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Hasselblad vs Mamiya 6

Hasselblad 501C vs Mamiya 6 Matthew Osborne Photography / @MrLeicaCom May 2016   Hasselblad 501C vs Mamiya 6 (Hasselblad 501C + 50mm, 60mm, 80mm, 120mm, 150mm lenses) (Mamiya 6 + 75mm lens) – Intro Firstly, sorry for the delay on … Continue reading

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Lights & Light Modifiers Compared

Lights & Light Modifiers Compared Matthew Osborne Photography / Mr Leica March 2016 Intro.. Lights I have collected quite a few lights and light modifiers over the last 5 years or so.  I would say it is my biggest weakness … Continue reading

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Hasselblad vs Mamiya RZ67

Hasselblad vs Mamiya RZ67 Pro II Matthew Osborne Photography / Mr Leica November 2015 I have owned my Mamiya RZ67 medium format film camera since summer 2013 but have only recently bought my Hasselblad 501C. Here is some more information … Continue reading

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Sony A7R vs Leica M9

Sony A7R vs Leica M9 My thoughts only, sorry no example images July 2015 I ran a model photography workshop in London on Saturday and the photographer brought along his full frame Sony A7R camera.  I often hear good reviews … Continue reading

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Size Matters – Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f1.4

Size Matters – Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f1.4 MC Matthew Osborne Photography As my photography ‘matures’ different things become important to me.  In the earlier years bigger was best.  I remember getting my first big lens, the Nikkor 80-200  f2.8 AF, … Continue reading

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Leica M9 vs Fuji XT1!

Leica M9 vs Fuji XT1! Matthew Osborne Photography I was teaching in the studio today and the photographer brought his Fuji XT-1 along to use.  I know many Leica photographers use Fuji cameras as a backup camera or as a … Continue reading

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Leica ASPH & APO lenses. Do we really need them?

Leica ASPH & APO lenses. Do we really need them? Matthew Osborne Photography Model shoot using vintage Leica pre-ASPH/ pre-APO and third party lenses For the September 2014 London Photography Workshop model shoot I decided to take the oppotunity to pack … Continue reading

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Leica Noctilux 50mm f0.95

Leica Noctilux 50mm f0.95 The legendary Leica Noctilux 50mm f0.95 is perhaps at the pinnacle of camera lens engineering and was released in 2008 to replace the already legendary Leica Noctilux 50mm f1.0. The f0.95 Nocti is the fastest brightest … Continue reading

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Leica Summilux ASPH 50mm f1.4

Leica Lux ASPH 50/1.4 ..and compared to Zeiss ZM Sonnar 50mm f1.5 Leica Summilux ASPH 50mm f1.4, a photo by MatthewOsbornePhotography_ on Flickr. Here are a few examples with my most expensive Leica M mount lens, the Leica Summilux ASPH … Continue reading

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Leica M Type 240 ..Any benefits over the M9?

Leica M Type 240 I suspect like many Leica M9 owners I have just been reading up on the newer ‘more advanced’ Leica M Type 240 (“Typ 240”). To give non-Leica users some background the Leica M9 was released in … Continue reading

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