Tuesday, December 6, 2022

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...
APS-C L-Mount lenses

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

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...

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

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?

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

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...

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