Saturday, August 24, 2019

EISA Awards 2019: No Leica gongs but kudos for L-mount Alliance

Panasonic S1R is the best advanced full frame camera of 2019 and Sigma pulls off two major zoom lens accolades in EISA Awards

Macfilos: Tip on viewing images

There's a quick way to enlarge and scroll through images in a Macfilos photo feature...

Review: Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 ASPH

First look at the Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 by Jonathan Slack

Leica announces APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 lens

Another exciting prime comes to the L-mount Alliance family in the shape of Leica's 50mm APO-Summicron-SL.

The painful progress from film to digital photography

After a lifetime of professional photography, Don Morley was thrust into the digital deep end back in 2002. He survived and has found new enthusiasm.

Sigma 45mm f/2.8 DG DN lens for L-Mount: First impressions

Sigma's relatively inexpensive 45mm f/2.8 Contemporary lens is a fine addition to any Leica SL or Panasonic S1/R camera. It comes closer to Leica quality than the modest price tag would suggest.

Under £500 for a 75mm f/1.25 light monster. Is it for real?

Thinking of buying the £10,250 Leica 75mm Noctilux. Just for a moment, perhaps? But what about £450 for this 7Artisans look-similar. Is it worth a punt?

Land Rover Australia: Mud, mud, glorious mud

Land Rover launches in Australia were always tough affairs. But this one back in 1987 just got tougher and tougher as the mud rose and the cars sank....

Leica Q2 Firmware Update 1.1 tackles RAW-file issue

The new firmware for Leica's Q2 addresses the problem Lightroom users have experienced when attemting to process RAW files created with the Continuous Super Speed setting.

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.