Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Leica lenses on the new Panasonic Lumix S1

Thinking of buying the Panasonic Lumix S1 to replace your Leica SL, or perhaps as a vehicle for your M or SL/TL lenses. Initial results are encouraging.

Vintage cameras as fashion accessories

You're not dressed for the Forties unless you have a vintage camera around your neck. As Mike found out last weekend

The Leicas of Police Street

Image Mike Evans, Leica Q2 Whatever you do, don't overtake a Leica. This unmistakable Disco was found parked...

Panasonic Lumix S1: First impressions

Monkey business: The Panasonic S1 and 24-105 f/4 in full auto: Lazy photographers of the world unite....

Pressure in the full-frame mirrorless market

Competition is hotting up in the full-frame mirrorless market. The new Panasonic S1 offers fierce competition for Leica's elderly SL but at a bargain price. No red dot, though.

Leica Monochrom joins the discount club

More discounts on Leica rangefinders. Whatever next?

Kravitz Drifter: One for the rock n’ roll nomads

Here's one for the bank vault: The Kravitz Drifer Monochrome with wall to wall non-python snakeskin. £20,500 only.

Leica SL v Panasonic Lumix S1: Temptation for Leica fans

The new Panasonic Lumix cameras offer temptation to Leica users, but is it sensible to go for a used SL or a new Lumix S1 or S1R?

Photographica 2019: Seduced by a couple of blasts from the past

Photographica 2019: A good opportunity to meet friends, browse the tables and, if you are unwary, to be seduced by a couple of blasts from the past.

Game of Phones: What next for Leica’s Chinese partnership?

Will Huawei's fall from grace spoil the party for Leica's partnership?