Tuesday, June 18, 2019

APS-C Fixed Lens Duo: Ricoh GR v Leica X2

Two fixed-lens APS-C cameras, one from Germany, one from Japan. Both have an enviable reputation as travel companions.

Street photography in East London’s Brick Lane

The first of two articles in which Kevin takes his Leica X1 and X Vario cameras to Brick Lane for some street photography and discovers its rich street art culture.

The 50mm focal length is garbage, OK? Wide talk ruffles a few traditionalist feathers

Is the 50mm focal-length prime now a relic, even garbage? We look at Chris Gampat's love of the wide, wide world

Six cameras easy to carry anywhere

Fixed lens cameras make great travel companions. But which are the best you can go for?

Japan: People, places and moments

People, places and moments in Miyama, Japan

Photo competitions: Make the most of your pictures

Entering competitions can be a rewarding and even lucrative pastime. Here's how to make more of your photography

Leica SL price plummets

Leica's trade-in scheme knocks £1,300 off the price of the SL body. It's a discount in all but name......

What a fool says he

We've all done some silly things in our time. But this one takes the biscuit in my book....

7Artisans 55mm f/1.4 TL unboxing

Unboxing the 7Artisans 55mm f/1.4 TL and taking the new toy for walkies, attached to the Leica CL

Is this the least expensive native L-mount lens for your Leica CL?

What do you get for £139 if you are in the market for an f/1.4 prime for your Leica CL? Quite a lot, as it happens....