Saturday, August 24, 2019

Leica: New compact system expected on April 24

Leica has promised journalists and members of the trade a "special highlight" at an event to be held in Berlin on...

Sony RX10 and A7r side by side: Surprise

This week I got my mitts on Sony's new RX10 super-zoom bridge camera for the first time. Up to this week...

Leica X Vario: An excellent performer

At last DxOMark has published test results for the Leica X Vario camera. The conclusion, reproduced here in Leicarumors:When announced, the Leica- X Vario...

Custom Cameras: The Imperial Canon

Bernard on his customised "Imperial Canon":These old Canon Rangefinders are like tanks –pun accordingly I guess. The Canon rangefinders of this era...

Contax gets one back on Leica M

Remember the man-behind-a-camera shot I took of Jo Phero at our photographic group's outing to the British Museum three weeks ago? The camera in...

Leica on the 100th birthday

The Guardian celebrated Leica's 100th birthday with a medley of thoughts from three of the paper's top photographers, Eamonn McCabe, Sean Smith,...

Photography Show: A take in black and white

Time was, before the WWW, when an annual exhibition was the only way to see everything in a particular industry―from cars...

Leica opens new London store in prime area

Leica's latest company owned store opened this evening in one if London's most prestigious shopping locations, Burlington Arcade off Piccadilly. Unlike...

Leica adds silver to X Vario line-up

Nearly a year after the launch of the controversial X Vario, Leica has announced a silver version to tempt buyers. There is...

Full-frame Olympus, just £50 or near offer

Enthused by Don Morley's endorsement of Olympus in the 1980s, I got to thinking of all the cameras I had owned,...