Leica got it right or, in this case, left... . Leica Camera AG is the first major camera manufacturer to accommodate left-handed photographers with their latest special version ML 240, a flagship model that is designed and optimized for composing and capturing images with a left-handed shutter and controls. The newly designed Leica ML was announced … Continue reading New Leica “Lefty” ML 240
By Jeffrey M. Greene - Every experienced outdoorsman packs their "10 Essentials" when venturing into the wilderness. These are the basic necessities required to survive in case of an emergency. For photographers, I recommend these 10 Camera Bag Essentials for survival. In addition to my camera, lenses, and flash, these are items that I keep in … Continue reading 10 Essential Items For Every Photographer’s Camera Bag
The most common question I hear upon arriving on scene at nearly every photo workshop photo opportunity is; "Hey Jeff, what lens should I use?" In most cases, I'll recommend the lens that will provide the best composition, but I always encourage the attendees to bring along a couple of different lenses to create different variations of the scene. Nearly every landscape will provide … Continue reading Choosing the Right Lens
Changing the time on a Leica M-P Type 240 Tomorrow is the second Sunday of March and that means that tonight we set all of our clocks ahead one hour to Daylight Saving Time. (Spring Forward, Fall Back) The Good News is that we all get an extra hour of daylight in the evening to follow our … Continue reading Spring Forward!
Sensor dust. The scourge of DSLR photographers everywhere... The hot, dry summer months, along with increased camera use during vacation adds up to lots of dirty sensors. Considering that most photographers have likely never cleaned their sensors, it's a sure bet that most digital cameras in use today have a significant amount of debris on their … Continue reading Clean Your Own Camera Sensor
By Jeffrey M. GreeneCanon has finally upgraded it’s popular EOS 7D DSLR with the new Canon EOS 7D Mark II. The 7D Mark II has a pro-level set of cutting-edge features and a robust, ergonomic design. The new 20.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor with Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors, plus a host of new and refined … Continue reading 5 Cool Features on the New Canon EOS 7D Mark II
When hiking in the wilderness every experienced outdoorsman packs their "10 Essentials", the basic necessities required to survive in case of an emergency. For photographers, I would like to recommend the following 10 Camera Bag Essentials. In addition to my camera, lenses, and flash, these are items that I keep in my bag at all … Continue reading 10 Essential Items For Your Camera Bag