Freycinet: Where in the world is this wonderful natural resource?

An island the size of Sri Lanka, a host of natural wonders, including a magnificent place by the name of Freycinet, half a million souls and dangling 250 km south of the world’s sixth largest country. Where in the world is Faycinet?

L2 Technology partnership and L-Mount Alliance: Panasonic draws the line between the two

Panasonic draws the line between the L-Mount Alliance and the specific Leica-Panasonic L2 Technology partnership...

Panasonic Lumix S5 II announced with hybrid phase-detect autofocus capability

The new Lumix S5 features phase-detect autofocus for the first time on a Panasonic interchangeable-lens camera. It will come in two versions, the S5 II and the video-centric S5 II x which will arrive later in 2023.

Panasonic Lumix S5 Mark II to be announced on January 4

Panasonic's rumoured S5 Mark II will be launched at 3 pm GMT on Wednesday, January 4. It will bring phase-detect autofocus to the S line for the first time...

Leica CL: A reluctant goodbye but it’s now time to look to the future

Leica's APS-C range is dead. The CL and TL are no more. So is it time to stop mourning and look to the future? Mike thinks so...

New from Leica: Cameras coming in 2023 and 2024

As we come to the end of the year. Mike takes a look at what new cameras we can expect from Leica in the next two years...

Goodbye Leica X2, hello Panasonic Lumix GX9

When the trust old Leica X2 gave up the ghost, where to turn. Jean Perenet has migrated to the similarly sized Panasonic Lumix GX9, swapping APS-C for micro four-thirds along the way...

Leica and Panasonic’s new joint-venture mirrorless camera

As Panasonic withdraws from development of cheaper compact cameras, a new mirrorless camera is being developed in cooperation with Leica...

Choosing the best camera for black-and-white photography

If you want the most satisfying experience in shooting black-and-white images, better go for a dedicated monochrome sensor. But what are the best choices outside the Leica camp?

Leica D-Lux 7 Bathing Ape X Stash Limited Edition

Leica's latest special edition comes with the imprimatur of a street clothing company and a graffiti artist. It also has the longest name in the history of Leica cameras, Danish Royal Wedding included...