Wednesday, June 26, 2019

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

Aperture bites the dust — again

Apple's Aperture is about to fall off the cliff. It's time to look around for a replacement.

Photo competitions: Make the most of your pictures

Entering competitions can be a rewarding and even lucrative pastime. Here's how to make more of your photography

What a fool says he

We've all done some silly things in our time. But this one takes the biscuit in my book....

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

Typewriters and the Mueller touch

Did Mueller himself type his report? The two-space-after-stop convention leads to suspicion....

Is this the least expensive native L-mount lens for your Leica CL?

What do you get for £139 if you are in the market for an f/1.4 prime for your Leica CL? Quite a lot, as it happens....

Leica X Vario – The Dance of the Seven Veils

True, true, I did sell my Leica X Vario — but only after two years of entertainment. It went to a good home and I moved on.....

The camera that dare not speak its name

A well-known German camera manufacturer has upset a well known and very large country. Can the brand survive?

Birds peck mirrors and foul car doors

Why do birds defecate under car mirrors? Macfilos takes a peck at discovering the truth.