Summicron-M 50mm Chrome – Sharpness and Color

What triggered my interested in owning a Leica besides how cool they look? Its sharpness and color. The following sample will give you an idea of what to expect from the amazing Summicron-M 50mm. I like how it renders color, sharpness and contrast. I could not ask for anything better than this. There may be…

Vintage Summicron 90mm at f/2.8

A quick snap with the Vintage Summicron 90mm Silver and Leica M9. Heavy lens. Is sharp and has a natural vintage glow. It has its own character but is just to heavy for a typical Leica lens.

Vintage Summicron 90mm Silver vs Nikkor 85mm f/1.4 AF-D

Looking for a sharp medium portrait lens? Many folks prefer that 85mm view because you can still be close to your subject and get very nice blur in your background if shot between f1.4 to f/4. This focal length is great for medium shots only but if you plan on getting head and shoulders I recommend…

Film scans Noritsu vs Epson V550

While trying to save costs on film Processing so I can shoot more, I decided to purchase an Epson scanner. I made a bit of research and some folks recommended Epson. I wanted a decent one without having to spend over $300 USD but that wasn’t going to happen. So I finally decided to purchase…