Photo Stroll On The Edge – Edgewood Avenue By Kevin Shorter

Photo Stroll On The Edge – Edgewood Avenue By Kevin Shorter – His website is HERE Edgewood Avenue in Atlanta runs from Five Points in downtown Atlanta, eastward through the ‘Old Fourth Ward’. The avenue runs in the direction of the Edgewood neighborhood and stops just short in Inman Park. Edgewood Avenue was first important…

Reflecting on the Leica M9 as a hiking camera while doing without By Morgan Trimble

Reflecting on the Leica M9 as a hiking camera while doing without By Morgan Trimble For the past three months, I’ve been without my most-loved camera. It’s the Leica M9, which despite its high quality, had a design flaw. Its much-loved CCD sensor was prone to corrosion. I bought my M9 second hand nearly six…

Going ULTRA WIDE at a Biker meet with my Olympus EM1 by Christian Delbert

Going ULTRA WIDE at a Biker meet with my Olympus EM1 by Christian Delbert Hi Steve! As photographers, we all become lazy and need motivation. Many times that means a new camera, new lens or viewing a photo book or someone else’s great photographs. Then we go out and do some shutter therapy! Every father’s…

Travelling light through Brazil with the pre-ASPH 50mm Summilux 2nd version by Pedro Amorim

Travelling light through Brazil with the pre-ASPH 50mm Summilux 2nd version by Pedro Amorim Since my last text on the kinoptik, I had a few ideas on other lenses to write about, and Steve was kind enough to let me pick one and turn into a new user report. Turns out I acquired one very…

Haiti Hurricane Matthew Aftermath by Lorenzo Moscia

Haiti Hurricane Matthew Aftermath by Lorenzo Moscia – See his website HERE It was ten years since my last work in Haiti. In 2004/5/6. In July 2004 I was embedded with Chilean soldiers that joined the United Nations operation named Minustah (United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti) right after the country fell down in deep…

My thoughts and photos: Leica Q. By Alejandro Ilukewitsch

My thoughts and photos: Leica Q By Alejandro Ilukewitsch (If you want to submit a user report, email Steve at [email protected] with your idea) I have been shooting extensively for the past days with the Q. I can only say that it is really a great little camera. There are some positive and negative aspects…

Never Ending Love with Ricoh GR by Lorenzo Moscia

Never Ending Love with Ricoh GR by Lorenzo Moscia When I first purchase the Ricoh GR I never thought a camara of that size will catch me for so long time. It is almost two years now since I start to bring the Ricoh basically everywhere on my assignment trip. At first it was Cuba where I…