Tag: 90 tele-elmarit

  • 225 grams of tele sharpness

    225 grams of tele sharpness

    I’ve said it before, the Leica Tele-Elmarit 90/2.8, made in Canada, gets you a lot of tele sharpness in a tiny package with an even better weight: only 225 grams. While I lug my Noctilux to almost every wedding that I shot in the last year, on trips like these I truly appreciate the weight […]

  • Tuesday Travel: dinner on the beach

    Tuesday Travel: dinner on the beach

    Nothing beats cooking your own dinner on a deserted beach in the great outdoors. Just bring a small stove, a pot and some food. The view is the best and it’s for free. I just don’t remember where this was. It makes me think that putting a GPS in a camera isn’t such a terrible […]

  • Tuesday Travel: the lonely penguin

    Tuesday Travel: the lonely penguin

    At Magdalena island it is not so hard to frame a few penguins. Actually, it’s pretty hard to shoot a single one. Of all pictures we shot on that island, this is my favorite. And you know what? My wife shot it… Leica M9 with 90 tele-elmarit

  • Tuesday Travel: The opera house

    Tuesday Travel: The opera house

    While I’m not a big fan of shooting the highlights, you can’t miss the Opera House when you’re in Sydney. When I’m traveling, my credo is “don’t try to shoot the postcard images”, instead, do something else, or ignore the highlight at all. One day, I found the Opera House in front of a magnificent […]