Friday, September 25, 2020

Dave Seargeant helps investigate a 143-year-old murder

Regular Macfilos author and Leica owner, Dave Seargeant, gives comfort to the grandson of Louis Staunton who was convicted of murder committed in south London in April, 1877. Find our more here...

Panasonic S5: The mini version of the S1?

We've been waiting over a year for news on Pansonic's smaller verison of the S1. Now we might have a name, the S5, and the prospect of a lighter L-Mount body begins to look promising...

Leica M10 and M10-D discontinued, 24-megapixel M10-P continues

According to the Red Dot Forum, Leica has officially disctontinued the M10 and M10-D. The M10-P continues as the sole 24MP camera in the range.

Freedom, the open road, an electric car and solitude in Salisbury Cathedral Close

The electric cat is unleashed as lockdown restrictions are lifted. and Mike reflects on his life with his Jaguar I-Pace. The quiet lawns of Salisbury Cathedral Close beckon the beast...

Brooklands emerges from lockdown lighter and better for it

After four months of lockdown, museums throughout Britain are again opening their doors. Mike paid a visit to his favourite haunt, Brooklands, Leica SL2 in hand.

Leica Update: A lot can still happen in 24 megapixels

There could be unexpected life left in Leica's 24MP sensors. And, just possibly, we could even see a new addition to the range.

Personality Type: Does it influence the cameras and lenses we choose to work with?

Does your personality influence the type of camera and lens you prefer to work with? Wayne takes a lighthearted look at the introvert and the extrovert when it comes to photographic style.

Leica M: Where next for the digital rangefinder?

The Leica digital rangefinder exists in a parallel universe to other cameras on the market. It appeals to a traditional user base and opportunities for radical changes are limited. What's next? When will we see the M11? Mike takes a guess

Leica M10-R: Knowing the value of everything

In the UK, the price for a Leica M body is now firmly established at £7,000-plus. Is this now acting as a disincentive, as a reminder to try something more competent at a third of the price?

Long-term review: The new Leica M10-R

Leica's high-resolution M10-R has been in the hands of Jonathan Slack for nearly a year. In that time he has come love the camera and is planning to buy one for keeps.