Leica Monochrome Mojo by Matthieu Fassy My name is Matthieu Fassy I am a French expat in Dubai. About a year ago I started getting into photography, encouraged by my dear wife and some close friends. I decided to acquire a Canon 5D Mark III and a few lenses and started carrying the whole kit ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, a Daily Inspiration, but with 5 photos (I hope you can publish them). There are times throughout the days of the year when the light is somewhat wonderful. Be in Spring, Summer, Autumn or Winter. The sun low down in the sky, illuminates everything like a golden searchlight, bathing everything in it’s warm glow ..READ MORE..
An Introduction to Light Painting by Olympus Trailblazer Jamie MacDonald As photographers, we know that our craft is all about light. We chase the golden hours of morning and evening, and the blue hour of twilight, and we spend hours in the studio with strobes and Speedlights. But there is another genre of photography you ..READ MORE..
USER REPORT: The Sony RX100 III, a very quick first look by Rob McKay Hey Steve, Picked up the Sony RX100 III (At B&H or Amazon) for my pocket/travel/biking digi rig and love it! I mainly shoot Leica, and especially love shooting film through my MP and M3 but still need a small digi for quick ..READ MORE..
The Sony A7r and project “Speak Soccer” By Alex Kroke Living in New York City my inspiration comes from all around, it was no different for Lisa and I with our project Speak Soccer. The premise of our idea began at the start of the Brazil World Cup 2014 while we were having lunch at ..READ MORE..
I’m a long time reader of the site and a fan. When I was considering the NEX – 5N to take my baby steps into the world of photo taking this site was one of the confirmations that confirmed I’m making the right choice. So after owning the camera for a couple of years I’ve ..READ MORE..
Taming the Nokton 50 1.1 By Manikarnika Kanjilal My name is Manikarnika Kanjilal. I am a doctoral student and I devote my almost my entire (lately dwindling) free time in pursuit of photography. I was always interested in photography but started being seriously into it for the last couple of years – after I found a ..READ MORE..
Dear Brandon and Steve, I’ve been visiting your website for just over a year now and I’ve just got off my lazy bum to write this piece for the “Daily Inspiration” part. Background I consider myself an enthusiastic amateur in photography at best. I started learning about photography at school about 19 years ago. Back ..READ MORE..
Fuji X100 Full User Report By Matt Cole Hi Steve, I am a 21-year-old film student from Canada who has always had a passion for cameras and photography. Like many photographers I struggled to find a subject that I liked to shoot and a camera that I loved. I started off with the Fuji X10 ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, Brandon and all of this amazing site’s readers! I’ve been reading this site and the daily inspiration category as my inspiration! My name is Ryan Adiputra, I’m from… maybe the largest South-East Asian Country called Indonesia, and i am a hobbyist photographer. For me photography is an “escape” from my hectic studies and ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve, only recently I came up on your blog which I like very much. Your „Daily Inspiration“ inspired me to send you some images. I am working as a psychotherapist and consultant in Cologne in Germany. Since my childhood I am interested in photography but only in the last years I found time and ..READ MORE..
Death Valley with the EM1 By Goran Nikolic WARNING Long intro =) I am one of those guys that bought a good (canon 1100d) camera when he got kids too make good pictures of them while they are growing up. However, I was not aware of the d@mn possible photography addiction. They should come boxed ..READ MORE..
RX1 / Spiders in Australia By Matthias Wäckerlin Hello! Shooting proper Macro with the Sony RX1 with the superb Carl Zeiss Sonnar 2/35? YES, you can! My name is Matthias Waeckerlin (Switzerland) and I have been living now for 2 years with my family in Camden near Sydney. I’m a “stay at home dad” looking ..READ MORE..
From DSLR to Micro 4/3 By Paul Liu In 2013, when my trusty (and luckily insured) Canon 7D and associated lenses were stolen in Rome, I was fairly devastated. However, taking the positive approach, I saw great opportunity to finally ditch the SLR and replace it with something more to my liking. While the 7D ..READ MORE..
A Leica wedding tryout By Ronald Tan Hello Steve I’ve been an avid reader of your site and it has been a daily source of inspiration to me I’ve always been interested in the articles related to Leica. In my free time,i shoot weddings with a Canon Dslr.However, I’ve always toyed with the idea of shooting a ..READ MORE..