town, the part of town that is fortunately preserved from the modernization moving on … I am used to stay in Nanjing Rd. every ..READ MORE..
“LEICA LOVER’S !” Dear Steve, Every evening I enjoy taking a look at your blog ! I like your pictures and your advises help me so much for choosing material… That’s why I would like to share my experience and submit to you some photographies for the “Daily inspiration” I always use Leica since I ..READ MORE..
Locho Camera Bag review By Justin Heyes Camera bags come in all shapes and sizes from little pocket pouches to heavy-duty rolling rigs and for the most part they can be pretty ugly. Would you ever walk around carrying your belongings in something that resembles a heavily padded diaper bag? No. Then why would you ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: Shooting the Sigma Dp2 Quattro and Fuji X100 By Michal Adamczak Hi Steve and all, I wanted to share my experience with Fujifilm X100 and Sigma DP2 Quattro. Attached are the pictures I took during my last trip with X100 as well as during my first trip with DP2Q. Note that the X100 ..READ MORE..
The best camera in the world! Pentax full frame MZ-3 By Aivaras Sidla I decided to write, because of three main reasons: A) I really enjoy your site and would like to be a part of creating community rather than only visitor. B) I’m big fan of Pentax MZ-3 / MZ-5N cameras, and this article is my ..READ MORE..
The Mitakon 50 0.95 lens Review on the Sony A7s My Review of the Mitakon 50 T 0.95 Lens as used on a Sony A7s camera by Steve Huff It appears that B&H photo is taking orders for the popular Mitakon 50 0.95 (see the review I posted earlier today) with a ship date of 2-4 weeks. You ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon As you may know, your Dad has kindly posted several of my articles (mainly on the fab Nikon V1) on his fabulous website, which remains my only must go to daily read. This time I have attached three very different images from me. They may not be to everyone’s taste, or even yours, ..READ MORE..
Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania By Byron Christie Dear Brandon and Steve, I’ve been visiting your site now for several years and it has been the source of a great deal of pleasure and I thank you sincerely for your efforts. Thanks also to the many talented photographers who are so inspiring. I am very basic in ..READ MORE..
A special Hasselblad 503CW on E-Bay..beautiful! Hey! Hope everyone is having a GREAT Saturday! I am going to head out today and shoot some but had to share this e-bay listing with you guys…it’s gorgeous. Back when Hasselblad really MADE beautiful and meaningful cameras they also would release special editions, much like Leica. I remember ..READ MORE..
Pints for Paws is a new fundraiser for the Berkeley Humane Society. Tons of micro and a few macro breweries set up in a local parking lot and provide all the beer you can drink. Various gourmet food trucks serve up some tasty morsels, and a fun crowd of people and pups have a great ..READ MORE..
The Walter Leica Contrast Lens, an invaluable addition to your M? Walter over at Leicawalter.com sent me an email message about his latest item he has created and made available to all Leica M users, and this one appears to be fantastic. It is a contrast lens that goes over your eyepiece and will give ..READ MORE..
Friday Film: Velvia By Gabriel Leibovich Hello, I wanted to share a few photos that I shot with my favorite color film, Velvia 50. The camera I am using is a Nikon FM with 50mm f/2, so nothing fancy. I also have a Fuji x-pro 1, which has something called velvia simulation but it can’t ..READ MORE..