Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Sigma Art L-Mount lenses offer outstanding performance for the price

Sigma's new Art lenses for L-Mount offer fantastic value for money when compared with equivalent Leica SL lenses. But are they worth buying?

From Wetzlar with UPS

A parcel from Wetzlar? What could it be. Cue: Imagination run riot.

Leica Summers: An alternative view

Could this be the Andy Summers editiont that didn't see the light of day. Leica Rumors asks which we prefer — prototype or finished product.

Leica Monochrom Andy Summers Signature Edition

Here's a chance to bag an Andy Summers special Leica Monochrom and a matching Fender guitar. At a price....

Leica opts out of Photokina

Leica, along with Nikon and Olympus and others, will not be exhibiting at Photokina in 2020. It isn't the first time Leica...

Phoebe, the grand old lady of Terrigal

What's an old girl to do? Bellow, sleep, eat and give the humans a runaround. I deserve it. I'm old.

Magical mystery tour of villages, byways and Bugattis

I didn't know where I was going. i'd forgotten. So I input the postcode and set out on a magical mystery tour of the south-west Midlands. Along the way I met a Bugatti or two....

Leica to establish computational imaging centre in California

Leica has bucked the downward trend in the camera industry, achieving a modest growth of seven percent. The company is now tackling the "second digital revolution" by establishing a centre of excellence in Silicone Valley.

Munich Olympics 1972 Crisis: How I became the only photographer in the village

After a decade of dodging bullets in war zones, Don thought the 1972 Munich OIympics would be strenuous but fun. He got more than he bargained for....

Panasonic 24-70 S Pro: How it stacks up against Leica’s Vario-Elmarit-SL and the Lumix...

How does Panasonic's new 24-70mm Lumix S Pro zoom compare with the Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm? On paper, the new Lumix offers a good deal.