Ok. The title of this post is total nonsense. Mostly because no Leica gear was used. Actually – it was a Sony A77 and Sigma 180mm f/2.8 APO macro. The interesting thing about this image is that it’s a species I only see early in the spring in wetlands. It was found in the Great […]
I recently visited the New Museum in NYC and the Pawel Althamer exhibit. I carried the M9 and 35/2 with me. I was working to find some order in the chaotic crowds. Seeing and capturing some kind of order or a story amid these sometimes “messy” situations can be challenging – and it’s something that […]
The Leica Boss loves Leica. This is established. But this doesn’t mean I have an “M-only” view of photography. Actually – I always shot Canon. My Dad shot Canon and I caught the “bug” from him. In 1996, I saved enough to purchase my first SLR (an EOS Elan IIe) and I received my first […]
The jury is still out on how I feel about the FE 24-70mm f/4 OSS. It does quite a few things unreasonably well. Like stupidly well. It is also comically bad in some ways. One thing is absolutely clear… the cat is NOT impressed with this lens.
Leica Rumors recently shared an invitation (no, you’re not invited and neither am I!) to a Leica event on April 24, 2014 in Germany. They suggest this is the date for announcing a new Leica Mirrorless camera system. This makes a lot of sense for the company and they certainly need something bog for their […]
<<Before you get all angry, please note this is a hypothesis… not a conclusion.>> Nothing gets armchair photographers hotter under the collar than a good old-fashioned DxO argument. Myself inluded. Typically, a new lens comes out, and opposing camps immediately use the data to simultaneously demonstrate that the lens sucks and that the same lens […]