Monday, February 17, 2020

Leica Q2 arrives at Macfilos

14
Mike gets his hands on his very own copy of the new Leica Q. Here are the initial impressions as the camera is unboxed for the first time

Photographers’ playground at Whitby steampunk festival

24
Never a dull moment in Whitby. From Dracula and Goths to steam punk, there's lots to exercise your shutter at this North Yorkshire seaside resort

Street photography and the Leica rangefinder

22
What we now call 'street' has been a part of photography since the earliest days. In the past ten years it has been repackages as a genre

Under £500 for a 75mm f/1.25 light monster. Is it for real?

28
Thinking of buying the £10,250 Leica 75mm Noctilux. Just for a moment, perhaps? But what about £450 for this 7Artisans look-similar. Is it worth a punt?

Leica M10 Monochrom compared with the M10-P

25
Tom had the opportunity to spend a month with a prototype version of the new Leica M10 Monochrom. His photo comparisons with the M10-P are suppliemented by two photo series completeed in his work as a professional photographer.

Sony RX100 VI: AP compact camera of the year

7
AP magazine has chosen the Sony RX100 Mark VI as its compact camera of the year. And with good reason, as we found out....

First Impressions: Leica IIIf after sixty years

2
My new Leica baby is this venerable IIIf "red-dial" screw-mount rangefinder. I've long wanted to dip into the collectibles market ...

Leica Q2: The joys of crop-to-zoom

9
Crop to zoom is a gimmick, right? But these prints from the Leica Q2 are enough to change our view

Fuji X-E1 Impressions: Using with Leica lenses

2
UPDATE: See also Leica lenses in Bavaria Over the past couple of years there has been enormous interest in using manual-focus lenses...

Film Mania: Olympus PEN-F and Mju-1 on the starting grid

15

Mike is inundated with film cameras to try. But the Leicas are currently playing second fiddle to a couple of interesting little Olympus cameras picked up at the Biévres Photo Fair......