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Page 32 - "Seeing with the Leica M 240" - Leica M Type 240 Digital Rangefinder Camera - Review - Sample Photos - Electronic Viewfinder - Messucher - Focusing with prescription glasses - CMOS vs CCD

Leica M Type 240 Digital Rangefinder Camera - Page 32<p>Index of Thorsten von Overgaard's user review pages covering Leica M9, Leica M9-P, M-E, Leica …

The Story Behind That Picture 100 - Heroes of 9/11

<b>Courage, outstanding achievements and noble qualities were the common thread as I did a series of portraits in New York. These photos where of the</b> …

Fujifilm X100S Camera Test

After achieving near-instant cult status with its rangefinder homage, the X100, Fujifilm had to tread lightly in designing the follow-up model. …

Page 20 - Leica M Monochrom Henri Digital Rangefinder Camera - Page M: "Momochromatism and Minalism"

Leica M Monochrom Digital Rangefinder Camera - Page M<p>Index of Thorsten von Overgaard's user review pages covering Leica M9, Leica M9-P, M-E, Leica …

fuji x100s

Hello Steve, Here is a submission for your Quick Shot column; shot with a Fujifilm X100S in Porto Santo (Madeira, Portugal) on August 5, 2013. Iso …

The Leica M4 camera

<i>Leica M4. Here with 21 mm Super Angulon f/3.4 and 21 mm rangefinder on top</i><b>.</b><p><b>The Andersen camera</b><br>This camera was bought from new in 1975 by press …

Goodbye SLR, Hello Little Viewfinder: The Fujifilm X100s

Well I’m not exactly getting rid of my SLRs and my army of lenses, but all that gear has been locked away for the past week. A little viewfinder …

Leica 50mm Summicron-M f/2.0 Rigid samples, review and article

Leica 50mm Summicron-M f/2.0 Rigid (Series II)<br>Leica 50mm Summicron-M f/2.0 DR (Dual Range)<p>By: Thorsten Overgaard. <i>January 2003. Latest update</i> …

One Month at 63 Degrees: Leica X2 v. Fujifilm X100S v. Olympus OM-D + 17mm f/1.8

Back in May, I rented the Leica X2, Fujifilm Finepix X100S, and Olympus 17mm f/1.8 lens (the latter mounted on my Olympus OM-D E-M5) sequentially, to …

Cameras

My Thoughts on the Fuji X100s

I’ve wanted the Fuji X100 forever. Like, ever since it was released. But I couldn’t make it work because I was still in school. Plus, from what I …

Florence in the night: photography with Fuji X100s testing the high Iso

Florence is a very crowded city during the day and a calm city in the night.<p>I would not sing as a “city that never sleeps”. Florence in the night …

What to consider when buying a new camera for street photography

[all photos: Eric Kim]<p>On my flight from Dubai back to the states I just finished an excellent book by psychologist Barry Schwartz titled: 'The …

Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital 17mm f/1.8 Review

Introduction<p>The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 17mm f/1.8 is a high-grade, all-metal, fast moderate wide-angle lens for the Micro Four Thirds system. …

Every Photoshop Filter Packed Into One Animated Tribute

If you’re a designer, photographer, developer, or even just a savvy computer user, odds are you’ve encountered Photoshop sometime in your life. And even if Adobe retains a monopolistic hold on the design tools industry, countless professionals still love and swear by the software.<p>That’s why we …

The Basics of Photography: E for Exposure

We’ve been slowly going through the alphabet defining key terms for each letter, and today we’re at the letter E. E is for exposure–and at its very …

So What Exactly is a Petzval Lens?

In the early days of photography (think 19th century), there wasn’t a whole lot of options with regard to cameras and lenses. There was no Canon or …

Fujifilm Pulls Firmware 3.0 for the X Pro 1, Cites Movie Problems

Just a couple of days ago, Fujifilm released their awesome new firmware update for their X-E1 and X Pro 1 cameras. We loved the firmware so much that …

Industry Experts Weigh In: Can You Clean a Lens with Vodka?

Seriously, go Google, “Cleaning a Lens with Vodka.” You’ll see a mixture of horror stories and mostly good insights. But besides the waste of …

Lomography seeks crowd funding for new production of Petzval lenses

The people at Lomography have built a business around promoting and selling lo-fi cameras and accessories. What's (really) old is new again in their …

The Fujifilm X100S Is The Perfect Constant Camera Companion For Photography Fans

If you want a rangefinder-style camera with classic styling and relative affordability, Fujifilm’s X100, and its successor, the X100S are some of the very few options out there. But the X100 had quirks around autofocus that made a niche camera even more specialized. The X100S zaps some of those …

Phottix Mitros [Nikon] Review: The Real Deal

Big changes continue to ripple through the high-quality, 3rd-party flash industry this month. To wit: I've been testing a new $299 Phottix Mitros …

6 Ways to Bring Civility Online | The Art of Manliness

“All u need is one shell: for yourself. Done.”<p>“Nothing says survival like a tube of Carmex. Add a little to that condom you stored and protect the …

From Mythology to Masculinity: How the Hero’s Journey Can Help You Become a Better Man | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from John Romaniello.</i><p>I want to tell you about a book that will change your life. The book isn’t new. In fact, it …

Manvotional: The Majesty of Strength | The Art of Manliness

<b>“The Majesty of Strength”</b> <b><br>From Royal Manhood, 1899</b> <b><br>By James Isaac Vance</b><p>“O, east is east and west is west and never twain shall meet<br>Till earth and sky …

How to Accept a Compliment With Class | The Art of Manliness

You hand someone a gift and they eagerly tear off the wrapping paper and lift the lid on the box. But as they pick up and examine the present tucked …

How to Pick Sunglasses for Men

The Cyclical Nature of History | The Art of Manliness

As is the generation of leaves, so to of men:<br>At one time the wind shakes the leaves to the ground<br>but then the flourishing woods<br>Gives birth, and the …

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

The Manly Art of Doing Things | Albert Bandura's Theory of Self-Efficacy | The Art of Manliness

The High Level Bridge<p><i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Ian Walker.</i><p><b>A Thing I Didn’t Do</b><p>In Lethbridge, Alberta, where I went to university and lived …

Outfitted & Equipped: Working at a Coffee Shop | The Art of Manliness

<i>This post is brought to you by Sennheiser MOMENTUM Headphones. Find out more here.</i> <i>How does Outfitted & Equipped work? The FAQ.</i><p>Whether you’re …