English Gentleman

mickyates B&W, Leica, London, Photography, Street photography, Uncategorized, United Kingdom Leave a Comment

A couple of weeks ago, I attended my first Leica Akademie event – and it won’t be the last.  A small group of us were in Soho and Chinatown, London, practising street photography. I decided to use a single lens on the Leica M9-P – the Noctilux 50mm F/1.0. A classic lens – and somewhat scary to use as it …

iPhone street photography

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Been working on a new gallery for my work – using smugmug. I use all the usual “suspects” – flickr, 500px, red bubble, behance. But I decided that I wanted something completely “mine”, and smugmug seemed to provide a good answer. It is not perfect, as it doesn’t have a native blog capability. But in all other regards I can’t fault it. Let …