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Recent Photography and Leica News:

 

December 1, 2023:

Peachtree Street in Atlanta GA.
A photo from the street outside the Overgaard workshop villa in the embassy neighbourhood of Havana. Click to read more.

November 29, 2023:

Leica Noctilux got a new friend. The Hasselblad X2D shines with Leica glass in front of the sensor. Photos by Marc Wick.
Leica M9 Confessions - Sensor replacement, buying guide, shutter count, setting up a Leica M9 ... and more.

November 26, 2023:

Leica Noctilux got a new friend. The Hasselblad X2D shines with Leica glass in front of the sensor. Photos by Marc Wick.
Leica Noctilux got a new friend. The Hasselblad X2D shines with Leica glass in front of the sensor. Photos by Marc Wick.

Join the "New York in Monochrome Workshop" with Thorsten Overgaard:

November 23, 2023:


Thanksgiving offer: Save 33% on the Silver Necklace with a Leica replica "Always Wear A Camera" by Thorsten Overgaard.

October 28, 2023:

Leica M11-P and new uniform design Leica 28mm Summicron-M f/2.0. Read more here.
Leica M11-P and new uniform design Leica 28mm Summicron-M f/2.0. Read more here.

October 22, 2023:


When is the Leica SL3 coming?

October 19, 2023:

A Leica M11-P version has Leica engraved on the top plate.
The history of the Leica P models and the Leica M11-P.

October 13, 2023:


The legendary 50mm ELCAN and the new remake of it. Review and sample photos by Thorsten Overgaard.

October 9, 2023:

Leica M with built-in electronic viewfinder. Preview by Thorsten Overgaard.
Leica M with built-in electronic viewfinder. Preview by Thorsten Overgaard.

September 27, 2023:


Famous Leica Users. Mary McCartney, Bert Hardy, Sean Lennon and more added - Click to read story.

September 27, 2023:


New York Special Classic Black & White Photography Workshop. Limited spaces.

September 24, 2023:


Leica 75mm Noctilux vs Leica 50mm Noctilux. Click to read more.

September 21, 2023:

Join the Overgaard Workshop in Atlanta on December 2-4, 2023. Click to read more.
Join the Overgaard Workshop in Atlanta on December 2-4, 2023. Click to read more.

September 19, 2023:


The Story Behind That Picture: The Clash - Click to read story.

September 6, 2023:


New article and video review of the Leica 50mm Summicron-SL ASPH f/2.0 (and a talk about the Light Lens Lab 50mm ELCAN and the DJ-Optical 75mm f/1.25).

August 21, 2023:


New Leica M9 Masterclass Video with 65-page PDF workbook and newer before seen articles.

August 17, 2023:

How to focus the Leica M. ... and a brief history of photography through 150 years. Click to read.more...
How to focus the Leica M. ... and a brief history of photography through 150 years. Click to read.more ...

Things that might interest you now that you are here : Leica M11 review and user report / Leica Q3 / Leica SL2 User Report and Review / Leica M6 / Leica Q2 / Leica M10 / Leica M10-P / Leica M9 / Leica TL2 / Leica M 240 / Leica M 246/ Leica Q / Leica CL / Leica Serial Numbers / The Story Behind That Picture / Books by Thorsten Overgaard / Photo Extension Courses / "A LIFE WITH PHOTOGRAPHY" documentary featuring Thorten Overgaard / The Von Overgaard Gallery Store / Workshops and Masterclasses with Thorsten Overgaard / Leica 75mm Noctilux / Leica 90mm Summilux / "Always Wear A Camera" Ventilated Lens Shades / Magic of Light Photography Television hosted by Thorsten Overgaard / Get a free eBook /

Leica M11 review by Thorsten Overgaard: Leica M11 Mechanical vs Electronic Shutter"

August 8, 2023:


On the Road with von Overgaard August 2023. Click to see more.

July 31, 2023:


The Story Behind That Picture: "How movie film became 35mm film". Click to read.

July 15 2023:

The story behind that picture: "California is a beautiful space in time". Click to read more.
The story behind that picture: "California is a beautiful space in time". Click to read more.

         
  The Brand New Leica M11 Know-All-eBook by photographer Thorsten Overgaard  
         
 

 

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July 12, 2023:

Leica 35mm Summilux Review and history from 1960 to present. By Thorsten Overgaard. Click to read.
Leica 35mm Summilux Review and history from 1960 to present. By Thorsten Overgaard. Click to read.

July 7, 2023:


"What should I do with my photographs?" is the theme of today's article. Click to read more.

Review: All you need to know about the Leica Q3. Features and new functions. By Thorsten Overgaard from the Leica Q3 review.
Leica Q3 Review by Thorsten Overgaard

Photographer Thorsten Overgaard tell the story of the ventilated shade and why he designed his own for Leica and other brands to bring back classic style of the Leica Q3, Leica Summicron and more.
Photographer Thorsten Overgaard tell the story of the ventilated shade and why he designed his own for Leica and other brands to bring back classic style of the Leica Q3, Leica Summicron and more.

"Not feeling inspired?" The Story Behind That Picture by photographer Thorsten Overgaard.
"Not feeling inspired?" The Story Behind That Picture by photographer Thorsten Overgaard.

