Monday, January 20, 2020

My L-Alliance: What’s in the bag?

Gear rich, time poor. Sometimes it's a struggle to get out and use the gear sitting in the camera bag. Jason took his Panasonic Lumix outfit to work with him and snapped an eclectic bunch of pictures

Lever thumb rest for Leica M10-D’s secret admirers

Always wanted the screenless wonder, the Leica M10-D, but would suffer screen withdrawal symptoms? Go cold turkey with this new faux advance lever which doubles as a thumb rest.

iPhone is a breakthrough hand-held computer

Twelve years ago the iPhone was launched to a mixed reception. Yet it represented a revolution which had totally transformed the cellular phone and has made the hand-held computer universal. It's importance cannot be underestimated.

Apple Watch 5: Resistance is futile

After a lifetime of Swiss watch fandom, I've defected to the smartwatch. Goodbye, good and faitthful mechanical servant, hello tomorrow — with a dollop of beneficial health monitoring thrown in.

Procrastinating all the way to the trash can

The Most Dangerous Typing app will eat your words if you don't keep typing. It's not the app for the avid procrastinator as Mike finds out....

Wetzlar camera auction on October 5 — catalogue available

The first Wetzlar Camera auction, organised by world-renowned expert and local dealer, Lars Netopil, takes place on October 5, 2019.

Arte di Mano for Leica Q2: A premium halfcase for a premium camera

If you want the best and have a deep wallet, the Arti di Mano leather half-case is the perfect complement for Leica's new Q2 camera.

Apple: Wearables will overtake iPad and Mac by 2021

Wearables are becoming ever more important to the tech giants, including Apple. It's a rapidly growing sector which will improve out lives.

Billingham launches new Hadley Pro 2020 system bag

Billingham's much-loved Hadley Pro has been upgraded with new features and a "2020" design label. Frequent travellers will appreciate the new rear strap to attach to luggage.

Classic Cases half-case for Leica Q2

The Classic Case tailored for the new Leica Q2 is available. It's hand-crafted in Scotland, built to last and is something of a rare bargain these days.