“Be rapt” gift guide: compact cameras

1. Sony RX100 II Great for: The Traveller/Hobbyist The Sony RX100 II is a great compact camera for anyone looking to cut down on size, whilst retaining better image quality. This camera is small enough to fit in you pocket yet big enough to produce some of the best shots on the compact market. Price: $765 from […]

Continue Reading » 12/12/2013 - Posted by: CameraPro

Leica announces two new bodies to its M system family: The M and M-E

It is here! Leica’s much anticipated addition to their line-up of full frame cameras, the The M and its little brother M-E are now official! Since the introduction of the rangefinder system in 1954, Leica M film cameras have been considered by many photographers to be the perfect tool for capturing the fascination of a […]

Continue Reading » 09/17/2012 - Posted by: Jancy

Fuji X-Pro1 Announced

Camerapro is excited to announce that the Fujifilm X-Pro1 has been officially released! We are expecting pricing to be announced later this month. In the meantime, we are accepting pre-orders, to give you the opportunity to get your hands on the first shipments of this awesome camera which promises to be one of the hottest […]

Continue Reading » 01/10/2012

A visit to Leica Academie: 2 days of Leica — Day 2

Day 2 9am Sharp, we gathered outside the hotel and and headed back to the Leica factory to learn more about their different ranges of products. First up was sport opticss, followed by the S-system. We had a demonstration of different sport optics, of the different binoculars, monoculars and telescopes. The ultravivid compact binoculars are […]

Continue Reading » 08/13/2011 - Posted by: Jancy

A visit to Leica Academie: 2 days of Leica — Day 1

Jancy tells of her experiences during her visit to the Leica Academie last week. Day 1 Waking up to Weztlar’s sunshine and a nice breakfast at the hotel, we got on the bus and hit the road to Solmes, the Leica factory. After a short 20 minute drive, we arrived in the Leica HQ store. […]

Continue Reading » 08/13/2011 - Posted by: Jancy

The Leica M9: A hands-on review (part one)

In this Leica M9 review, we will give a hands on review of the amazing Leica M9 rangefinder, including its history, where it sits today, and just why everybody needs a Leica! Doing a review of the Leica M9 has been one of my greatest pleasures as a reviewer to date. Imagine photography as it […]

Continue Reading » 04/15/2011