Leica Q (Typ 601) review on Dpreview

Leica Q (Typ 601) review on Dpreview
'As usual these days Dpreview reviews are a dogs dinner. Lots of contradictions and errors.. e.g. 'The Q is both low profile (with some gaffer tape over that red dot) and responsive. It's a great combination for street shooting. If 28mm feels too wide, at least you have 24MP to crop with.' ???'
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The Photography Show NEC Birmingham March 20th. 2016

The Photography Show NEC Birmingham March 20th. 2016
'My overall impression was that numbers were down on last year, though that could have been the different day. But this is the only big photographic show in the UK and it was a Sunday afternoon, so I would have expected more. The 'lectures' and presentations were well attended though and David Bailey was apparently there somewhere.'
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Leica @ The Photography Show - The Leica SL (Typ 601)

Leica @ The Photography Show - The Leica SL (Typ 601)
'After last years appearance it was nice to see Leica back again with a large stand. Complete with red telephone and post boxes to push home the red dot branding. I went to have a hands on with the Leica SL (Typ 601) and somewhat worryingly for my bank balance I really liked the feel of it. '
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STOCK DIARIES - Does the Sigma Foveon Sensor work for Stock Photography?

STOCK DIARIES - Does the Sigma Foveon Sensor work for Stock Photography?
'The Foveon sensor with it's high-resolution ultra-sharp images would seem to be a likely candidate for shooting low ISO stock landscape / location / nature / travel material. And while that is certainly true, there are a few issues that make it less than ideal to use.'
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STOCK DIARIES - Kenilworth castle with the Sony A7r II

STOCK DIARIES - Kenilworth castle with the Sony A7r II
'Ancient monuments, castles and places of history are always popular places to visits, places to write about in magazines and on websites and are a pretty obvious choice as locations for stock photography. And those of us who do that for a living make sure that we make of the best of such locations close to where we live.'
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LENS IS or IBIS - which is better? Video and stills stabilisation on the Sony A7r II

LENS IS or IBIS - which is better? Video and stills stabilisation on the Sony A7r II
'Using Canon IS lenses and cameras with IBIS, such as a Panasonic GX8 and my newly acquired Sony A7r II has merely confirmed what I have believed for years. That lens IS is better than in-camera IBIS systems for me. The reason is simple. Lens IS is tuned for the specific lens, IBIS isn't. '
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The best video stabilisation I've ever used

The best video stabilisation I've ever used
'And I have no hesitation in stating this is the best lens IS I've ever used (and it's the same on all Canon stabilised lenses including the 10 year old 24-105mm f/4) and also the best IS i've ever used, including the much feted 5-axis stabilisation on Olympus and Canon cameras.'
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Full Frame DSLR images - More thoughts on Sony FE and professional mirrorless.

Full Frame DSLR images - More thoughts on Sony FE and professional mirrorless.
'And it strikes me that Sony still don't really know who the FE system is for. They cannot imagine that professional photographers will dump their Canon and Nikon gear and go to Sony can they? Sure some may make the switch, but most won't.'
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