Monday, September 28, 2020

Leica Galerie Konstanz: The first year and into the future

Leica Stores and galleries are appearing in big cities throughout the world. But in Germany's "farthest corner", the Kostanz gallery is attracting visitors from the prosperous hinterland in Switzerland, western Austria, southern Germany and eastern France.

Locks Ajar: A trip to two favourite spots with old Hektor in tow

The locks are off and the prison door is slightly ajar. Time for a first trip in the Jaguar I-Page to two favourite locations and with a strange lens in the bag...

Porsche: Another famous German brand

John's love affair with his 1977 Porsche 911 2.7 litre: Twenty years of fettling with pride and a load of fun along the way...

Happy St George’s Day to all our readers

Happy St. George's Day! England's national day isn't celebrated in the same way that Scotland, Wales and Ireland remember their patrons. It's perhaps something we should pay more attention to.

Pounding the mean streets of Medway

Virus stops play at the many street festivals of the Medway towns in 2020. Regular photographer visitors are reduced to scouring their archives for something new....

Tomorrow: Join Leica’s free portfolio webinar

Here's your chance to join award-winning photographer Arteh Odjidja in his one-hour Leica Akademie webinar. It takes place between 11 am and noon (London time) on Thursday, 16 April 2020. Register now if you'd like to take part. It's free.

Thursday news roundup: And a few things to do during lockdown

Coping with the lockdown and some things you can do from the comfort of your own home....

Looking for a new set of wheels? Try this one for size and forget...

Fancy a four-seater monowheel car? If this one had taken off (in popularity, that is) we could all have been driving around on one wheel. Brooklands takes us back to the early 1930s and the wacky invention of Dr. J.A.Purves...

Life in Lockdown: Macfilosofers report from around the world

What are Macfilosiphers up to in these days of lockdown and abundant spare time? Mike scoops up a few differing views from around the world.

Konstanz: A bustling city is dying out

The Covid-19 emergency is changing lives throughout Europe and the world. Macfilos contributor Jörg-Peter Rau takes a look at the city of Constance in Germany, right on the border with neighbouring Switzerland.