Dr Andreas Kaufmann

A visit to Wetzlar, meeting Dr Andreas H Kaufmann.

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Dr Andreas H Kaufmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Leica, and whose family is the majority owner of the Leica Company, invited us to visit Wetzlar. Good friend and fellow Leica shooter James Kezman also joined the visit. This followed a recent, friendly discussion on Facebook about Leica Manufacturing and Marketing (more on that below), so the trip was arranged …

Most “liked” images on Facebook in 2016

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Well, “likes” are  a 21st century social phenomenon, loved by some and loathed by others. As many of you know, I am a bit of a data geek, and I consider “likes” an interesting social reading of people’s views. Spurred on by a current Instagram trend to show off one’s “best nine” of 2016 via an automated process, I decided to look at …