The Nikon D3s

The Nikon D3s

As many of you know I shoot with three cameras.  My primary camera is my Leica M9.   I also shoot a FujiFilm x100 which is a fun camera if I want to take pictures of my food or just something light and simple to carry with me.   I also shoot my Canon 5DMKII for... Read more
40 Strangers

40 Strangers

One of my objectives at the Jay Maisel workshop was to shoot people…lots of them.    I stopped lots of people on the street everyday and shot their portrait and heard their stories.   I have posted a lot on here about photographing people and someone always says... Read more
The Jay Maisel Workshop

The Jay Maisel Workshop

I spent last week in New York City at The Jay Maisel Workshop.  Jay is a living icon and it was a privilege and honor to spend the week learning from him.  For those that don’t know Jay, he is a photographer born in Brooklyn, New York in 1931.   He studied at... Read more
Chinatown New York City

Chinatown New York City

Yesterday I went on a photowalk through Chinatown in New York City with a group of photographers from Google+… Today’s Configuration: Leica M9 with a Noctilux 50mm f/0.95 and a Summilux 35mm f/1.4. I like ‘NYC’ American Food… much... Read more
Open to critique

Open to critique

Tomorrow is the first day of the Jay Maisel Workshop.    We need to hand in 10 photographs to be openly critiqued by the group.  I imagine it will be a little unnerving as the group forms and we learn to be open and honest.   I spent hours this morning reviewing and... Read more
80 Blocks in New York City

80 Blocks in New York City

I think I probably walked 80 blocks today… I was out the door at 8:30 and walked all day long exploring NYC.  I forgot how much I love this city. Today’s Configuration: Leica M9 with a Noctilux 50mm f/0.95 and a Summilux 35mm f/1.4.  FujiFilm x100. The best way... Read more
En Route New York City

En Route New York City

A very long commute to New York City today…. 23.5 hours door to door! Today’s Configuration: Leica M9 with a Summilux 35mm f/1.4. I love the check in machines…it actually much faster now.   They still have someone helping you to use the machines but I... Read more