Friday, December 13, 2019

William Hannah’s new pen case and notebook fastener

William Hannah's leather-bound loose-leaf notebooks are the best. But that's just my opinion. Now you can add an elastic fastener and a colour-matching leather pencase. It makes a perfect Christmas present.

New Apple Mac Pro? That will be $53,000, please. Cash or Apple Pay?

Are you sitting comfortably? In the UK the new Apple Mac Pro, fully specced, will cost over $70,000 or £54,000. Where to order?

Jonathan Slack at Red Dot Cameras open day

Jono Slack is at Red Dot Cameras in London on Saturday to tell you all about his experiences as a camera and lens tester. See you there!

James Bond minds his Ms and his Qs

Looks like Leica could have muscled in on the next James Bond film, No Time to Die. Following an appearance on Good Morning America yesterday, Daniel Craig whipped out a Leica Q (or perhaps a Q2) in front of the press.

Leica M10 Monochrom to bring a larger sensor to the party?

Japanese camera site Nokishita has told us that the forthcoming Leica M10 Monochrom will have a larger, 41MP sensor. What does this mean for the current M10 and the prospect of an M11?

Leica Owners’ Area updated and ready for business

After an absence of several months, the Leica Owners' Area is now up and running again with an improved graphic interface. It could be the home for all your cameras and lenses, even those from third-party manufacturers.

The Sigma fp will arrive in the UK early in December at £1,999

The UK price of he Sigma fp and the kit (wth the 45mm f/2.8 prime) have now been announced. Stocks should reach dealers early in December.

Paul Smith Leica CL Special Edition: The colourful alternative

For £500 more than the standard CL/18mm kit you can go muti-hued with the new Paul Smith Special Edition. But with only 900 available for the world market they will be pretty thin on the ground.

Olive Oyl, auto blogging and a new SL arrival from Leica

The self-blogging blog and a new arrival at Macfilos Towers, Leica's SL2

Lenny rides again with a bottle of champers and a pop-up bar

Lenny Kravitz, Leica Drifter in hand, has moved on to a Dom Pérignon special edition complete with a case that opens up as a bar. Read on....