Saturday, January 16, 2021

Working with invisible light: Infrared photography with the M10 Monochrom

How the Leica M10 Monochrom opens up exciting possibilities in the field of infrared photography. Claus takes us on to a new spectrum in the cities, forests and mountains of Germany

Swiss Roll: These 70-year-old snaps now have a worldwide audience. The hunt is on

William's photographs developed after 70 years have created worldwide interest. Who are these people who seemed to have enjoyed such a blissful holiday in Switzerland and Italy in the early 1950s? Why did they take such good pictures and then not develop the film? The mystery grows and it has been covered in media throughout the world...

Leica SL2-S: First impressions

Jonathan reports on his pre-launch experience with the new "fast" Leica SL2-S with its 24MP sensor, image stabilisation and advanced video features.

S for Speed: Leica’s new SL2-S will please both videographers and photographers

The new Leica SL2-S majors on video but will appeal to stills photographers with the new 24MP sensor and image stabilisation

Leica joins with Capture One for SL2 and S3 tethered shooting

Leica announces cooperation with Capture One to enable tethered shooting for SL2 and S3 cameras.

Swiss Roll: Latest update on our 70-year-old mystery film

William Fagan's resurrected photographs found in an old camera have attracted world-wide attention. Who were the who people (and a dachshund) who set out from Zurich to drive to northern Italy in the Spring of 1951? The search continues...

Coronavirus: The empty seats of Melbourne

Lockdown in Melbourne, the epicentre of the Australian fight against the pandemic. This article charts the way in which the city tackled this major emergency. It was a case of empty seats, empty places...

Macfilos is just a hobby? Not this week, thanks to the Swiss Roll

Mystery photographs from 70 years ago: Left in a camera, undeveloped. Thanks to the BBC and an army of volunteers throughout Europe, we are homing in on the identity of the Munich couple and their dog...

The John Robert Young Leicas: A regretted decision to sell

Famous photo-journalist John Robert Young did something we have all done: He sold a cherished object and then regretted bitterly. Can we possibly find John's Leica M6 Classic and his M6TTL, both engraved with his name on the top-plate?

Leica UK stops sending cameras to Europe for repair from next week because of...

Uncertainty over Brexit trading arrangements with the EU leads Leica UK to suspend some camera repairs from December 3