Sports photography and strobes with a Leica M

How much flash wattage do you need to over-power the sun in your photographs? The answer is based on distance. How far will your subject stand from the flash? The distance will dictate how much power you need from your strobe or speed light. At noon when the sun is right over you and not…

Why do I prefer to use a Leica rangefinder over a DSLR? by ErickPHOTO

I like the simplicity in my hands, focusing manually and dedicated buttons.  The light sensitivity (ISO) is secondary and everything else is tertiary. I relax myself when taking photographs just for me, all distractions go away and I concentrate on what’s in my rangefinder patch. Looking for symmetry, looking for chaos or something shiny, I…

Leica red dot replacement on lenses?

The red dot on lenses is convenient for loading lenses quickly just by feel. Using a leica camera doesn’t always mean having to change lenses quickly, is more about having a second body with a different lens on it of maybe go all fancy and carry a third body with another lens. My style of…

Corporate Headshots in Boulder Colorado www.Studios81.com

These type of headshots are often done in two styles: Editorial Style, this can be used for magazines and websites to show your workplace and become a friendly face to your potential buyers. This one is a Professional Portrait where the focus is yourself, it belongs on a business card, book, facebook contact info or…