Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Bièvres Photo Fair: Leica M body prices soar

Another Bièvres Photo Fair bites the dust and Mike discovered that Leica M camera bodies are rising faster than inflation

Four good reasons and one barely adequate justification to shoot with a rangefinder

Why does the rangefinder, as a design, persist into the modern era? There are actually five reasons.....

Leica M10-D: Handling and Fotos

Getting to grips with Leica's new screenless M10-D and using the Fotos app

Street photography in East London’s Brick Lane

The first of two articles in which Kevin takes his Leica X1 and X Vario cameras to Brick Lane for some street photography and discovers its rich street art culture.

Bentley boys and girls come out to play

Bentley and Brooklands were almost synonymous during between the two great wars. So where better to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the marque? Mike goes to find out, complete with picnic hamper

FujiFilm X20: The unique retro travel camera still impresses

Jason discovered an old flame lurking in a second-hand camera shot. And the unique X20 still impresses…..

Krka National Park, Croatia

The beautiful countryside of Croatia's Krka National Park caption on my Leica X Vario

Hot-rod Girls: Never say never

Unaccustomed as I am to photographic bling, my outrageously processed shot of the hot-rod girls has proved a hit with competition judges. I probably won't do it again, but never say never

1957 Agfa Ambi Silette: Quality is for life

Jason went shopping for an old SLR but came back with something he had never imagined. The Agfa Ambi Silette as turned out to be a remarkably good buy.

Keeping over-exposure under control

Does film cope better with highlights? Does digital bring more recovery potential from underesposed areas. It's a complex issue but we reached a conclusion