Panasonic LX5

I had an LX5. Bought after a shamefully promiscuous period trying all sorts of compact digitals. The LX5 stayed longer than any other. I’d certainly take a look at the newer LX7 if the LX5 appeals too. Apart from the lens, and the other specs you can check and read about in any review, I’ll …

Hi-Fi Cables

Musical signals are low-bandwidth and not remotely challenging to transmit through a wire. The human brain however is a terrible measuring instrument, as it recalibrates itself continuously, selectively tuning in or out frequencies or entire sounds – like the hum from the fridge. That’s right, your brain┬áremoves┬ásound. Until you decide it’s important ( can you …

Bremont explained

Awfully nice brothers start a watch business. They’re named English, well-spoken, and wear quality open-necked shirts and good shoes. Although their brand-name is French, they push the appeal to Englishness. A certain type of Englishness though – more polo than football, Queen and Country over Queen’s Greatest Hits. Historical, romance, and adventure allusions are frequently …

Unsupported

You receive a “Support” email from a major company where they end with “don’t reply to this email, it’s not monitored and you won’t get a reply”. Followed by “Please go back to the website support area, where you will be led through multiple hoops to try and fend off any possible chance of human …