Saturday, August 24, 2019

Review: Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 ASPH

First look at the Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 by Jonathan Slack

Panasonic Lumix S1 Review: On the road with a stack of L-mount and M-mount...

How does the new Panasonic S1 compare with Leica's four-year-old SL? Do all L-munt lenses perform well with the S1? What problems arise when using M-mount lenses on the Panasonic? Jono goes forth with the S1 and a staggering array of lenses.

Kipon, Sigma: L-Mount arrivals accelerate

In the nine months since the surprise announcement of the L-Mount Alliance we have seen big steps in the provision of both cameras and lenses to the new standard. Buyers are now almost spoiled for choice.

In-camera charging: Leica misses out on an essential feature

Are you a fan of in-camera battery charging? I believe it is now a must-have feature for all cameras. Have your say....

Rock n’ Roll: Choosing a strap that makes your camera lighter

What's the best strap to use with a large mirrorless or digital SLR? Mike has the answer.....

Stabilisation is now a box-tickers’ essential

DPReview has said that in future the absence of in-body stabilisation in a camera system will be regarded as a definite con. No longer is it seen as an option, it's definitely a necessity. Macfilos investigates....

Leica lenses on the new Panasonic Lumix S1

Thinking of buying the Panasonic Lumix S1 to replace your Leica SL, or perhaps as a vehicle for your M or SL/TL lenses. Initial results are encouraging.

Panasonic Lumix S1: First impressions

Monkey business: The Panasonic S1 and 24-105 f/4 in full auto: Lazy photographers of the world unite....

Pressure in the full-frame mirrorless market

Competition is hotting up in the full-frame mirrorless market. The new Panasonic S1 offers fierce competition for Leica's elderly SL but at a bargain price. No red dot, though.

Leica SL v Panasonic Lumix S1: Temptation for Leica fans

The new Panasonic Lumix cameras offer temptation to Leica users, but is it sensible to go for a used SL or a new Lumix S1 or S1R?