Leica Camera at the 2014 Photokina show

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Few images from the Leica booth at Photokina and some of the new products that were announced yesterday:

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All Leica Photokina announcements in one place

60 years Leica Photokina 2014
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Many new products were released in the past 24 hours. Here is the recap:

Pre-order options:

New Leica products:

Other announcements:

Firmware updates:

With just few small exceptions (Leica M-E upgrade) my previous "predictions" were spot on, especially on the Leica M Edition 60 which I first reported back in 2012. As previously reported, a new Leica Monochrome camera is still to be announced in the next few months.

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New Leica products available for pre-order *UPDATED*

The new Leica products are now available for pre-order at:

Here is a more detailed list that includes many of the new Leica accessories:

...updates in progress, refresh this post for the latest info...
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New Voigtländer lenses: 35mm f/1.7 Ultron, 40mm f/2.8 Heliar and 15mm f/4.5 Super Wide Heliar

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Voigtländer announced three new VM lenses for Leica M mount (check pricing and availability):

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Zeiss Distagon T* 1,4/35 ZM lens officially announced

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The Zeiss Distagon T* 1,4/35 ZM lens is now officially announced and is available for pre-order in black and silver (the lens listing is wrong). Additional information after the break (PDF file with MTF charts can be downloaded here).

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Leica M Edition 60 camera announced

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The Leica M Edition 60 camera is now officially announced (see pre-orders options at B&H and Leica Store Miami):

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Several new Leica M lenses announced (silver Nocti and 35 Lux, new Summarits)


Leica announced the previously rumored new M lenses (see pre-orders options at B&H and Leica Store Miami):

  • Leica Noctilux M 50mm f/0.95 silver lens
  • Leica Summilux M 35mm f/1.4 silver lens
  • Leica Summarit M 35mm f/2.4 silver lens
  • Leica Summarit M 90mm f/2.4 silver lens
  • Leica-Summarit M 75mm f/1.4 silver lens
  • Leica Summarit M 50mm f/2.4 lens

Additional details:

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