Shooting the streets with my Pentax by Lukasz Hi my name is Lukasz. I’m from Poland but I live in Ireland since 2005. My childhood is a period of communism. That was hard time, and the cameras usually came from the Soviet Union, from our “friends”. When I looked at the photographs when I was ..READ MORE..
Hey Steve, I am submitting this shot because I love it! All of the elements came together for me, which made this shot exciting. I saw a flock of birds interestingly circling this old abandoned factory as well as a helicopter making rounds. It took about thirty minutes before what I think is the perfect ..READ MORE..
Ireland with the Olympus E-M1. A Photographic Journey by Tom Ohle My name is Tom and I’m from Ireland. A few years back while visiting my beautiful fiance in Canada I kicked my love for photography into over drive! Your site is fantastic and largely responsible for fuelling my love for photography. For me it’s ..READ MORE..
Quick Comparison: Zeiss 35 1.4 ZM vs Voigtlander 35 1.7 VM I have been shooting with the beautiful chrome Voigtlander 35 f/1.7 lens on my Sony A7RII and WOW, it is one hell of a lens if you are into manual focus small primes on your A7RII. In fact, I have been so impressed by ..READ MORE..
SIGN UP HERE, TWO SEATS LEFT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT! Just an update but we now have TWO seats left for this Saturday’s (Sep 19th) light painting workshop where myself and Olympus Trailblazer Alex McClure will be taking you out to an old old AZ ghost town (destination to be announced Sat before we head ..READ MORE..
Over 100 Leica Weddings by Philip Thomas Steve- thanks for the opportunity to share my love of the Leica. I’ve been reading this blog for over five years and it was part of your early reviews that finally moved me to try a Leica M9. Over a 100 Leica weddings have come and gone since ..READ MORE..
DOWNLOAD YOUR NEXT CAMERA: OLYMPUS UNVEILS TWO POWERFUL FIRMWARE UPDATES WITH ADVANCED MACRO SHOOTING AND VIDEO CAPABILITIES FOR THE OM-D® New Performance Updates for the OM-D E-M1, E-M5 Mark II and Lenses Demonstrate Olympus’ Ongoing Commitment to Enhance the Existing Lineup CENTER VALLEY, Pa., September 15, 2015 — Today, Olympus announces a series of firmware ..READ MORE..
PRESS RELEASE: Sony announces new firmware for Uncompressed RAW files Sony Announces Addition of Uncompressed 14-Bit RAW Still Image Capture for New α Cameras! New α7S II to Feature Selectable Compressed and Uncompressed 14 Bit RAW at Launch; Free Firmware Updates Coming for Additional Models Beginning with α7R II NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2015 – ..READ MORE..
Cuba with an Olympus PEN E-P5, a VF-4 and Three Primes By Richard Nugent About two and a half years ago, you posted my user report detailing my experience with my Olympus OMD E-M5 and a Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8 on a trip down the Mekong River. There was some worthwhile discussion generated in the comments ..READ MORE..
Sony A7RII and Voigtlander 35 1.2 Test by Rob McKay Hi Steve and Brandon, The site is looking awesome as usual and packed full of great info! All four of these street snaps I shot within a 4min span while out testing the Voigtlander 35mm f/1.2 Nokton lens on my A7RII and all wide open. ..READ MORE..
Quick Shot: Analogue Love by Matthijs Beentjes I’ve been reading your blog for quite some time and really enjoy it. At first, I was interested in the articles because of what people got out of their Fuji X-gear (I’m a X-Pro enthusiast) but more and more I learned to check out the photos instead of ..READ MORE..
Voigtlander 35 1.7 Ultron…one hell of a lens! Only had this beauty with me for 2 days but wow. This lens is stunning. I was considering purchasing the Zeiss ZM 35 1.4 for my Sony A7rII but this lens just jumped ahead, and it is less than half the price. Voigtlander has come a long ..READ MORE..
VIDEO: New Gear in the House! Hold Fast, Olympus and Voigtlander! New gear in the house and I decided to make a video giving you guys a quick look at it all! HOLD FAST GEAR – NEW!!! NEW OLYMPUS E-M10II and 7-14 Pro f/2.8 Lens! NEW VOIGTLANDER 35 1.7 ULTRON LENS! Take a look below! BTW, ..READ MORE..
Hi Steve and Brandon, First of all thanks for a great website! I visit your site weekly and it has been one of the main inspirations for me to start my own journey into photography. I’m a Danish guy living in Bangkok close to Chinatown. Street photography has become an important way for me to ..READ MORE..
Brief Encounters with the Leica M & Noctilux By John Tuckey – See his website HERE Nothing provides dramatic effect quite like a classic train scene. The half-empty carriage loaded with intrigue is a key Hitchcock device. Steam-wreathed platforms give Brief Encounter emotional tension on a grand scale. And where else, but the ridiculously romantic ..READ MORE..