Leica M11 Review and user report by Thorsten Overgaard. Specifications. Sensor. USB-C. 60MP. Dual layer.
Leica M11 Review


A New York Photo Essay by Thorsten Overgaard.


What is Depth of Focus, and how to work it on the Leica Q3. Click to read.


How to edit photos from the Leica Q3. By Thorsten Overgaard


Leica M11 tips and tricks video by Thorsten Overgaard: "Oh no! My Leica M11 didn't take the photo" (but it did)

Leica Q3 camera review by photographer Thorsten Overgaard
The Leica Q3 review by photographer Thorsten Overgaard.

         
  The Brand New "This is Street Photography" Illustrated eBook and Video Masterclass by Thorsten Overgaard  
         
 

 

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Join the Carmel-by-the-Sea Workshop:

Carmel-by-the-Sea. © Thorsten Overgaard.
Carmel-by-the-Sea workshop 2023 with Thorsten Overgaard.


Photo Workshop in Copenhagen Denmark. Few spaces. Sign up now.


"On the road with Thorsten Overgaard" journal of May 2023 from Amsterdam. Click to read.


Setting up the menu on the Leica M11. Click to read more.

Preorder the Magnum strap for your Hasselblad X2D and Leica SL3:

Magnum camera strap for Hasselblad, Leiac S and Leica SL
The Magnum camera strap for Hasselblad, Leiac S and Leica SL

Video Classes on Photography by Thorsten Overgaard:

"The Art of Loving the Leica Q2" The Leica Q2 Know-All eBook
Leica Q2 & Leica Q2 Monochrom     The Leica M11 Know-All eBook by Thorsten Overgaard
"The Leica Q2 Know-All eBook"
and Leica Q2 Masterclass Video"
  New version: "The Leica M9"
video masterclass + Workbook
  "The Leica M11 Know-All-eBook" and
"The Art of Loving Leica M11" video class
         

April 24, 2023:


Leica M11 tips and trick with Thorsten Overgaard: How to remove Focus Peaking. Watch video here.

Amsterdam Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 11-12, 2023
Carmel-by-the-sea photo workshop with Thorsten Overgaard

Amsterdam Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 11-12, 2023
Milano photo workshop with Thorsten Overgaard

When is the Leica Q3 coming? Layla Bego out and about in San Francisco with the Leica Q2 Monochrom. © Thorsten Overgaard.
When is the Leica Q3 comiing? Click to read more.

April 23, 2023:

Amsterdam Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 11-12, 2023
Amsterdam Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 11-12, 2023

Paris Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 19-21, 2023
Paris Photo Workshop with Thorsten Overgaard, May 19-21, 2023

April 14, 2023:


March 31, 2023:

"A Fly on the Wall" video class on documentary photography by Thorsten Overgaard. Features stories of Thorsten Overgaard photographing up and personal:President Bill Clinton, HRH Queen Margrethe of Denmark, The Royal Family, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Juliette Lewis, John Legend, BECK .. and more.
New video class by Thorsten Overgaard on documentary photography. Buy now. Instant download.

The Artist's Guide to the Galaxy – Hot to make it as an artist by Thorsten von Overgaard
New eBook for preorder: "The Artist's Guide to the Galazy" by Thorsten Overgaard.

 

Books on Photography by Thorsten Overgaard:

Thorsten Overgaard: "A Little Book on Photography"     Thorsten Overgaard: "Composition in Photography" - The Photographer as Storyteller
"A Little Book on Photography"   "The Portrait Book - How to Make People Look Beautiful"   "Composition in Photography - The Photographer as Soryteller"
         

New Release March 11, 2023:

         
  The Camera Excellence Video Class by photographer Thorsten Overgaard  
         
 

 

"Photography is simple"

Thorsten Overgaard is one of the best to explain in simple terms how cameras works, and how to get excellent results.

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"Easy to apply, photography finally told so everyone can become an expert user"

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Explained by Thorsten Overgaard by using Leica Q2, Leica SL2, Leica M11, Leica M10 Monochrom, 35mm film cameras, Leica Digilux 2 and more.

 

 

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March 5, 2023:


Video on sharpness and how to best focus a lens. Click to watch.

February 23, 2023:

Leica 21mm Summilux and other Leica 21mm lenses. Video review and article.
Leica 21mm Summilux and other Leica 21mm lenses. Video review and article.

 

     
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"The Moment of Emotional Impact" - The history of Street Photography. Learn Photography with
Henri Cartier-Bresson, Elliott Erwitt,
Nick Ut and Thorsten Overgaard

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Thorsten von Overgaard is an award- winning Danish writer and photographer, specializing in portrait photography and documentary photography, known for writings about photography and as an educator.
Thorsten von Overgaard is a Danish-American multiple award-winning photographer, known for his writings about photography and Leica cameras. He travels to more than 25 countries a year, photographing and teaching workshops to photographers. Some photos are available as signed editions via galleries or online. For specific photography needs, contact Thorsten Overgaard via email.

You can follow Thorsten Overgaard at his television channel magicoflight.tv.

Feel free to email to thorsten@overgaard.dk for 
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"The Artist's Guide to the Galaxy" by Thorsten von Overgaard. How to make it as an artist.

 

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