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Kenji leather case for Leica M10 camera

In a LeicaRumors post from March I covered several different half cases for the Leica M10 camera and a few weeks later I was contacted by Kenji …


Leica updated their CCD sensor upgrade pricing for the SL Typ 601 camera

With the recent price drop of the SL Typ 601 camera, Leica updated their CCD sensor upgrade pricing for that model (the upgrade is available for …


Leica M10 meets the motoring stars of yesteryear


Reflecting on the Leica M9 as a hiking camera while doing without By Morgan Trimble

<b>Reflecting on the Leica M9 as a hiking camera while doing without</b><p><b>By Morgan Trimble</b><p>For the past three months, I’ve been without my most-loved camera.</b> …


Leica M10 firmware arrives with major bug fix

Leica has released firmware for the M10, correcting a bug from firmware that produces black images in some cases during short …


Discussion points: Critical features

For most of the history of photography, we only had shot-to-shot* control over four things with our cameras: focal plane, exposure via shutter and …


Unverhofft kommt oft

Es war mal wieder so weit: Standby!<p>Ich glaube, vor allem Flieger wissen, was ich meine, wenn ich sage, dass Standby einer der blödsten Momente bzw. …

Leica M10 firmware update released

Leica released new firmware update version for the M10 camera that corrects the issues when in certain cases black images were produced when …


Leica Super-Elmar 21mm f/3.4 ASPH Review

The Leica Super-Elmar 21mm f/3.4 ASPH (SEM21) is one of those lenses that it’s impossible to find a flaw with. It’s just that good in every way. This …


Chasing Stories: ‘Eyes wide open! 100 years of Leica photography’ featuring Julia Baier

Following its enormous success in Germany, Austria, Belgium and Portugal the spectacular exhibition ‘<i>Eyes Wide Open!</i> 100 years of Leica photography’ …


Leica: the camera that freed the world – in pictures

Adored by everyone from Henri-Cartier Bresson to Sebastião Salgado, the Leica compact revolutionised photography – taking it out of the studio and onto the streets. The exhibition Eyes Wide Open! celebrates 100 years of pivotal moments


The first Leica M10 limited edition is already released in collaboration with Brooks Brothers

The first Leica M10 limited edition camera is already released in collaboration with the US fashion brand Brooks Brothers. The set includes a silver …


Minimalistisch: Leica M10

Using a Leica M 240 for Fashion by Isi Akahome

<b>Using a Leica M 240 for Fashion</b><p><b>by Isi Akahome – His Instagram is HERE</b><p>Hi Steve,<p><i>It’s been 5 months since I got my first Leica, the M240</i>, and I have …

Leica M-series

Zambia with the Leica M8: Cropped CCD sensor still produces the goods



Es war Dezember 2016 als mir Carl Zeiss in einem Paket unter anderem das <b>Zeiss Biogon 28mm F2.8 ZM</b> für die Leica M zugesendet hat. Zu dem Zeitpunkt …

Leica M10 as a street photography tool


Leica APO-Summicron 75mm f/2 ASPH Review

This is a mini and general impressions review of this lens. I only had the pleasure of having it for a few months. The Leica APO-Summicron 75mm f/2 …


John And Barbara - Anatomy

I am a self taught photographer based in the UK. I enjoy several different categories of photography with a particular emphasis on still life. Many …

Leica Cameras

Cruising Grand

I usually shoot with film at Cruising Grand. This week, I went digital.<p>This past Friday was a cooler night than normal for this time of year. It was …


Slight Change of Course

I haven’t written anything lately and that’s reflected in my photography. I think it has a lot to do with coming off my project 365. Doing a year …


Das Zeiss Distagon 15mm f2.8 für Leica M

Ein Ultraweitwinkel an einer Leica M? Ööhm, kann man machen, warum auch nicht, aber ob das wirklich sinnvoll ist? Das wollte ich rausfinden. Ich bat …

Portrait shooting with the Leica SL and M lenses by Marc Wick

<b>Portrait shooting with the Leica SL and M lenses</b><p><b>by Marc Wick</b> – See his site at www.marcwick.500px.com<p>Hi Steve and Brandon,<p>It is always a pleasure to …


Leica Summilux 35mm f/1.4 ASPH FLE Review

The Leica Summilux 35mm f/1.4 ASPH FLE is a lens I’ve owned for about 3 years in total, and used extensively for almost all genres of photography – …



When I evaluate a camera, I evaluate it for my own working style, referring as needed to other usage potentialities which might differ a little—there …

The Leica M10 goes with me Everywhere by Dan Bar

<b>The Leica M10 goes with me Everywhere</b><p><b>by Dan Bar</b><p>Hello Steve!<p>I Just read your article “BUY A CAMERA WITH YOUR HEART”. So true, I could not agree …


Leica M10 lens reports

Just a quick recap on the Leica M10 lens reports I have done in the past few months (the next M10 report will be on the 7Artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens for …


The Leica M9M Monochrom - First few shots and initial impressions

I’ve fancied a Leica Monochrom since the day they were announced. It can’t have been that long after that my mate Pete bought one and sent me a few …


Leica Summilux 50mm f/1.4 ASPH Review

The Leica Summilux-M 50mm f/1.4 ASPH is a lens I’ve owned twice in the last five years. I’ve considered writing about my experience of it for a …