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New Leica bags from Angelo Pelle

Angelo Pelle, a handcraft company based in Florence, announced three new leather bags for Leica cameras: the Firenze Bag, the Iconic Cartella and the compact Henri Bag (available in different colors):

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Voigtlander Super Wide Heliar 15mm f/4.5 VM III (2014) lens pictures

Voigtlander recently released pictures of their new Super Wide Heliar 15mm f/4.5 VM lens (called also model “III” or “2014” version) that was announced last month at Photokina (no pictures were available at that time):

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Leica X Edition Moncler limited edition camera

New limited “Edition Moncler” edition camera from Leica based on the Leica X (type 113) model – only 1,500 pieces will be produced. Additional details are available on this dedicated website.

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New Leica accessories

Here are the latest Leica accessories: → Arte di Mano announced new half cases for Leica T (Typ 701) cameras. → New Match Technical T-Strap lug kit adapts your Leica T 701 camera to accept conventional straps. More information is available here (for all UK readers: the kit is available at Red Dot Cameras). → New Leica […]

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Leica rumored to announce a new M Monochrom and a M240 Lenny Kravitz edition

In the next few months Leica is rumored to announce a new M Monochrom camera and probably a new M240 Lenny Kravitz edition in raw/coated brass (I already mentioned those rumors back in September). FYI – Lenny Kravitz is a Leica shooter:

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Leica M4 modded with a Canon Rebel sensor

Eugene Zaikonnikov added a digital sensor from a Canon Rebel camera to his Leica M4 rangefinder. Detailed information, including source code, schematics and few sample photos can be found on GitHub. Additional details on the project are available on Rangefinderforum and Petapixel. There is already a Kickstarter project for the development a 3D-module to convert a Leica M3 camera to digital by […]

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Adobe Camera Raw 8.7 and DNG Converter 8.7 RC add support for some of the latest Leica products

Adobe released Camera Raw 8.7 and DNG Converter 8.7 RC (release candidate) with support for the following Leica related products: Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) Leica SUMMICRON-S 100 mm f/2 ASPH (Leica S) SLR Magic 50mm T0.95 Hyperprime cine lens (Leica M) The CC version can be downloaded here, the CS6 version is available here.

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