Wednesday, September 28, 2016

SpaceX: Making Humans a Multiplanetary Species

yesterday's live webcast with Elon Musk discussing the long-term technical challenges that need to be solved to support the creation of a permanent, self-sustaining human presence on Mars.

Monday, September 26, 2016

10 years of digital M

"Expressing personal visions, capturing special moments in iconic images, telling stories in pictures and leaving tracks – this is what unites famous M-Photographers around the globe.

What makes the M the perfect camera for them all is its unique rangefinder technology, the excellent lenses and the ability to shoot with extreme discretion. The M-Camera each of them chooses is of no importance. The only decisive factors are their personal preferences..."

read the full feature here.

source: Leica

always want: EFFECTOR Mars

pic source: Rivet & Hide

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

nonnative fall/ winter 2016 "BACK TO EVERYDAY PEOPLE"

Leica Sofort

with the Photokina imminent, more and more news are published. in addition to the 10 years Leica Ginza M-P i posted on monday, there's another titanium M-P coming and now Leica announced their first instant camera, the Sofort (german for instant/ immediately). equipped with a Automatik-Hektor ƒ/12.7 60mm lens (34mm equivalent on 35mm film) and three focusing modes: macro / standard (60cm-3m) / infinity (3m-infinity). the camera will take Leica branded Instax Mini film (or its Fujifilm counterpart), which is available as monochrome or color film. the camera is coming in three colors (let's hope there will also be a black or silver version) and will charge your wallet with 300€ 280€, each film will cost 15€. for more informations click here.

pic source: Leica

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Porter Boston Bag

"This bag is small enough to meet all hand-luggage regulations - it will easily fit into an overhead cabin or under an A320 seat - yet, with a bit of smart packing, could contain enough to last you a week or more. Also includes a laundry bag, a pouch for toiletries and drawstring bag to store your Boston."

available in olive, black and navy from the Monocle Shop.

source: Monocle