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Berlin by Taschen
11/9/09 – 06:00 | No Comment
Berlin by Taschen

It would seem wonderful photo books are coming our way quite often now and this is clearly the best we’ve had so far.

New cameras from Leica!
9/9/09 – 22:37 | No Comment
New cameras from Leica!

Leica isn’t a firm which releases new models often. It’s usually content to sit on the fringe of the camera owning crowds with a dedicated and fearlessly loyal bunch of users and with much …

Eugène Atget – Paris
6/9/09 – 19:29 | No Comment
Eugène Atget – Paris

Eugène’s photography collection of Paris is an absolute gem. This title came to us only today, although to be fair it’s been out a little while. Thank the stars for second hand book …

Off The Wall
5/9/09 – 20:19 | No Comment
Off The Wall

As soon as you post one DDR story, more seem to pop out of the woodwork.

Goodbye to incandescent light bulbs
2/9/09 – 22:24 | No Comment
Goodbye to incandescent light bulbs

This one has been a long time coming, but as usual there are always some ostriches around with their heads in the sand suddenly surprised by the news.  This time its the EU wide ban on the old fashioned incandescent light bulbs that have lit our homes for a few generations but are hopelessly inefficient, and expensive to keep replacing.

DDR Nostalgia
29/8/09 – 17:29 | No Comment
DDR Nostalgia

Ah…it seems nostalgic sites seem to be coming to EL quite often now.