Micro 4/3 at the pub By Shaul Naschitz Hi Brandon and Steve, I live in a tiny rural community in northern Israel about three miles from the Syrian border. Our local pub is situated in a bomb shelter 20 feet underground. One of its benefits is the absence of cellular reception; when you’re down there ..READ MORE..
The Wotancraft RAVEN Mirrorless Camera Bag Video Review Hey guys! I am back yet again with another video review of a GREAT Wotancraft bag. I have to say, these guys make the best bags I have ever used. Not only are they gorgeous in their design and workmanship, they are very functional and useful, which ..READ MORE..
M9 pop on a M240: The 35mm Zeiss Distagon T 1.4 By Howard Shooter Hi Steve and Brandon, I decided to take the plunge and purchased the new 35mm Zeiss Distagon T 1.4 (how do they come up with such catchy names?). Now this is the first non Leica lens I’ve purchased and I had ..READ MORE..
Quick Crazy Comparison! Leica M-P 240 with 35 Cron vs Sony A7II with 35 Zeiss Loxia! JUST FOR FUN!! I have a Leica M-P 240 here with a Leica 35 Summicron ASPH. I also have my A7II with Zeiss 35 Loxia so I decided to run out back to take a couple of TEST shots, ..READ MORE..
Hi, I have been a photographer for 20 years and I assure you that photography is my passion and my life. In my photography work I am consciously seeking the link between sheer esthetics, values and meaningfulness that images can propagate. It’s therefore not accidental that my photography work mainly encompasses images of people in their worldly environment, and ..READ MORE..
LENS BATTLE: CANON vs LEICA by Paul Bartholomew Dear Steve This is my second user report I’ve written for your great site but this one is quite different from my last one (An Englishman in New York). I’ve been a Canon user for years having had a 5DMK II, a 7DMK I and the camera ..READ MORE..
California Wildflowers By James Fowler Dear Steve and Brandon, I have been a daily reader of your blogs for over a year now, and value highly your insights and reviews. I have followed your advice on replacing film equipment with mirror-less, especially Sony A7 R and A7II, which I use with an assortment of older ..READ MORE..
Sony FE 24-240mm f/3.5-6.3 Lens First Look by Brad Husick Yesterday I received the new Sony 24-240mm super zoom lens for full frame Sony FE mount cameras. I had a chance to shoot some ultimate frisbee with it and I thought I’d share my first impressions. I have been a professional sports photographer for the ..READ MORE..
Hello Steve, Hello Brandon, I’m Daniel, I live in Bordeaux France.I am an absolute fan of your site, so for images that are a real source of inspiration that your opinion on the material I found wiseand very close to our real concerns . After a Nikon D300 (too heavy), a NEX7 with his Zeiss24 ..READ MORE..
HANDS ON: The New Voigtlander 15 f/4.5 V3 VM lens – Quick 1st test vs the V2 Lens now available and in stock at CAMERAQUEST.COM Just arrived! The all new Voigtlander 15 f/4.5 Version 3 Lens, in VM mount (Leica M Mount) and so far so good! As we all know, Version 1 and 2 ..READ MORE..
Dear Steve, my name is Matt Randall and I am a photographer from the Uk. I wanted to submit a daily inspiration post to your website in the hope you would publish it because it was a couple of your daily inspiration articles about using a Leica M9 for fashion photography that inspired me to ..READ MORE..
The Haiti Kanaval By Vicente Pamparo Hi Brandon & Steve, I traveled to Haiti to document some of the traditional masquerade which occurs during the Haiti Kanaval. What I saw was a mixture of incredible storytelling, and visceral imagery. The energy behind the photographs and story was raw. Needless to say, Haiti’s an incredible place ..READ MORE..
Battle of the Champions. Part 2. The Leica 50 APO. by Brad Husick See Part 1 HERE. At the request of several readers, I have conducted some new tests using the Leica 50mm APO Summicron f/2 lens on three camera bodies: the Sony A7II using the Voigtlander VM-E Close Focus Adapter, the Leica M240 and ..READ MORE..
Hi Brandon, I’ve decided to submit these three shots because they are a good representation of my goals in everyday photography. I have really enjoyed simply carrying my camera around on a daily basis and photographing whatever I find interesting. It has been inspiring for my creative process, but it has also forced me to ..READ MORE..