Sunday, July 21, 2019

Senior Moments: When you no longer wish to schlepp the big system

Is your photographic gear weighing you down? Are you in the mood (again, perhaps) to downsize to a lighter system? Read on....

Kindle Gets Bookerly: Finally, a typeface that makes reading a pleasure

John Brownlee, writing in Fastcompany says that Kindle finally gets typography that doesn't suck. I agree. Bookerly totally transforms the Amazon Kindle...

iPhone Stand: At last, a light, thin folding stand for smartphones

On the face of it, it's a simple quest: Find the perfect portable stand for a smartphone. Yes it is easier asked than done. Now Mike has found the perfect candidate and bought three just to be on the safe side....

Adapter Lore: Which is best for your camera?

There is great interest in using third-party lenses on some modern digitals, particularly mirrorless offerings from the likes of Sony and Fuji. Leica M lenses are probably the iconic choice but there are endless permutations of lenses and cameras. All this is possible by using lens adapters to convert mounts to work with other manufacturers' lenses.

Review: Billingham 72, single-camera bag for Leica Q, Sony RX1 and more

No sooner had I finished reviewing the new Billingham Hadley One system bag when along came something quite different. The Billingham 72,...

FOTOS now supports Leica Q2

Leica Q2 owners can now enjoy all the facilities of the Leica FOTOS application with the latest version which is now available for download (which is automatic if you had the previous version on your device)

In-camera charging: Leica misses out on an essential feature

Are you a fan of in-camera battery charging? I believe it is now a must-have feature for all cameras. Have your say....

Review: Artisan & Artist Leica half case

Last week I reviewed Paul Glendell's range of Classic Cases for Leicas.  Today it's the turn of Japanese designers, Artisan &...

Leica M10: The world’s lightest and cheapest camera system bag

Surprise surprise. A little bag I've had in a drawer for years turns out to be the