Saturday, December 14, 2019

Under £500 for a 75mm f/1.25 light monster. Is it for real?

Thinking of buying the £10,250 Leica 75mm Noctilux. Just for a moment, perhaps? But what about £450 for this 7Artisans look-similar. Is it worth a punt?

Review: Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 ASPH

First look at the Leica APO-Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 by Jonathan Slack

L-Mount Alliance transforms lens map for Leica SL and CL/TL

The influx of new lenses for the L-Mount turns Leica's system into one of the most attractive full-frame systems on the market. With a wide range of lenses, at various prince points, and two camera manufacturers to date, the system is now has a bright future.

7Artisans 55mm f/1.4 TL unboxing

Unboxing the 7Artisans 55mm f/1.4 TL and taking the new toy for walkies, attached to the Leica CL

Panasonic Lumix S1 Review: On the road with a stack of L-mount and M-mount...

How does the new Panasonic S1 compare with Leica's four-year-old SL? Do all L-munt lenses perform well with the S1? What problems arise when using M-mount lenses on the Panasonic? Jono goes forth with the S1 and a staggering array of lenses.

Leica SL2 arrives: A very desirable upgrade for L-Mount fans

Leica's much-rumoured replacement for the innovative SL has arrived at last. With a bigger sensor, in-body stabilisation and class-leading video, it is likely to have a wider appeal than its predecessor.

Panasonic Lumix S1: First impressions

Monkey business: The Panasonic S1 and 24-105 f/4 in full auto: Lazy photographers of the world unite....

Panasonic 24-70 S Pro: How it stacks up against Leica’s Vario-Elmarit-SL and the Lumix...

How does Panasonic's new 24-70mm Lumix S Pro zoom compare with the Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm? On paper, the new Lumix offers a good deal.

Sigma’s new full-frame pocket camera

Sigma has today announced a "pocket-sized" full-frame camera featuring the L-Mount, an all-electronic shutter and no viewfinder. It is smaller than Leica's APS-C CL.

55mm f/1.4 TL prime: Worth a punt at £139?

What to expect from 55mm f/1.4 TL-mount lens for £139? We are going to find out soon....