The River Lens: A Story of a 50mm Summilux, M3 and the Yosemite Landscape

For years Yosemite was my home—three years to be exact. It was in Yosemite where my love for film began. I pretty much left digital behind for my personal work. Being limited to a couple rolls made me a more intentional photographer. Since I wasn’t taking as many shots, I also spent less time behind a camera which allowed me to truly experience what I was photographing. Experience is essential when you’re surrounded by that kind of beauty.

The Leica CL: First Impressions

We received our Leica CL a few days ago in our Rancho Mirage store, and I decided to take it out and run it through it's paces. Read my first impressions here!

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for something new for that photography enthusiast in your life? Or maybe that person is you! Look no further than the Camera West Holiday Gift Guide!

21 Nov   

Instant Prints with New Fujifilm Instax Cameras & Printers

Announcing the new Instax SP-3 Square printer and Instax SQ10 in White!

25 Oct   

Announcing the Sony A7R III & 24-105mm F4 G OSS

Announcing the new Sony A7R III & 24-105mm G OSS Lens for full frame sony mirrorless!

25 Oct   

Fujifilm Rebates are Back!

Save on Fujifilm GFX Bodies and Lenses & Fujifilm XF Bodies and Lenses!