Peter Karbe: Leica’s legendary lens designer takes a potter around London’s Mayfair

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A small group of enthusiasts had the pleasure of joining legendary Leica lens designer, Peter Karbe, on a photographic stroll through the streets of London…
Image from Bernhard Frei exhibition at Leica Galerie Konstanz, October 2023 until January 2024

How the Bernhard Frei exhibition shows what you could achieve with a Leica M11

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For the first time ever, German fashion photographer Bernhard Frei shows his personal work in an exhibition. The huge images in the Leica Galerie Konstanz are a proof of what the Leica M11 cameras can do. Open until 14 January, 2024!

Elliott Erwitt is honoured with the Leica Hall of Fame Award

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Elliott Erwitt, the New York-based photographer, has been honoured with the Leica Hall of Fame Award for 2023. His famous 'bulldog' image becomes the Leica Picture of the Year.

Lightroom London: David Hockney’s personal journey through sixty years of art

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David Hockney has long been one of my favourite artists and just couldn’t miss his new and unusual exhibition in London. “Bigger & Closer (not smaller & further away)” is an immersive visual experience which surrounds the visitor with Hockney themes tracing his work over sixty years.

Highlights of the October Wetzlar Camera Auctions

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Wetzlar Camera Auctions is owned by Lars Netopil of Classic Cameras, Wetzlar and Jo Geier of Mint and Rare, Vienna. They hold one auction...

Charlie Gray exhibition at the Leica Store Mayfair in London

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Twelve of Charlie Gray's epic portraits will be featured in an exhibition at the Leica Gallery in London from 14 September to 29 October. Find out more...
Image shows scene from the exhibition of Petra Gerwers at Leica Galerie Konstanz in the summer 2023.

Time Travelers: The remarkable exhibition of Petra Gerwers at Leica Galerie Konstanz

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Leica Galerie Konstanz is showing an exhibition with photos by German Artist Petra Gerwers until 7 October 2023. Why it is worth a visit and why you will have to read a lot.

Steampunk: The genre where posers are posers and photographers are loved

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Shy of asking if you can take pictures of interesting characters? If so, try visiting a Steampunk event where everyone is just waiting to meet your lens...

200 Pink Ladies and their tractors take to the roads of Suffolk

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Fundraising on the grand scale: Two hundred Pink Ladies of Suffolk trundle their tractors around the country lanes. But it's all in a good cause...

Leica, Linda, Mary, and Paul: spot the common denominator

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The McCartney family might be best known for their music, but they are also talented photographers. A new exhibition at the National Portrait gallery, by Paul McCartney, provides a unique, insider view of the early days of the Beatles.

Beer Can Racing: community, camaraderie and a splash of competition

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Beer Can Races are a midweek tradition for sailing clubs across the United States. They are short, casual races where the emphasis is just as much on having fun as on competing. They represent a great opportunity for novice sailors to learn and for amateur photographers to capture the action.

Bryan Adams: Classics at the Leica Gallery London

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In collaboration with CROSSOVER Hamburg, from 22 June to 31 August 2023, Leica Gallery London will present photographs by Bryan Adams in partnership with...

Motor Cars on Mainstreet: American motoring through a Leica lens

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Few local events attract as many visitors as Coronado’s annual car show: Motor Cars on Mainstreet. It’s a perfect opportunity to admire pristine examples...

L-mount Lumix S5 meets highfalutin Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH

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The L Mount Alliance has spawned an amazing catalogue of cameras and lenses from a variety of manufacturers. It provides for some interesting mixing and matching. Mike paired one of the cheapest full-frame S cameras from Panasonic with one of Leica's more expensive offerings, the £4,250 24-90 Vario-Elmarit...

Steve McCurry: World-famous photographer and photojournalist

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Steve McCurry, an award-winning photojournalist who brought the war in Afghanistan to the cover of National Geographic, was born on 23 April 1950. Yesterday...