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Leica M digital rangefinder

Leica M 240 firmware update 2.0.1.5 coming on Monday

The previously rumored Leica M 240 firmware update is already listed on Leica’s website (currently the link points to the 2.0.0.12 version): The change log is also not yet available – my guess is that everything will be officially released on Monday. Stay tuned for details.

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Leica M 240 100 years anniversary limited edition camera

One of our sponsors, Reddotcameras, informed me that Leica has released a new limited run of the M240 rangefinder in chrome and black with the 100 years logo engraved on the top plate. The UK price is £5,100.00 (incl. VAT, around $8,600). I am still not sure if this version will be available in the US. Only […]

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Leica M Set Edition “Leica 100″ now available for pre-order

The Leica M limited edition set with the new Leica 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens that was announced for the 100 years anniversary of Leica Camera is now available for pre-order at the Leica Store Miami. Additional information on the set can be found here.

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The 2014 LHSA raffle is now open

I have been on the road in the past few days and will be catching up on the latest Leica related news in the next few hours. The 2014 LHSA raffle is now open to both members and non-members. You ca win a Leica T system or a Leica M camera body:

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New Leica M Typ 240 firmware update to be announced in few days

Last month LeicaRumors broke the news about a new upcoming Leica M (Typ 240) firmware update. Today LUF confirmed that Leica Camera will release the firmware in the next few days (given that no errors will be found during the beta testing). Stay tuned for additional details.

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Breaking: new Leica M-A film camera and 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens

Westlicht revealed the mystery  item for the “100 years of Leica” special auction: a boxed set with a new Leica M-A film camera based on the Leica MP, a Leica M Monochrom and 28mm, 35mm, 50mm Summilux lenses (including a new Leica 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens, previously discussed here and here). For now the new MA and […]

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New Leica books

Several new Leica books will start shipping in the next few weeks/months. The first one is the Leica M Typ 240 – The Expanded Guide book: Amazon US  (see also all Leica books) Amazon UK  (see also all Leica books) Amazon Germany  (see also all Leica books) Amazon France  (see also all Leica books) Amazon Italy (see also all […]

Leica M Typ 240 - The Expanded Guide book
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