35mm Zeiss Biogon ZM vs 7Artisans 35mm? by ErickPHOTO

The WEN series from 7Artisans doesn’t come in silver, so the only one I could buy was in black. It is a sexy black with red numbers that still goes well with a silver and black camera like the M9-P. A comparison between some beautiful lenses for the LEICA M Mount. While none of these…

Hasselblad H4D vs 500CM vs Leica M Sample Images Compared by ErickPHOTO

Hasselblad H4D: This Swedish camera was introduced in 2009 but the 50 digital back was released in 2010 for €19,995. This camera introduced a yaw sensor that compensates when you focus on the face and recompose, sending information to the lens to refocus based on that calculation in order to keep your point of focus…

Metz M400 Review with the Leica system by ErickPHOTO

I purchased this medium-compact flash unit M400 to review it after looking at the Leica SF40, SF60 (Nissin i40 and i60) as well as the MK320 and Godox TT350. The Godox TT350 seems like a great contender with its slimmer body and incorporated radio control options but won’t rotate 360 degrees. The Nissin i40 seems…

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…