Yeah right? Like if there is anything Leica that is cheap. Well this is not cheap really but it definitely can save you some bucks. When I got my first digital camera years ago it was running on 4 AA batteries. I think it was a Fuji Finepix S5000. It is probably somewhere around my … Continue reading Leica, “cheap” batteries
It’s been a little while since my last post. Life it’s been very complicated lately. Well it’s been complicated even before I re-started this blog, but just lately it’s been a bit more intense than usual … Maybe some of you remember this post I wrote some time ago Leica is dead … Hail to … Continue reading And after all … I’m still shooting my Leica
Ok. You need to excuse me here but I’m going to be preaching in this post. Fare warning. No, I’m not the religious type, and no, this is not a religious type of preaching either. I think provably as many people out there, I like to check here and there what people is doing with … Continue reading Portraits with the Ricoh GR?
Alright, another camera post!!! Fuck my life … I really don’t want to write that much about cameras but man since I got the Leica my life it’s far from being easy. Let me elaborate on this. Nothing. Let me repeat that. NOTHING surpasses mechanical focus when you want to focus manually I was a … Continue reading Leica is dead … Hail to the king Fuji!
I wanted to make this post with audio but I’m starting a cold. My nose was running all day yesterday, and I feel that my throat is getting scratchy … So here I am, writing again. I’ll try to make it short and sweet because my head doesn’t feel all that great either. This Sunday … Continue reading A look back
This is the never ending story. Seriously. One day I’m kind of liking what I see, then I mess around with the curve, or the hue, or whatever you can imagine … and there you go, some other look that I’m kind of liking now … This is getting out of hand. Anyway, there are … Continue reading Lightroom preset … Back at it!
Well, I keep experimenting with the DNG files of the M Typ 262. This time I processed some photos from my last shoot. Actually these photos are a bit older (couple weeks I think) than the ones from the previous posts. I just haven’t come around to process them since I was not really happy … Continue reading M for More … testing
I like to create presets in Lightroom for every camera I have. Nothing that might give me the photo finished but as a way to approach the RAW file to a look I like and then fine tune it from there. When i purchased the Leica M Typ 262 (used on eBay for a good … Continue reading Leica M262 … Working those DNG files
Yeah! Now with sound. I’m trying here a new format for the blog posts. Nothing original at all, I actually stole the idea from Daniel Milnor over at Shifter. Anyway, just keeping in the line of simplicity and carrying a camera with you all the time here is the “new format”. It is my first … Continue reading And now with audio! … Say whaaat?! – The GR Files #1
Saturday afternoon. Alone at home. Just killing time till I have to jump in the shower. I’m going to a photography exposition here in SF (San Francisco), about photography and skateboarding. Never been a hard core skater, I have gone through couple of boards back on my day but at some point I parted ways … Continue reading Carrying a camera with you pays off