Having fun with incandescent light bulbs By Dirk Dom Hi! Because they’re phasing out incandescent light bulbs, I thought I’d better get a few to show to eventual grandchildren. Over a few months I obtained 14 1,000 W light bulbs, and now I’ve made a piece in which eight bulbs are connected in series. Olympus ..READ MORE..
Second go with the Leica M Monochrom By Chris H Not long ago, I published my first blog post via stevehuffphoto.com (Many thanks to Steve for sharing my write up) about my first serious experience with the Leica M Monochrom + Vintage LTM lenses in Paris. The Leica M Monochrom has definitely sparked my passion ..READ MORE..
The Light Weight Really Matters! By Mohamed Hakem I’ve written before on how Fuji helped me unhinge new passion in the street photography but now I’m back with a new experience. After the switched from DSLR (Nikon D800) to Mirrorless (Fuji X-T1). I wrote before on how this switch helped me discover new genres in ..READ MORE..
Great website Brandon, Sharing the 3 images. These images were taken with a 5D Mark III. The man in the tunnel and the small church using a 17-40 wide angle Canon S lens and the end of day forest glow using the 24-105 lens. The three pics were taken in Montreal on various trips. Your ..READ MORE..
Year of the Cat with Micro 4/3 by Pierre Arden Yeah, I know what you want to say: “Cat pictures are boring. They are for amateurs with mobile phones. A cat pictures can never be considered as art.” Is this really true? Cats are probably the most photographed creatures on earth and there must be ..READ MORE..
The Fuji X-Pro 1..My “Soulmate” Camera by Christina Davis Thank you for letting me share, once again, with the readers here on this site. I am a Fujifilm camera user (X-Photographer wannabe….I can dream, can’t I?). I sold off all of my DSLR equipment and the XPro1 was my main camera. Like many Fuji enthusiasts ..READ MORE..
New Zeiss ZM 35 1.4 Distagon Leica M Mount lens IN STOCK! The new and SUPER HOT Zeiss ZM 35 1.4 M mount lens is NOW IN STOCK through PopFlash.com. I have spoken with quite a few who have either bought or shot with this lens and most have said they prefer it to the ..READ MORE..
Home from Bermuda and I brought the E-M5II with me! See my 1st look of the E-M5II HERE. This is a quick follow up to that, full review in about 2 weeks. Whew! Last week was a crazy week. Three full days of travel, two days in Bermuda and loads of fun, shooting, and testing ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve and Brandon, I started out in the mirrorless world with a NEX-7. I had a video background so I never had an issue with having to use manual focus and an adapter instead of a native lens. I soon found out the benefits of peaking and focus magnification. More recently I now also ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, I have been a very frequent reader of your wonderfully informative posts and reviews (via Facebook mainly) over the past few years. In fact, I bought an x-pro 1 after reading your excellent review back in 2012 (cannot believe it was that long ago). Something about the camera really attracted me to it from ..READ MORE..
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II! Hands On 1st look & Video! Man, doing camera reviews is a TOUGH job. Here I am in beautiful Bermuda with other colleagues testing out the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II. The follow up to the HUGELY successful E-M5 (My review of the original E-M5 is HERE). For the ..READ MORE..
Why do I want the Leica M Edition 60 So Badly? by Brad Husick The other day I stopped by our new local Leica store in the Bellevue Square Mall in Bellevue, WA near Seattle. It’s a lovely, large space with knowledgable people and a very nice selection of Leica gear. One collectible they had ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon and Steve, Big fan of the site and have been a reader since I started shooting a few years ago (as a hobby, not professionally). Below is my submission for a daily inspiration article. You and your readers can find me on instagram and twitter at @fixie and on my website: http://jordanisip.com In ..READ MORE..
Why I prefer the Leica M 240 over the M9/M-E (ATTN: I wrote this while on a flight and apparently when I grabbed the images from other areas of this site, it grabbed low res versions of them which is why they look pixelated and “off”. I will fix this when I have time, but ..READ MORE..
Hello Brandon, My name is Massimo and I’m based in Turin, Italy. I had a passion for cameras since I was a kid. I had a lot of cameras but never something serious. Then 3 years ago I decided to buy a good camera and I got a Sony Nex 5. Few months later I ..READ MORE..