The different Leica Safari kits are also part of the currently ongoing promotion (12% off). Check out the current availability and pricing at Leica Store San Francisco (they offer three different Safari kits). The basic kit (with Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH lens) is also available at B&H, Adorama and Leica Store Miami.
Leica UK LTD is currently offering £500 off on many of the M digital bodies (excluding the Monochrome). Here are the details from Reddotcameras:
Epson Sponsors "Between Worlds" Exhibition at Leica Gallery in Los Angeles
Black-and-White Exhibit Printed on 64-Inch Epson Stylus Pro 11880
LONG BEACH, Calif., July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson today announced it is sponsoring the "Between Worlds" project, the latest series of Waterscapes released from renowned artist and photographer Henthorne. Partnering with Earthscape artist Andres Amador, Henthorne captured images where earth, sea and sky unite. The black-and-white exhibit was printed entirely on the Epson Stylus Pro 11880 64-inch photo printer and is now open through Aug. 31 at the Leica Gallery in West Hollywood, Calif.
There is a new price drop on Voigtlander lenses for Leica M cameras (VM lens mount):
- Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 lens: was $750, now on sale for $699
- Voigtlander 21mm f/1.8 lens: was $1,200, now on sale for $1,049
- Voigtlander 28mm f/2 lens: was $630, now on sale for $599
- Voigtlander 35mm f/1.2 II lens: was $1,200, now on sale for $999
- Voigtlander 50mm f/1.5 black lens: was $900, now on sale for $799
- Voigtlander 50mm f/1.5 chrome lens: was $1,050, now on sale for $949
The new prices are also reflected at Adorama and Amazon.
Adobe released Camera Raw 9.1.1 and Lightroom CC 2015.1.1 updates with support for the Leica Q camera. Here are the download links:
Adobe Camera Raw v9.1.1 will be the last version available for CS6 users:
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In addition to the new Q screen protector, Leica is now also selling their own screen protectors for the M and T models:
Digitalversus published an interesting interview with the designers behind the Leica Q (Typ 116) camera. Some interesting points:
Follow along with Melbourne-based street photographer Jesse Marlow as he captures his own unique view of the city with the new Leica Q. For Jesse, the benefits of the Leica Q include its small and discreet nature and the ultra-fast auto focus that gives you the opportunity to capture those shots that would otherwise be missed:
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