Posts Tagged ‘Leica User Forum Book’

Karl Georg Wolf’s Photos

Eastside gallery 3 by Karl Georg Wolf

A serious Leica enthusiast with a photo featured in the ‘Leica User Forum Book’, Karl Georg Wolf shoots like a pro and presented are a selection of his photos Earlier this week an interview with Karl Georg Wolf was featured along with his powerfully straightforward image of the dilapidated Palace of the Republic in Berlin awaiting [...]

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Karl Georg Wolf Interview

Palast der Republik by Karl Georg Wolf

A dyed-in-the-wool Leica fan and a brilliant photographer, this serious enthusiast from Germany shoots like a pro! To say that Karl Georg Wolf is a Leica fanatic is a bit of an understatement. He shoots exclusively with Leica cameras including an SL2, R7, R9, M2, M6, Digilux 2 and a shiny new M9, and his Leica optical [...]

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Laurent Hunziker: A Musician’s Ear and an Artist’s Eye

Landscape winning photo

This is Laurent Hunziker’s winning photo from the ‘Leica for AICR’ Landscape photo contest hosted on Leica’s page on Facebook. The photo is featured on Leica’s profile picture on Facebook this week as part of the efforts to raise awareness about AICR and the ‘Leica User Forum Book‘. Each week during July there is a different themed [...]

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Mugur Varzariu Interview, part 2

Thinking by Mugur Vărzariu

Here is part two of the interview with Mugur Vărzariu who embodies the definition of a compassionate photographer: “I only press the shutter release when I can help my subjects.” Mugur Vărzariu’s winning photo for the ‘Leica for AICR’ People photo contest hosted on Leica’s page on Facebook was featured on Leica’s profile picture on Facebook [...]

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Steve Unsworth: The Empathetic Enthusiast

Steve Unsworth

Steve Unsworth has been shooting pictures since his teens, but he didn’t really get serious about photography until he acquired his first Leica in the 1990s. A committed Leica enthusiast with considerable talent, he modestly describes himself as a “competent” photographer. “I take photographs for myself,” he explains, “and when others like what I do that’s [...]

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Mugur Vărzariu winner of the ‘Leica for AICR’ People Photo Contest

'Leica for AICR' Winning People photo by Mugur Vărzariu

This is Mugur Vărzariu’s winning photo from the ‘Leica for AICR’ People photo contest hosted on Leica’s page on Facebook. The photo was featured on Leica’s profile picture on Facebook during the week of July 5 as part of the efforts to raise awareness about AICR and the ‘Leica User Forum Book‘. Each week during July [...]

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Travel Editor’s Choice from the Leica User Forum Book

Legs on a Train by Sam Wells

The Legs on a Train by Sam Wells was selected as the Editor’s Choice for the Travel chapter of the ‘Leica User Forum Book’ A frequent aim of mine is to photograph anything that others can’t or won’t. Sometimes I succeed. In selecting my ‘editors choice’, Legs on a Train is a stand out winner using [...]

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Andy Barton: Silver Linings in the Clouds

Andy Barton

Andy Barton: His Leica photography is classic and elegant, a welcome antithesis to “in your face” photojournalism Andy Barton is the UK moderator for the Leica User Forum, an accomplished photographer who considers himself a “keen amateur.” He derives “great pleasure” from creating iconic landscapes and “non-invasive” pictures of people, and has been shooting for [...]

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Bill Palmer: Diehard Leica Fan with a Big Heart, part 2

The Cup by Bill Palmer

Help raise funds for AICR by following Leica on Twitter! We are donating €0.50 for every new follower to our account, @leica_camera. Upon reaching 10,000 followers by Friday, July 9, an additional €1,000 will be donated to AICR! Today is the deadline – please follow @leica_camera. Combining his passion for Leica plus compassion for others, [...]

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Bill Palmer: Diehard Leica Fan with a Big Heart, part 1

Bill Palmer

Help raise funds for AICR by following Leica on Twitter! We are donating €0.50 for every new follower to our account, @leica_camera. Upon reaching 10,000 followers by Friday, July 9, an additional €1,000 will be donated to AICR! When it comes to combining his passion for Leica with compassion for others he literally wrote the [...]

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People Editor’s Choice from the Leica User Forum Book

The Piano Player by Coos Hamburger

The Piano Player by Coos Hamburger was selected as the Editor’s Choice for the People chapter of the ‘Leica User Forum Book’ As the person responsible for this section of the book I knew that I was going to have to choose one photograph that would represent, for me at least, the best of what [...]

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Leica for AICR Inspired by The Leica User Forum Charity Book 2010

Leica for AICR

“We simply wanted to showcase the talent of the photographers on the forum, whilst simultaneously raising money for a good cause,” said Bill Palmer of the idea he shared on the International Leica User Forum last year. “The response was overwhelming, both in the number and quality of images submitted from contributors worldwide.” One year [...]

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