Posts Tagged ‘Voigtlander’

00L: A Field Review of the Voigtlander Bessa L

November 26, 2010 2 comments

I have named the Voigtlander Bessa L OOL because if James Bond was a lomo photographer this is the camera Q would hook him up with. Not because this is a small crappy plastic camera but because the Bessa L is a small clever camera. This camera is so clever because it’s so simple. For those of you who aren’t familiar with this camera it’s a Leica rangefinder meets a Holga and it packs what we like most about the two together.

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COSINA CO., Ltd. Joins the Micro Four Thirds System Standard Group

August 26, 2010 Leave a comment

Today Cosina announced availability of a 25mm f0.95 for micro four thirds.  Seems like another good reason to throw down your zooms and man up.  It’s definitely more interesting than the low-level “L” zooms that Canon shooters are no doubt wetting themselves over.  More info to follow.

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PTC has seen the light!

May 24, 2010 2 comments

The weekend has come and gone again but something about this one was different.  Dr Dragon and I set out on our normal street shooting adventure when we encountered something we hadn’t planned for.  Needless to say we will be forever changes by this experience.  What kind of event could be so epic?  If you’d like to find out keep reading.

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Voigtlander Apo-Lanthar 90mm SLII

May 21, 2010 Leave a comment

Do you like macro?  Do you live in Europe?  Can you speak German?  Then you’ll like this.  Voigtlander has announced availability and pricing on the 90mm SLII.  This lens will deliver a satisfying 1:3.5 magnification.  Available in Canon, Nikon and Pentax it will retail for about $799.  Guess us Americans will just have to wait.  Here’s the link to Voigtlander,  Germany for more info.

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Review posted! Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SLII

May 17, 2010 4 comments

Here it is.  The moment you’ve been waiting for.  The readers choice lens review is published.  As always comments are open and encouraged.  To get in on the action hit the link.

40mm f/2 review

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Upcoming review: Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SLII

May 17, 2010 Leave a comment

The readers have spoken.  We let you choose the next lens review and you picked this little gem.  Our full field review will be posted shortly.  Stay tuned.

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PTC public service announcment

May 16, 2010 Leave a comment

We’re doing something no other photo website or blog has done before.  You get to choose the lens we review next. Phil Askey don’t love ya like we do!

Sorry polling has ended

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