Re-Visiting the Canon Dream Lens, 50 f/0.95 When we choose and buy our cameras some of us fail to realize that the heart of our camera is not our sensor or the camera body itself, it is the lens. The lens is what makes the camera “see”..it is what delivers the image to the sensor..it ..READ MORE..
Discover your subject By Dirk Dom Hi! I wanted to see if I could take some insect shots with my Olympus PEN. I took the Kiron 105 macro with me, an extremely good lens which I almost never use, for insects I prefer the Canon 200mm macro which allows me to take shots from a far ..READ MORE..
Fine art photography, without camera? Hi Steve and all the readers. (I earlier posted 634 “The camera does not matter… or does it?”). I started a new project a few years back called www.onehundredyards.com. I wanted to see if it was possible to turn traditional photography at it’s head by not bringing any camera to ..READ MORE..
The Fuji Monochrom By James Conley A major impediment most new photographers face is that color is the default mode of expression. Not only are we inundated by color images in every possible medium, but digital cameras presume color as the chosen palette. The tragic fact of these defaults is that it interferes with the ..READ MORE..
Leica: Back to the past with the M “Edition 60″. Vintage Modern. Leica has unveiled probably the most brave and daring digital camera ever at Photokina. A camera that many people would not even want yet Leica made 600 of them and hey are charging $18,500 USD for the camera set which includes a cool ..READ MORE..
Greetings Steve and my fellow Huffians! Back in 2008 – 09, I remember being fed up of my bulky DSLR (Nikon D90), alternatively the compact camera market, albeit, offering impressive products, did not quite capture my attention as they only worked best at low ISO. Back then; my choicest fantasy was imagining a Leica like, ..READ MORE..
Medical Mission By Brian Ho Hello team Huff! I first entered photography with a manual 1960s honey-well Pentax and 50mm lens in medical school. It was my uncles and an easy way to collect some credits. I soon expand to a canon 40d, and then the 5d mark II (85 f1.2 lens). However that 5000$ ..READ MORE..
New Voigtlander lenses for M mount and Micro 4/3! Pre Order Links – $100 deposit at Cameraquest: The new 35 1.7 in Black – and in Chrome The 40 2.8 The 15 4.5 III and the 10.5 0.95 for M 4/3 Photokina is the gift that just keeps on giving. Today Voigtlander announced the ..READ MORE..
A closer look at the new Olympus 40-150 F/2.8 Pro Zoom (Video) or..everything you wanted to know about the new Olympus 40-150 2.8 Pro Zoom but did not know who to ask :) Check out the video below to see all you could want to know on the new Olympus 40-150 Zoom lens. Olympus glass/fast ..READ MORE..
My top 3 Lusted after Leica items from Photokina 2014 So for me it is the morning after. It is 8Am here in Sunny Phx, AZ and I was up late last night checking out all of the new Leica releases. In fact, Leica has released more than 40 new items and while many are ..READ MORE..
Photokina Leica Announcements. The Mother load. Many new products from Leica announced. Wow! Well today Leica has announced TONS of new products at Photokina. This is the largest release announcement of the show with new lenses, new cameras and all kinds of accessories. I am not going to list every single item as many of them ..READ MORE..
Black & White with the Sony A7s, Leica Monochrom and Cheap lenses! There is a beauty to B&W that is oftentimes not seen in color. Sure, there is place for color photography as our own vision is in color, this is how we see but there is something classic about B&W that just pulls at ..READ MORE..
The new 52″ Street Strap. A quick look video! Some of you may remember the Street Strap. It has been out for a while and I took a look at it when it was released. You can read that HERE. About one month ago myself and a few local guys to Phoenix AZ met up ..READ MORE..
Photokina! New mirrorless releases from Canon, Panasonic, Olympus, and more! Photokina is upon us and today there were loads of cameras and lenses announced today from many of the usual suspects. It seems that Canon and Panasonic are jumping on the Sony RX100 bandwagon but Panasonic did it right by making an RX100 style camera ..READ MORE..
HoldFast Gear: The Roamographer Bag and Money Maker strap To see all of these goodies in more detail, check out HOLDFASTGEAR.COM! A couple of weeks back I received a message from Matthew Swaggart, the owner of HoldFast Gear. He asked if I would like to review their Roamographer bag, small lens pouch and Money Maker ..READ MORE..