Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Goodbye Leica X2, hello Panasonic Lumix GX9

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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

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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

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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

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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...
APS-C L-Mount lenses

Leica has abandoned APS-C – three ways to go for lens owners

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Leica has abandoned their APS-C system with L-Mount. Many lenses are still around, also from Sigma. This review discusses if the Leica SL2, the Panasonic S1R or the Sigma fpL are useful cameras for the owners of APS-C L-Mount lenses.

Now the CL is pensioned off, where to go for a lighter alternative to...

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Since the first indications of the end for the Leica CL, Macfilos columns have been full of lament. How could Leica simply abandon APS-C...

Architecture Meets Sculpture in Black and White: the interplay of light and form

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Keith continues his journey into black-and-white photography and the relationships between architecture, sculpture and the interplay of light form...

What comes next for Leica and Panasonic?

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What can we expect from the new level of cooperation between Leica and Panasonic? Does it mean more cross-branded cameras and lenses or is to likely to concentrate on background technology?

Leica and Panasonic announce new strategic collaboration

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Panasonic and Leica are to work closely in future on developing the two company’s L-mount product range under the banner of L2 Technology…

Motor Cars on Main Street: How the Coronado vintage car rally adapted to the...

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Car rallies and vintage events were incidental casualties of the pandemic. But this Californian event found a novel way of keeping things moving...