Posts Tagged ‘Leica MP’

Matt Stuart: Pedestrians at Photomonth

© Matt Stuart

A street photographer born in Harrow, North West London, in 1974, Matt Stuart has been shooting on the street with Leica cameras since 1996. Matt has been part of numerous solo & group exhibitions and was included in “Street Photography Now” published by Thames & Hudson in 2010. He is a member of the international [...]

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Greg Hunt: LET US ROAM

© Weston Colton

“LET US ROAM” is an ongoing short film series that shows stories about photographers, artists, filmmakers and musicians inside of the skateboarding culture. Ray Barbee, Arto Saari, Greg Hunt and Atiba Jefferson are all featured with their own film. We previously spoke to Ray and Arto about their roles in the project. Here we speak [...]

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Flore-Aël Surun: “Walk in the Beauty!” Part Two

© Flore-Aël Surun

“Walk in the Beauty!” (“Marche dans la beauté”) is an amorous correspondence between two photographers, Flore-Aël Surun and Pierre-Yves Brunaud. The first part of this interview can be read here. In this second chapter, Flore-Aël Surun – a French photographer born in 1975 and member of the Tendance Floue collective – traces her path on [...]

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Roger Coulam: Travelling Light

© Roger Coulam

For many years I carried around a huge backpack loaded with lots of things that I “might need.” The problem with this is that even the smallest bag or pack has the ability to act like Grannie’s magic handbag and can hold an incredible amount of “stuff.” The sides can be stretched, dividers cut, bent, [...]

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Daniel Zvereff: Meet The Stans

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Daniel Zvereff is a freelance designer, illustrator and photographer. He travels to the far corners of the world documenting his journeys through images and journals. Zvereff journeyed with a group of various skateboarders for the Meet The Stans video where the group traveled along the ancient Silk Road traversing China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Afghanistan. [...]

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Do-Hoon Kim: An Inspired Amateur’s Love Affair with Photography And Leica Camera

© Do-Hoon Kim

My name is Do-Hoon Kim. I was born in 1980 and I live in Korea. I work for a sports equipment importing business. I’m don’t really consider myself a professional photographer, but I love taking pictures and I do take commercial photographs for my company—they’re used in promoting the imported goods we sell. When I [...]

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José Antonio Martínez: Taking Photographs From Festivals To Morgues

© José Antonio Martínez

José Antonio Martínez graduated cum laude as an industrial designer from the Universidad Iberoamericana but has had a long career in photography. Martinez’s work is part of the collections of the Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle; of the Library of the University of Texas, Austin, United States, as well as The Manuel Alvarez Bravo Photographic Center in [...]

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Daniel Zvereff: Journals and Photographs of Uzbekistan

© Daniel Zvereff

Daniel Zvereff is a freelance designer, illustrator and photographer. He travels to the far corners of the world documenting his journeys through images and journals. Prior to entering Uzbekistan I was bombarded with all sorts of horror stories including rampant bribery, theft and corruption at the border. Interestingly enough, entering the country was the easiest [...]

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Daniel Zvereff: Journals and Photographs of Qualia

QUALIA by Daniel Zvereff

Traveling, for artist Daniel Zvereff, is the crux of inspiration. In 2006 he took a chance on Thailand, venturing solo at just 20 years old. Avoiding the ‘tourist itinerary’, he filled his days navigating the thick markets, talking to strangers, taking photos and beginning the first of his travel journals. Operating purely on mood, his [...]

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Andy Bond: A Tourist in His Own Town, Part Two

© Andy Bond

Andy Bond grew up in Ottawa and moved to Vancouver after college. For the past 14 years Andy has been working with the PHS Community Services Society helping a wide spectrum of people in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside neighborhood. Though he studied photography for two years in college, he spent ten years away from it and has only been [...]

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Andy Bond: A Tourist in His Own Town, Part One

© Andy Bond

Andy K. Bond is a freelance photographer based in East Vancouver, Canada. After dropping out of high school to work in a record store, Andy went back to finish his diploma and enrolled in a photography course that was offered. Andy went on to pursue further photography courses at his local community college, but wasn’t [...]

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Ryan Muirhead: Creating Images as Song Lyrics

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Ryan Muirhead grew up around film of a different sort; his father worked as a camera operator on movies and TV shows when Ryan was growing up and he himself worked as a camera assistant for a while. However, it wasn’t until he took his first picture in 2006 that the creative spark was lit [...]

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Krystian Maj: A Leica Guy In Every Sense of the Word, Part Two

Krystian Maj 2011

An emerging Polish photojournalist based in Warsaw, Krystian Maj, 34, works for Leica Camera in Poland, a position that has given him the opportunity to meet many fine photographers, and enhance his visual vocabulary by talking with them and studying their work. His personal creative mission: revealing the truth of social conditions by “shooting from [...]

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Krystian Maj: A Leica Guy In Every Sense of the Word, Part One

Krystian Maj 2011

A young Polish-born freelance photojournalist based in Warsaw, Krystian Maj, 34, works for Leica Camera in Poland. In his role as a photographer his mission is revealing the truth of social conditions by documenting significant events in Europe, especially in Poland and other post-Soviet states. Fluent in English, Polish and German with a working knowledge of [...]

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Roger Coulam: The Gift of a Leica

© Roger Coulam

I have worked professionally for eight years now and have used several different film and digital camera systems, but using Leica was always an aspiration though I could never justify the costs. Apart from that, I have learned the hard way that a top-end camera can become your master. Although they can give you an [...]

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