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The Phoblographer’s Big Buyer’s Guide To L Mount Alliance Lenses

If you’ve joined the L Mount Alliance and want a one-stop-shop for all of your lens needs, this guide is for you. Afew eyebrows were

This Vintage Visoflex Lets Leica M Shooters Capture Better Landscapes

For less than $400, you can turn your old Leica M6 into a DSLR style camera. You’re probably wondering why you’d want to convert your

How Many of You Know the Blue Cellophane Rangefinder Trick?

Blue cellophane comes standard as a protective cover on your rangefinder’s viewfinder, but the blue cellophane rangefinder trick can also help you! I’ve known about

This Is One of the Most Compact Leica Camera Setups You Can Have

Every photographer wants a smaller and more Compact Leica camera setup. The Leica camera, no matter the model, is always in demand. But the Leica

This Zorki Rangefinder Has the Heart of a Panasonic XS1

This Zorki rangefinder frankencamera would undoubtedly turn some heads. The level of innovation, vision, and skills of craftsmen and craftswomen never ceases to amaze us.

First Images & Specs of Sigma 105mm f/2.8 DG DN Macro Art Lens

Sigma will soon announce a new 105mm f/2.8 DG DN Macro Art lens for Sony E-mount cameras. The US price for the telephoto zoom lens

Many Camera Manufacturers Have Lost the Art of Craftsmanship

The craftsmanship, tactile feeling, and experience that certain cameras bring are becoming rarer. Years ago, Nikon made an attempt to buy into the whole vintage

Meyer Optik Görlitz Announces the Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II Lens

Meyer Optik Görlitz announces the new Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II lens for full-frame, APS-C mount cameras. The lens features a minimum focusing distance of 15cm

Spot the differences: Comparing a $430 35mm F1.4 7Artisans lens to Leica’s $5,895 Summilux-M

It’s well known that better optics ultimately yields better images, as higher-quality glass and components affect how the light hits the image sensor inside your

Powerful, Portable, and Affordable: Olympus 100-400mm F5-6.3 IS Review

The Olympus 100-400mm f5-6.3 IS is a powerful superzoom that’s perfect for sports and wildlife photographers. If Micro Four Thirds shooters wanted an affordable superzoom,

It’s Not a Summilux: Leica 28mm F2 Summicron ASPH Review

The Leica 28mm f2 Summicron is a beautiful lens, but if you’ve used their f1.2 Summilux, then you can’t go back to the f2. When

Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG DN Hands-on Review

The Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG DN is the latest in the company’s ‘DN’ (Digital Native) lens lineup, designed specifically for use with mirrorless interchangeable lens

Olympus 100-400mm vs Panasonic 100-400mm – The complete comparison

Over the past few years, Panasonic and Olympus have put in considerable effort to build a reliable and versatile system for wildlife photography. Today users

MS Optics reveals its latest lens, the Elnomaxim 55mm F1.2 for Leica M-mount cameras

Miyazaki san of MS Optics fame has released his latest M-mount lens, the Elnomaxim 55mm F1.2. Bellamy Hunt over at Japan Camera Hunter is still working to

Leica M10-R Review

Leica has moved well beyond the 24MP sensor format with the M10-R ($8,295, body only), its second high-resolution model, and first with a color image

Weather Sealed Cameras: 7 Tough Cameras That Can Handle It All

If your work demands that you be out in the rain, snow, or other bad weather conditions, you need to see these weather sealed cameras.

This New President Could Be Exactly What the Camera Industry Needs

The camera industry has needed a massive change for many years now, and he could do it. When I read the press release and it

What you need to know about the new Leica M10-R

Leica has just released a major update to the M10-series, with a big leap in resolution over the original M10 models. The new M10-R features

Leica M10R Review : The True Successor to the Leica M9

The Leica M10R is what I feel to be the true successor to the Leica M9, and I’m super happy about that. If you were

Full Leica M10-R Specs, Coming on July 16

Here are the full specifications of the Leica M10-R camera. According to latest rumors, Leica will soon announce a new Leica M10-R camera and official

We Broke Two Lenses with This: PolarPro Traverse Strap Mount Review

The PolarPro Traverse is the weirdest Peak Design Capture Clip competitor that we’ve seen, and we can’t recommend it. This review has resulted in the

Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 O.I.S. Review

Introduction Announced in November 2019, the Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 O.I.S. is part of a steadily growing L-Mount range of full-frame lenses for

Best fixed prime lens cameras in 2020

The fixed lens camera market may be a bit niche, but it’s here that you’ll find some of the best cameras you can buy. Sensors

The Leica M4: A Camera for the Thinking Photographer With Skill

Leica was serious when they took pride in the M4 as a no-frills, no electronics “think camera” for pro photographers. Leica cameras have come to

Leotax TV 2: The Leica Copy You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

If Leica copies are part of your collection of vintage camera curiosities, the Leotax TV 2 could be worthy of your interest. Whenever the topic

Opinion: Should Panasonic Stay With Micro Four Thirds?

Panasonic is going to have to figure out where their loyalties lie if they want to succeed in the ultra-competitive Mirrorless camera market. Ever since

A Fantastic Portrait Lens: The Leica SL 50mm F1.4 Summilux Review

The Leica SL 50mm f1.4 Summilux performs admirably, but it’s chunky and held back by a slow focusing camera system. Ineed to begin this review

Sigma 20mm F1.4 Art review: More than a landscape lens

Wide-angle lenses don’t get enough credit for their versatility. If you think they’re just for landscapes, allow me this opportunity to change your mind. Though

Leica M10 Monochrom review

Leica cameras are known for being uncompromisingly unique, bucking digital camera trends and marching to the beat of their own drum. The Leica M10 Monochrom

Huawei P40 vs P30: 4 key upgrades and 1 huge problem

Camera phone fanatic looking to get a new blower? Then you’re probably considering at least one of Huawei’s flagships as, since it started its partnership