A 75mm Noctilux, holy moly!

We heard the rumors months ago about this Leica 75/1.25 Noctilux, but now it’s real. I have to be honest: I’m quite excited about this lens. If it’s as good as the 50/0.95, I might be seriously tempted. But before we all get sentimental, let me clarify some things. I’ve been in the temptation to […]

Coming up: the 35 goggled Cron review

Yes, I know, holidays are over. It’s time to get back to work! I’m working on my review of the goggled 35 Cron and my friend Maarten (owner of the analog camera store) has a Canon 50/0.95 available for a review. Can’t wait to see that lens. Meanwhile one shot of this vintage lens in […]

Leica SL drops 1000 Euro in price

Today Leica announced that the SL will we lowered in price by 1000 Euro. That means that the SL will retail for slightly more than 6000 Euro. By now, it is significantly cheaper than the Leica M10. This is bad news for SL owners, as the prices of used SL cameras (not that I’ve seen […]

Wish list for Leica SL firmware 3.1 update

Recently, Leica improved the SL with the release of a new firmware version. Version 3.0 features a couple of outstanding improvements: continuous exposure preview is my personal favorite. Here’s an excellent overview of the improvents: I think Leica did very well with this update, but I think there’s still room for improvement. After surfing around […]

A new Leica for me: the SL

Yes, the Leica M10 is a fabulous camera, but last week I bought a brand new Leica SL. I’ll tell you why. First of all, while I know many M-users asked for a camera without video, I actually use video on my cameras. Not on the M240 (because it looks crappy), but I hoped for […]