DSCN5840NIKON E950 (19mm, f/3.9, 1/80 sec, ISO80)
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Never Say Never Again, First look at a small(er) sensor camera ( Sony RX100 )

DSC-RX100 (10.4mm, f/1.8, 1/500 sec, ISO125)

A picture of a cat? If you are a regular visitor of camera gear forums like dpreview you know that there is only one reason: Some serious testing of new gear. 😉

I always shot compact cameras beside my SLRs and DSLRs. My favorite small camera of all times was a Contax T2. Continue reading

The Art Of Traveling Light ( part I / Pre CLC Times )

DMC-FX100 (7.4mm, f/3.1, 1/320 sec, ISO80)
DMC-FX100 (6mm, f/2.8, 1/320 sec, ISO80)
As promised here are my experiences of my last vacation. The first one where I did not bring a DSLR and a punch of lenses. How was it? How does it feel when you encounter the perfect location in perfect light and your best gear sits at home?

Most enthusiastic photographers are gear heads. Continue reading