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Sunrise Walk in Swakopmund

Friday, 6 May 2022

I feel that some camera systems have the ability to transform the users way of thinking or seeing things that can sometimes feel very drastically different...

Thoughts on the Voigtlander Color-Skopar 35mm PII

Monday, 11 April 2022

This lens has been around for quite some time in one form or another. This particular Version II Pancake was released in 2004 and hasn’t seen a revision...

Thoughts on the Leica Tele-Elmarit 90mm

Monday, 11 April 2022

This Tele-Elmarit 90mm f/2.8 was in production from the early 60’s to the early 70’s. Being not particularly girthy but wider than its successor, it...

Leica M11 Tri-Resolution Marketing

Saturday, 9 April 2022

As one poster in the Leica Camera Forums mentioned, “ Friends do not let friends use M11 'pixel binning’ ”.
Leica Marketing:
Stay flexible...

Thoughts on the Summicron 5cm f/2 Type 1

Thursday, 31 March 2022

Last year I was given my grandfathers Leica camera equipment. Amongst which was a 1956 Leica Summicron 5cm, the collapsible Version I.
It was in...

Finally a Leica Part II

Wednesday, 30 March 2022

It's the end of March 2022, and you're probably wondering, what happened with the M10 Monochrom including the months from December to March.

Finally a Leica

Saturday, 13 November 2021

My experience with Leica has been short and intermittent, but I’m not unfamiliar with the sytems' oddities and that it's not all rainbows and unicorns....