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List of fixes in the upcoming Leica Q firmware update 2.0 *UPDATED*

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This is the list of fixes that will be included in the upcoming firmware update version 2.0 for the Leica Q camera:

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Leica R-adapter L for the SL Typ 601 starts shipping

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The Leica R-adapter L for the SL Typ 601 (for using R lenses on the SL) started shipping in the US (the price is $750).  The adapter is compatible with R lenses produced after 1976. Here is the full list of supported lenses:

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Leica Q firmware update version 2.0 to be released on July 26th

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I received some information that a new firmware update version 2.0 for the Leica Q camera will be released on July 26, 2016. The download links will be available on Leica’s website and in the Leica Owner’s Area.

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Leica at Photokina 2016

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Leica Camera AG to be ‘Official Photography Partner of Photokina 2016’ with a professional presence in Hall 2.1, and major exhibition at the Leica Gallery in Hall 1 Wetzlar, 20 July 2016: Leica Camera AG has announced that its presence this year at photokina 2016 in Cologne will be focused on professional photography and the […]

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Leica will work with other electronics companies

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After the Huawei P9 smartphone, Leica will continue to work together with other electronics companies. The cooperation with Huawei was only the beginning – this is according to the German magazine “Capital” (issue 08/2016, EVT July 21). The exact quote from Leica CEO Oliver Kaltner was: “There are lenses in every television, every console, action cameras, drones. We […]

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Leica announces APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH lens in silver anodized finish

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Today Leica Camera officially announced the silver anodized version of the APO Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH lens (I reported this rumor last week). The US price is $7,995 (£5,900 in the UK). Pre – order links: Popflash Leica Store Miami Leica Store San Francisco Tamarkin BroadwayCamera Reddotcameras Rangefinder (HK) B&H

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