Took a new digital Leica (Huawei Mate) to Florida for drivebys & still shots.
It’s a smartphone, and smartphones are now the only kind of digital camera I use — the other is an old iPhone, which I use with Hipstamatic.
The phone’s dual lens camera with all-manual settings had much promise. And these images do, admittedly, get the “Leica look.” It’s also there to get shots I’d normally miss, because I keep the phone with me all the time.
However, there’s still something unsatisfying to me about most digital imagery. Looking at the results afterward, I realize that I still prefer film over this. And Hipstamatic on an old iPhone is just about the only digital camera tech that can do it for me …