Month: April 2014

Posted on: April 27, 2014 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Leica T System

Leica introduced a new camera system with interchangeable lenses and a new Leica T mount, the Leica T. It is supposed to be positioned between Leica’s X lineup and the M System and is priced at 1.500 €  for the body and about the same for each of the two …

Posted on: April 26, 2014 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Blue Gin from Austria

The highly acclaimed Blue Gin was delivered last thursday as well. It is a small batch gin from Austria which received the gold award in the best gin category at the Destille 2013 according to mixology.eu. I am not familiar with the Destille Award in detail nor am I a frequent …

Posted on: April 17, 2014 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Stauffenberg Dry Gin by Stauffenberg-Edelbrand

I’ve got mail… Stauffenberg Dry Gin from Berlin. It comes with the best invoice envelope from any webshop ever and is supposed to be a delight. According to mixology.eu it was the shooting star at Destille 2013, receiving the silver award in the best gin category.

Posted on: April 3, 2014 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 3

My Super8 8mm Experiment – Digital Intermediate

As explained before, I have to choose between various options to digitize my 8mm film. There are some things I can do myself. I could capture the film playing on a projector using a digital camera or I can try out manually scanning every frame with a flatbed scanner and …