Hello Brandon and Steve, I would very much like to submit three photos for your “daily inspiration”. My name is Jan and I have been taking photos for two years now. Before that, I took snapshots while on holiday for many years, all very, very bad, but that was it – never anything more. So, ..READ MORE..
1959 Rolleiflex 2.8E – Shooting family, friends, fashion and famous! By Andy Jackson Hi Steve, Thanks for all your great dedication to your site bringing us all sorts of articles, new gear, digital or film and your never-ending enthusiasm! So, about four years ago you published a Daily Inspiration from myself, shots from my Leica ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve and Brandon! I’m a hobbyist photographer from Athens, Greece. I’ve been reading and enjoying your site ever since I got bitten by the photography bug, around 3 years ago (thanks to my dad, an avid photographer himself)! I have to say, you are doing a terrific job! The way you manage to present ..READ MORE..
The CicLaVia ride to East Los Angeles By Huss Hardan A group of us just participated in the CicLaVia event. “What is CicLaVia?” I hear someone ask.. www.http://www.ciclavia.org/.org Their website says it better than I can: CicLAvia catalyzes vibrant public spaces, active transportation and good health through car-free streets. CicLAvia engages with people to transform ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon and Steve, My name is Hai and I would like to share 3 different photographs of my experience in Brazil during the World Cup if I may. I had such a wonderful time there and met many people who shared the love of the world game. At the same time I was a ..READ MORE..
The Lomography Petzval Art Lens Review You can buy the Petzval Art Lens at Cameraquest using the direct link HERE A long time ago in a land far far away there was a special and important portrait lens invented. The 1st usable portrait lens ever created, and it was designed by Joseph Petzval in 1840. ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve & Brandon, I am a frequent reader of your excellent site for quite a while now. Thanks to your engaging Ricoh GR review, I decided to get one for myself to replace my GRD 3 which has gone dead from water damage. The portability, discreetness and snap focus function makes it a great compact ..READ MORE..
The Classic Leica 5cm Elmar f/3.5 Collapsable Lens on the Monochrom Hello to all! Happy Tuesday! It is 9 AM, I am sitting down at my desk to write this article with my morning coffee and a cookie. Life is good. Today I want to share my experience with an old classic lens. The gorgeous ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve & Brandon! After following your site and advice over several years I took the plunge in 2011and purchased an M9 with 35mm sum micron, Tri Elmar wate and 90mm Elmarit. I have loved using this kit for my travel photography due to the high quality images and compactness of the outfit in one ..READ MORE..
The Leica X Typ 113 Review in under 3500 words. Gorgeous IQ, but with a flaw. by Steve Huff When I found out that Leica created a new “X” camera with a Summilux lens and a faster aperture of F/1.7 I was VERY happy. FINALLY! Leica created the X many of us have wanted…or did ..READ MORE..
The Southwest Road Trip/Workshop Update with Video! Just an update on the Southwest Road trip/workshop coming up on November 6th-10th 2014. We are just about sold out with just a couple seats remaining and will have well over 30-35 of us on this trip, which is why we will now be riding in style in ..READ MORE..
Hello Brandon and Steve, I’m Zoe, a Taiwanese born currently living in Los Angeles. I became very interested in photography about a year and half ago, after having the cellphone and the auto mode of various point and shoot cameras fail on me too many a time. I have been lurking on your site from ..READ MORE..
Testing the Zeiss Loxia, ZM 35 1.4 and Otus lenses on the A7r (some quick shots from Photokina) by Dirk De Paepe Recapitulation of a Problem Perhaps you look upon the Sony A7x series as the first full frame alternative to the Leica M: a compact, high quality full frame camera, that’s about perfect for ..READ MORE..
The Leica M: A Working Review by Sam Stroud – His website can be seen HERE A few weeks ago I picked up Leica’s M typ 240. In my own research, while looking to buy one, I couldn’t find a lot of reviews from the wedding industry on those who were using it. I wanted ..READ MORE..
Hello, My name is Jimmy and i am working as a childhood educator in Sherbrooke, QC. I am living in this city since few weeks and i had great times while discovering this city and taking photos of it. I am a daily reader of your website since last year and I would like to share ..READ MORE..