Jan 102011
Leica Lens Review: 35mm Summicron f 2.0

Small, Simple, & Pre-ASPH Standing on a balcony outside of the Magnum Office’s in New York, Tina Ruisinger photographed Inge Morath and  her Leica M6.  The beat up hood of the 35mm Summicron, made me wonder, why the most famous pictures were taken with equipment that looks like it went through a war?  I wanted [more...]

Dec 292010
Venice, After Dark

Looking In Dark Corners After dinner, when the city is mostly closed, the empty streets are a night photographer’s dream.  Greens and oranges flood the canals as the blue sky gives way to the blackness of a Venetian evening.  Even during the off season Venice is a busy place.  It can be challenging to find [more...]