Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Monochrom v B&W conversions from M9

Since I got the Monochrom last Saturday everyone asks why buy a black and white camera when monochrom conversions from colour cameras are "just...

Leica M Monochrom arrives

For months I have been lusting over an M Monochrom and yesterday my pestering of dealers paid off. Len at Leica dealer R.G.Lewis found...

George James: Stunning London photography

Yesterday on an excursion to one of my favourite Leica dealers, Red Dot Cameras in Old Street, I met George James who, like me,...

Macfilos Photo: Last week’s roundup

In Macfilos Photo last week: Sony RX100 to get tilting screen and EVF In-camera charging: What's all the fuss? Agfa Silette: Back to life after 50 years Leica...

Leica M and the mystery of the missing accessories

Leica Camera AG, like some supreme being, moves in mysterious ways and its wheels grind exceeding slow. Nine months after the...

Leica X Vario: The last word

I have had a lot to say about the new Leica X Vario, the expensive fixed-lens camera with an ever-so-slow aperture range....

Agfa Silette: Back to life after 50 years

My first camera was a 1963 Agfa Silette which was my pride and joy and cost £25, now equivalent to £500. As I wrote...

In-camera charging; what’s all the fuss?

Every time I read a review of a camera featuring in-camera charging I find the manufacturer roundly criticised for not including an external charging...

Sony RX100 to get electronic viewfinder?

Sony's little gem, the successful RX100, is to get a tilting screen and a hotshoe. Could this mean it will also have an accessory...

Is this the next mini Leica?

Panasonic's new LF1 is a canditate for Leicaisation. Read more on MacFilos Photo.