Back to the past design mania: The newest Fujifilm X-Pro 2 and Olympus Pen-F (and all other rangefinder style cameras)

The Olympus Pen-F get a perfect 10 for itsglamour design. (M4/3 Image Captor Format)Is this the ultimate itineration of the past design trend in photographic equipment? We have seen many of those during the past years especially with mirror less new models of camera and even in the D-SLR garden with the Nikon DF or the … Continuer la lecture de Back to the past design mania: The newest Fujifilm X-Pro 2 and Olympus Pen-F (and all other rangefinder style cameras)

The Leica Syndrome

After more than a century the creation by Oscar Barnack of the Leica camera remains one of the biggest references in term of camera design in the photographic world.Leica 1 Model A (1930)It was not by far a perfect design and not even a good quality picture producer for its time. It was in fact … Continuer la lecture de The Leica Syndrome