Sunday, May 31, 2020

Linda Lens meets Kid Click: A rare glimpse of the superheroes of photography

Linda Lens, Woman Photographer joins Kid Click, the teenage snapper in this edition of Camera Comics.

April Fools’ Day cancelled due to Coronavirus

Has April 1 been cancelled? There have been some half-hearted attempts but, in general, it's a non-event. At least we can celebrate Apple's birth.

Britons supporting the National Health Service in any way they can

People throughout the world are coming together to help fight the virus and to take pressure off the shoulders of the professional health carers. In Britain, after a hearty clap for carers, over half a million volunteers are about to start supporting the vulnerable.

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.

Red Dot Cameras closes temporarily but puts new emphasis on mail-order

During the current uncertainty, Red Dot Cameras in London will move entirely to web-based trading. The store in Goswell Road, City, will close temporarily from Monday, March 23.

Macfilos, photography and the V word

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been plodding on with photography posts. I've thought several times that I should mention the elephant...

Rock & Roll straps for the Leica SL and SL2

Rock & Roll's Leica SL straps have been updated with a new method of attachment which is more secure and neater. We're reviewing three of them here.

Leica introduces 64MP medium-format S3

If you are struggling with the SL2, here's a camera body that is three times as heavy. Cue the all-new Leica S3 DSLR with a 64MP medium-format sensor. Definitely one for the pros.

Rock & Roll leather-covered rope straps for Leica

The latest Rock & Roll camera straps combine the strength and veratility of climbing rope with a fine nappa leather sheath complement any Leica camera.