Sony a7 III ILCE-7M3 with Leica Lenses

Is it a great camera for stills? For video? Absolutely! Will it make you a better photographer? It will assist you in some ways. 1. Electronic Viewfinder: helps you compose and see depth of field, gives you a visual exposure and most of the time is sharp enough to focus manually without focus assist. I…

Comparing a Leica M 240 to a Sony a7 Mark 3 – Review

  Sony is in ways, the leader in Digital Sensor (Imaging) technology and keeps going strong with cameras such as the Sony a9 and with more lenses releasing year after year, they are finally a good match. I really like my Leica M, the small factor, small lenses, overall a very small system that offers…

Leica Summilux 50mm Aspherical – Portraits

Looking for portraits in all the nice places. I like to engage in conversation with my subjects, something always wants to come out and say hi – at this special moment you can capture their personality. There are some days when experience comes in hand and simply makes your subject even more comfortable. You’ll find…

Polaroid Originals Color Film 600

Wouldn’t you like to have an instant print after taking a photo?  Seems all of us are looking for that instant gratification and we somehow achieve it with digital but some of us really want a print to give to friends and relatives. That is why Polaroid has never gone out of fashion, maybe a…

How good is a Leica M in snow?

We stepped outside the limits of the four walls inside the casa, the adventurer in me wanted lots of snow, mucho snow! At first, everything was giggles and anticipation but once there… in a bit of a blizzard, even in a 4×4 your tires and your vehicle slides to the sides and up there 13,000…

Traveling with a Leica M

Does the selected camera make you a better photographer? Usually yes, but doesn’t mean a better camera will make you a more creative photog., not at all. A tool should become a part of you, and to me, a fully manual camera makes more sense because I know, over the years, what to expect from…

How this photograph was made in full Auto! Featuring the Leica SF 26.

The key point to this image is soft light. Probably doesn’t look like a flash unit was used, does it? That is because the light was diffused and to camera right. The flash I used is a small portable unit SF-26 ( Amazon: http://amzn.to/2CAy1PD ) and a Nikon 4765 Flash Cord ( Amazon: http://amzn.to/2Az4xzT ) in full…