Hybrid Choices - Leica T (Typ 701)

Hybrid Choices - Leica T (Typ 701)
'Now I'm not going to pretend that it will be easy to be objective about my favourite ever camera, but I'll give it my best shot. And many I'm sure might be surprised to find the Leica T (Typ 701) included in a series of articles about hybrid cameras. However, it does shoot 1080 HD video, so it can be seen as an option for shooting stills and video.
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Leica T (Typ 701) at Stately Home - Busy!!

Leica T (Typ 701) at Stately Home - Busy!!
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We have just had a somewhat surprising mid-April heatwave and I've been taking full advantage of it. I've shot a lot of images and video over the past few days and I've got titles for about 10 articles based on that material. However no text as yet. One of the consequences of being a working photographer first and a blogger / reviewer second. However to hopefully keep your interest alive, this is an idea of what will feature in my upcoming posts.

  • 'Pro Workflow' comparison between Olympus OM-D E-M5 II and Sony A7II
  • Shooting Stock Video
  • Mobile Stock Photography / Smartphones as Stock Photography cameras
  • Some remarkable 4K footage with the Panasonic CM1
  • 4K Video grabs - Are they good enough for stock?
  • DSLR / Mirrorless / Smartphone workflow
  • Sigma DP2 Quattro becoming my Panoramic camera'
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Stock Photography - Leica T (Typ 701) 11-23mm and 55-135mm lenses in the Peak District.

Stock Photography - Leica T (Typ 701) 11-23mm and 55-135mm lenses in the Peak District.
'I love the sharpness across the frame, the lack of distortion and the overall look of the images I produce with them. It was actually a very hazy day, which can bring down the colour saturation, but the Leica T's rich colour has turned out some very attractive pictures. It does in fact look like a warm spring day, but in fact it was freezing cold with a biting wind. '
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