Tucuman

I am currently travelling in the North West of Argentina. Though not a photography trip, I did take along my X1 to take a few...
I am currently travelling in the North West of Argentina. Though not a photography trip, I did take along my X1 to take a few snaps whenever possible. The heat today reached over 42 Celsius (we are entering Summer here) so any dark places was welcome to take a break from the pounding sun. (click on picture for high res) Leica X1 at 36mm, F4.0, 1/125, ISO400

Avenue de Rivoli

This is somewhat of an unconventional framing, and layers could have worked better. Yet, despite these shortcomings, I think this shot gives a great sense...
This is somewhat of an unconventional framing, and layers could have worked better. Yet, despite these shortcomings, I think this shot gives a great sense of what walking on Avenue de Rivoli on a Saturday afternoon feel like. (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Asph at F5.6, 1/180, ISO160

Business lunch

At Billy's, retired people are not welcome. They eat to slowly. (click on picture for high res) Leica X1 at 24mm, F4.0, 1/250, ISO400
At Billy's, retired people are not welcome. They eat to slowly. (click on picture for high res) Leica X1 at 24mm, F4.0, 1/250, ISO400

Shadows talk …

... and say that the photographer is about to get hit.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 24mm Elmarit at F2.8, 1/4000,...
... and say that the photographer is about to get hit.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 24mm Elmarit at F2.8, 1/4000, ISO160

A smoke on the terrace

Prohibited inside, smokers now gather on the terraces of Paris' coffees.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/1000,...
Prohibited inside, smokers now gather on the terraces of Paris' coffees.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/1000, ISO160

Opera lovers

In front of the Opera, the quiet music of love can often be heard. (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 35mm Lux...
In front of the Opera, the quiet music of love can often be heard. (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Apsh at F1.4, 1/125, ISO800

Hair or suit ?

Perhaps a good haircut is a much better investment than a nice suit.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 24mm Elmarit at...
Perhaps a good haircut is a much better investment than a nice suit.  (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 24mm Elmarit at F4.0, 1/500, ISO160