Saturday, August 24, 2019

Billingham Hadley Small Pro brings requested new features

The Billingham Hadley Small was always our favourite small-outfit camera bag. But it lacked a handle, a rear pocket and a luggage-trolley strap. Now the Hadley Small Pro brings all these features and also adds a quickly detachable feature to the shoulder strap.

Photo Fairs: Dates coming up, London and Bièvres

It's photo fair time again and we have three events to look forward to in the next month--two here in the south of England and the big daddy of the all, Bièvres near Paris. Here's more information for your diary.

Leica Monochrom joins the discount club

More discounts on Leica rangefinders. Whatever next?

CCD Celebration: Refurbished M9s with à la carte now available from Wetzlar

Introduction I was visiting Wetzlar early in July and visited the new Customer Care Reception (where the store used...

Leica Q2 snaps Extinction Rebellion

Today I took the Q2 on assignment to the London climate change protests, organised by an outfit called Extinction Rebellion.

Leica announces three limited edition M lenses

Three new M-system lenses to lust after. Credit cards at the ready....

Sigma 45mm f/2.8 DG DN lens for L-Mount: First impressions

Sigma's relatively inexpensive 45mm f/2.8 Contemporary lens is a fine addition to any Leica SL or Panasonic S1/R camera. It comes closer to Leica quality than the modest price tag would suggest.

Leica M-E concept gets more support

Looks like there is an appetite for a cheaper entry-level M rangefinder. Should Leica follow Apple in offering a range of new vereisons of older cameras?

Leica job losses as company faces the second digital revolution

The camera market continues to shrink but Leica remains optimistic as it tackles the second digital revolution. This is despite recent setbacks.

Leica à la carte off the menu

Leica's à la carte service is for the chop. So get your orders in before the end of May if you want your very own customised rangefinder.